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Washington Street Campus, Ware Student Commons, Suite 205
2201 S. Washington St
Amarillo, TX 79109

Phone: (806) 371-5920



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Free NISOD Webinar and Publications

by Heather Voran
Published September 16, 2020

What is nisod?

NISOD stands for National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development

NISOD is specifically geared toward Community Colleges and provides many free and low-cost professional development resources for member colleges.

Contact Heather Voran for Amarillo College's NISOD login information to access these and other free professional development resources.

UPCOMING Complimentary Webinars


October 1, 2020

Webinar: Questions That Create Connections: Fostering Deep Learning in Person and Online With Polling and Quizzing  


September 8, 2020

Battlefield of the Mind: A Closer Look at Test Anxiety

September 1, 2020

Brackets Are for More Than March Madness: Using a Snowball Pitch Activity to Foster Student Engagement and Learning

August 24, 2020

Problem Solving for the Future: Teaching Using Scenarios and Backcasting

August 18, 2020

Humility and Humor: A Holistic Approach to the New Online Reality

August 11, 2020

Mastering the Third Culture: Helping Students Navigate the Technology-Based, At-Home-Learning Environment

Seeking innovation Abstract authors

NISOD is always seeking submissions for their flagship publication, Innovation Abstracts, which highlights inspiring and innovative practices, programs, and ideas happening on community college campuses. Each week, Innovation Abstracts is sent out in the newsletter NISODirect, which has a circulation of over 10,000. Faculty, staff, and administrators all over the country tune in to read, share, and put into practice the ideas explored in these articles. Submissions that focus on equity in the classroom, mental health and trauma support, resources for first-time community college instructors, and online learning strategies are especially welcome. Click here to submit your work to this nationally-circulated publication! If you have any questions, please contact NISOD publications manager Cody Bowie,