Welcome, Dr. Valschkia Dabney, to San Jacinto College! Dabney has been named the director of Educational Technology Training & Professional Development Department. In this role, she will provide leadership for the technology training at the College.
She will also work closely with the Educational Technology Leadership Team and the Human Resources Department, to implement the College’s Success Factors Learning Management System. This new system will replace the current Avatar System used by the College.
Prior to accepting her new position at San Jacinto College, Dabney served as the Director of the P-16 Initiatives at Blinn College and has vested more than 18 years in promoting student success in both public and private educational institutions. Throughout her career, she has also taught at a community college and facilitated training and professional development programs for a statewide teacher and administrator professional development program supported by the Gulf Coast Education That Works Tech Prep Consortium, Texas Education Agency and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
Dabney has also served on a number of committees and boards to support organizational change and improve collaboration among K-12 and higher educational institutions including the Brazos Valley Council of Governments – Education in Texas Committee, the Houston Northwest Chamber – Education Committee and the Educational Service Center Region VI – Career and Technology Administrators’ Committee. (More …)