LAST_UPDATED2 10 August 2017 in News by Kate Jordahl

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe Course Exchange, developed by the California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI), is an exciting new way for students to access the classes they need to complete their educational goals.

LAST_UPDATED2 10 August 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

California Community Colleges Education Planning InitiativeEven as many California Community Colleges (CCC) students enjoyed their summer breaks, work continued on college campuses implementing an education planning tool suite developed as part of the CCC Education Planning Initiative (EPI).

LAST_UPDATED2 10 August 2017 in News

CCC Maker, part of Doing What MATTERS for Jobs and the EconomyTwenty-four California community colleges were awarded a total of $6 million to establish “makerspaces” — do-it-yourself centers where students have access to technology that allows them to create, invent, learn and share ideas.

LAST_UPDATED2 27 July 2017 in News by Crista Souza

California Community Colleges Technology Center Enabling ServicesThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Technology Center has adjusted its organization to simplify the way it communicates with campuses that are involved in one or more CCC Chancellor’s Office-funded technology projects.

LAST_UPDATED2 27 July 2017 in News by Crista Souza

Van Ton-Quinlivan, California Community Colleges Vice Chancellor of Workforce & Economic DevelopmentThe Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC) named six new directors to its Board of Directors, including a top official from the California Community Colleges (CCC) Chancellor’s Office.

LAST_UPDATED2 27 July 2017 in News by Crista Souza

TechEX17 - Internet2 2017 Technology Exchange ConferenceA call for Gender Diversity Scholarship applicants is open for the Internet2 2017 Technology Exchange Conference (TechEX17), being held in San Francisco this October. Scholarship applications will be accepted through Aug. 18.

LAST_UPDATED2 27 July 2017 in Opinion by Jory Hadsell

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe months of July and August provide some terrific opportunities to get insights into how California’s community colleges are leveraging Canvas as the centerpiece of a robust online education ecosystem targeted at bringing student support front and center into the online learning experience.

LAST_UPDATED2 27 July 2017 in News by Jorge Burwick

California Connects Mobile Internet logoCalifornia Connects, a service offered through CollegeBuys, is celebrating its first anniversary this month. California Connects is a mobile hotspot powered by Sprint that works for any Wi-Fi enabled device.

LAST_UPDATED2 13 July 2017 in News by Sandoval Chagoya and Rebecca Miller

Nearly 1,100 attendees gathered for the Online Teaching Conference 2017, held Monday, June 19, through Wednesday, June 21, at the Hilton Anaheim, in Anaheim, Calif.In June, nearly 1,100 faculty, staff and administrators involved in online education gathered in Anaheim, Calif., for the Online Teaching Conference 2017 (OTC'17), an annual event of the California Community Colleges (CCC) for more than 15 years.

LAST_UPDATED2 13 July 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

Career Coach student support tool available from the California Community Colleges Education Planning InitiativeFor some potential California Community Colleges (CCC) students, the first step in their educational pathway is determining which career they would pursue after graduation from college.

LAST_UPDATED2 13 July 2017 in News by Crista Souza

California Community Colleges Common Assessment InitiativeA hoped-for fall launch of the California Community Colleges (CCC) common assessment has been put on hold. The hold will allow the Chancellor’s Office to further study issues that first led to an analysis of the CCCAssess pilot.

LAST_UPDATED2 13 July 2017 in News by Kate Jordahl

Nearly 1,100 educational professionals attended the Online Teaching Conference 2017, June 19-21, 2017, at the Anaheim Hilton in Anaheim, Calif.The Online Teaching Conference 2017 (OTC) — held June 19-21 in Anaheim, Calif. — featured sharing of online knowledge among educators from across the state. It was an amazing event and it’s time to mark your calendars for next year!

LAST_UPDATED2 22 June 2017 in Opinion by Jory Hadsell

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeEarlier this week I had the opportunity to attend and present at the Distance Education Coordinators’ annual retreat, sponsored by the California Community Colleges Distance Education Coordinators Organization (CCC DECO).

LAST_UPDATED2 22 June 2017 in Opinion by Sean Keegan

California Community Colleges Accessibility CenterRecent legal outcomes have identified the expectation for higher education institutions to identify a college representative to oversee information and communication technology (ICT) accessibility issues.

LAST_UPDATED2 22 June 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

California Community Colleges Education Planning InitiativeOffering courses online is a priority for the California Community Colleges (CCC). It is understood that students lead busy lives, juggling coursework with family and/or career responsibilities, in addition to other personal priorities.

LAST_UPDATED2 22 June 2017 in News by Jorge Burwick

CollegeBuys, a program of the Foundation for California Community CollegesThe Foundation for California Community Colleges, through its CollegeBuys program, renewed its partnership for technology products with CDW Government (CDW-G), a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions.

LAST_UPDATED2 22 June 2017 in News by Andrea Chatwood

prolearningnetwork logoThe Professional Learning Network (PLN) contains hundreds of helpful resource documents and videos that are meant to be shared among colleagues at all 114 California Community Colleges (CCC) campuses across the state.

LAST_UPDATED2 08 June 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

Nursing students at Long Beach City College; photo courtesy of the California Community Colleges Chancellor's OfficeDetermining the best approach in helping students achieve success is one of the main priorities of the California Community Colleges (CCC). One recent, high-profile reform is the California Guided Pathways Project.

LAST_UPDATED2 08 June 2017 in News by OEI Staff

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeOver the years, the California Community Colleges (CCC) has deployed innovative programs and initiatives that support the best interests of the state’s 113 community colleges. Among these is the CCC Online Education Initiative (OEI).