Jul 14, 2024  
2022 Faculty Handbook 
2022 Faculty Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty & Student Resources


Faculty Commons

Faculty Commons, accessible at https://ace.instructure.com/courses/1495582 or through your Canvas dashboard, is a virtual “hub” of faculty resources. On Faculty Commons you will find all of the following:

  • Training Resources
  • Observation Rubrics & Schedules
  • ACE Directory
  • Announcements for Faculty
  • Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
  • And MUCH more!

Please take time to explore Faculty Commons; all faculty members will have access to this valuable resource.

Student Commons

Student Commons, accessible at https://ace.instructure.com/courses/860602 or through your Canvas Dashboard, serves as the “virtual hub” for all student resources. Students are enrolled in Student Commons from the time they are enrolled at ACE and have access to all the support resources available through Student Commons. As a faculty member, you also have access to this area to assist you in seeing what resources are available to students and/or to utilize any of them in your own practice. You will find the following in Student Commons:

  • New Student Orientation
  • Writing Center
  • Digital Tools Center
  • Career Services Center
  • Diversity and Inclusion Center
  • Internship Toolbox
  • Student Teaching Resources
  • Dissertation Resources
  • Capstone Resources
  • General Education Competency Information
  • And MUCH more!

Please take time to explore this area and feel free to refer your students to resources available on Student Commons as needed.

Professional Development and Training Portal 

The Professional Development and Training Portal, accessible at https://ace.instructure.com/courses/1626028, provides ACE faculty and staff countless self-paced training opportunities. Trainings include:

  • Soft Skills
  • Leadership
  • Programs and Products
  • Time Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Communication
  • Stress Management
  • and MUCH more

Please be sure to check out all the training resources available to you that can be completed at your own pace!