As California’s community colleges adopt the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) as part of the state’s Online Education Initiative (OEI), librarians have new opportunities to bring library research and information literacy instruction into the online environment. Sponsored by the Council of...Read more
In spite of distance education being a thriving force for the past twenty years, its progress at many post-secondary education institutions has been challenged due to a lack of satisfactory online student support services. This presentation from the 2017 OTC Conference attends to the need of a...Read more
Made available through the Online Education Initiative, Canvas was chosen as the Common Course Management System in early 2015. Since that time, over 90% of the California Community Colleges have chosen to adopt Canvas as their sole CMS provider. This presentation from the 2017 OTC conference...Read more
During the spring 2016 semester, College of the Redwoods ran a small pilot to test both the technical aspects of Canvas data collection, as well the utility of the process from the instructor's perspective. At the end of the pilot it was clear that the Canvas outcomes tool streamlined the Student...Read more
High schools are requesting dual enrollment courses from your college, but you currently don’t have a model for successfully fulfilling their requests. This presentation from the 2017 OTC conference shows how one college has increased its FTES and student success rates and maximized its human...Read more
Gaps between online and on-campus retention and success tend to be wider when we look at disadvantaged socio-economic groups. Unfortunately, research primarily targets on-campus strategies for improving retention and success as they relate to student equity. Modern LMS’s now offer easy-to-use tools...Read more
This presentation from the 2017 CCCSFAAA conference highlights changes to the FSA verification process for the 2017-18 award year. Additionally, this presentation includes an overview of regulatory changes, documentation requirements, as well as verification reminders to ensure accurate processing.Read more
A few months after Canvas by Instructure was selected to be the common course management system for the Online Education Initiative, the @ONE program began offering the course: Introduction to Teaching with Canvas. Gregory Beyrer co-developed the class and has helped hundreds of colleagues learn...Read more
This presentation from the 2017 Online Teaching Conference includes considerations and tips for creating accessible content. When you use the tools in the Rich Content Editor in Canvas you can help ensure your online content is more accessible to all your students. This resource shows how to fix...Read more
The Challenge The Ventura College Promise (VC Promise) was designed to encourage students to enroll in college the fall semester after graduating high school and enable them to attend full-time. Data indicates that these two factors — transitioning directly from high school to college and having at...Read more
With the latest transition from using prior year tax information to using prior-prior year tax information when completing the FAFSA, the issue of resolving conflicting information has become a hot topic. This session from the 2017 CCCSFAAA conference will discuss exactly what conflicting...Read more
This presentation from the 2017 CCCSFAAA conference addresses the administration of Title IV funds when a student adds or drops courses and also student withdrawals (excluding R2T4 calculation). Additionally, this session provides an in-depth explanation concerning student withdrawals on the...Read more
Would you like to learn about the program review process and the most common compliance findings? This presentation is a walk-through of the program review process, highlighting the areas with the current "Top 10 Program Review and Audit Findings." Learn what you can do to improve your school's...Read more
eLearning Module Resource Description The Challenge: African American students are facing some of the largest equity gaps in community college. A²MEND was created to improve the equity gap in completion for African American community college students, as well as add professional development...Read more
This presentation includes information on integrating professional development across various plans. These include Diversity, Institutional Effectiveness, Student Success, and Basic Skills plans. Other topics covered are The Learning-and-Effectiveness Paradigm, example missions and vision...Read more
This presentation from a pre-conference session at the 2017 4CSD Conference covers the basic tasks and responsibilities of the PD Coordinator on campus and offers insightful questions and methods for creating your PD plan and Flex Days. Also discussed are your Committee structure, needs assessment...Read more
eLearning Module Resource Description Description of Content Santa MonicaCollege’s Scienceand Research Initiative (SRI) collaborated with the Black Collegians and Adelante programs to target intensive support for introductory chemistrystudents. The resulting Chem Boot Camps have had a significant...Read more
Honoring the Past, Navigating the Present, Imagining the Future This session focused on examining the current state of our system and shared the challenges that affect our present circumstances. Included in this resource are videos capturing multiple sessions from Brian Murphy, President, DeAnza...Read more
IEPI, in partnership with the Statewide Academic Senate and select AACC CA Guided Pathways colleges, sponsored two pathways events in late 2016 and early 2017. These two-day events were designed for college leadership teams interested in learning about different strategies for implementing a...Read more
A panel of Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) members share how they are adopting open educational resources (OER) for degree pathways, certificates, and courses at their colleges. This is panel presentation from the 2016 Online Teaching Conference.Read more