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Maintaining a Quality Distance Education Program

If you are seeking verification of attendance for a flexible calendar activity, please complete the request form.The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office presented the “Maintaining a Quality Distance Education Program” online conference on January 24, 2018, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. With five tracks comprised of three concurrent sessions, information was presented on a variety of methods to improve distance education on campus. The following session descriptions by track are listed. Links to the recordings for the sessions in each track are posted. PowerPoint presentation files are included for each session.

Faculty Track (Listen to the Recording)

The OEI Course Design Rubric: The Foundation for a Quality Program (Presentation Slides)Autumn Bell, Chief Professional Development Officer for OEI/@ONE, Online Education Initiative, FHDA CCD

OER-enabled Canvas Sample Course Shells (Presentation Slides)
Barbara Illowsky, Chief Academic Affairs Officer, Online Education Initiative, FHDA CCD.

Designing Technologies for Equity and Inclusion (Presentation Slides)
Jason Cole, Vice Chancellor Information Technology, Peralta Community College District. 

STUDENT TRACK (Listen to the Recording

Quest for Online Success Readiness Program (Presentation Slides)
Anita Crawley, Student Support Services Director, Online Education Initiative.

Distance Education Student Panel (Presentation Slides)
Moderated by Joanna Miller, Distance Education Coordinator, Moorpark College.

Making Equity Visible: A Student-Centered Approach to Online Learning (Presentation Slides)
Arnita Porter, Faculty/Online Student Equity Coordinator, Student Services, West Los Angeles College.

COMPLIANCE TRACK (Listen to the Recording

FERPA:  You Just Downloaded a Lawsuit! Working with Online Service Providers and Apps (Presentation Slides)
Ross Lemke, Help Desk Lead and Technical Assistance Provider, Privacy Technical Assistance Center.

Attendance Accounting for Distance Education Courses (Presentation Slides)
LeBaron Woodyard, Dean Academic Affairs, CCCCO.

Regular and Effective Contact (Presentation Slides)
Patricia James, Project Consultant for the OEI, Foothill De Anza District.

ACCESSIBILITY TRACK (Listen to the Recording)

Accessibility in Distance Education (Presentation Slides)
Gaeir Dietrich, Director, High Tech Center Training Unit.

Bringing our “A” Game: Lessons Learned in the Pursuit of Accessibility (Presentation Slides)
Autumn Bell, Chief Professional Development Officer for OEI/@ONE, Online Education Initiative, FHDA CCD.

Universal Design Online Content Inspection Tool: UDOIT (Presentation Slides)
Jacob Bates, UDOIT Lead Developer John Raible, Instructional Designer Karen Tinsley-Kim, Instructional Development Specialist.

LOCAL DISTANCE EDUCATION TRACK (Listen to the Recording)

Online Ed Accreditation and the Quality Focused Essay (Presentation Slides
A. Cathleen Greiner, Dean Business Sciences & Online Education, Irvine Valley College. 

Creating a Dynamic DE Team (Presentation Slides
Marina Aminy, Dean, Saddleback College Online Education & Learning Resources. 

Implementing Student Services in Distance Education (Presentation Slides)
Jodie Steeley, Director of Distance Education, Fresno City College.