Professional Learning Resources



Professional Development Resources at San Diego Mesa College

There is a plethora of professional development resources that are easily accessible today.  Mesa College is able offers some particular resources for its employees as well as sharing the knowledge of others.

finish line game

ATD’s Finish Line Game helps increase awareness of the barriers to student success. Community college faculty, administration, and trustees will have a richer understanding of the journey of today’s college student, particularly low-income students and students of color.

Reserve the Finish Line Game Here for your meeting or event!


self-paced learning

Self paced learning provides a huge range of topics for employees to use at their own pace and based on their individual needs. All resources below are free for Mesa employees! 

Free Access to!

Learn a new skill online at your own pace! has over 4500 topics iconincluding:

  • Business (including marketing, leadership, management, and more!) 
  • Creative (including audio & music, CAD, Design and Photography)
  • Technology (including Big Data, Developer, IT and Web)

Mesa College employees (and all employees of the SDCCD and the California Community College system) get free access to via the CCC Professional Learning Network.  As a CCC employee, it's free! Just be sure to register through the CCC Professional Learning Network.

Ready to get started? 

  1. You must register at the CCC Professional Learning Network first. 
  2. Once registered, you'll be able to use their "Learn" link to access for free. 


100+ On-Demand Trainings accessible in six different categories.

  • At-Risk Populations
  • Campus Safety
  • Organizational Development
  • Student Success
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Technology

Access Go2Knowledge Today!
username: SD Mesa College
password: Go2sdmesa

PLUS...Access to Unlimited Live & Recorded Webinars 
View the calendar and topics. Contact Eva Parrill to request access to a webinar for your or for a group.  LOFT also has space to host your webinar. 

California Community College State Chancellor's Office 

The CCC State Chancellor's Office is establishing a growing number of professional development resources:

@ONE - The @ONE Project makes it easy for California Community College faculty and staff to learn about technology that will enhance student learning and success. 

Professional Learning Network - Your access to and other resources and trainings available through the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office.

Training Resources - Microsoft Office & Windows training courses from San Diego Community College District Office of Information Technology

Collegiate Sharing

What professional work would you like to share with your colleagues?

  • Research?
  • Dissertation?
  • Published?
  • Sabbatical Project?
  • Video or PPT?

Email us your document or link for us to post.

View the growing Mesa College employee produced knowledge base!

External Resources

Links to just a sampling of resources to help you teach, serve and succeed.

Have a resource that you would like ot share, please drop us a line with the link and a short description.

View resources.


Please note that if you have been a previous user of and would like to transfer your previous training history, playlists, and bookmarks, you must select “yes” when asked, “Are you a current or former member of” In selecting yes, it will prompt you to type in your old username and password.