LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News by Crista Souza

CCC Tech Center Sunday at CISOA & 3CBG 2018, March 18, 2018, from noon to 4 pmFor the second year in a row, the California Community Colleges (CCC) Technology Center will be featured at the annual CISOA & 3CBG conference with an exclusive, half-day event focused on systemwide technology programs.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News by Crista Souza

Vulnerability Assessment & Management Services Through CCC Information Security CenterInformation security attacks are a real threat, with more network breaches occurring every year — and colleges are frequent targets. A single breach can expose the personal information of thousands of people, and could leave the college district liable.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News by Crista Souza

CCC Information Security & ICT Accessibility Workshops, Jan 8-9, 2018Registration is open for the winter IT workshops, presented by the California Community Colleges (CCC) Information Security and Accessibility centers. The workshops will be held January 8-9, 2018, at Evergreen Valley College, San Jose.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in Opinion by Sean Keegan

California Community Colleges Accessibility CenterMost colleges are aware of their non-discrimination obligations for students with disabilities, and can point to policies and administrative procedures outlining the institution’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus. Policies and administrative procedures are important, but those alone do not promote a culture of access necessary for student success.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News

CENIC Annual Conference, March 4-7, 2018, Monterey, Calif.Registration is open and speaker proposals are being accepted for The Right Connection: CENIC 2018, the annual conference of the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC). The conference will be held March 4–7, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency in Monterey, Calif.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News by Jorge Burwick

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Two technology vendors are hosting free webinars to help California’s community colleges gain a deeper understanding of their products’ functionality. On Nov. 29, Dropbox will discuss data security in the cloud, and on Dec. 7, Adobe Creative Cloud for Enterprise will cover named user deployment.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News

at one logo 2017The Online Network of Educators (@ONE) is providing a select number of scholarships for California Community Colleges (CCC) faculty, staff and administrators to attend the first annual Global Society of Online Educators (GSOLE) International Online Conference.

LAST_UPDATED2 16 November 2017 in News by Mirna Castañeda-Tinney

otc 2018 logo 280x183Registration is open for the Online Teaching Conference (OTC'18), happening June 18-21, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. In addition to two full days of conference programming, several full- and half-day pre-conference workshops are also available, with topics including designing and teaching courses in Canvas, online course accessibility, and other distance education tools and techniques.

LAST_UPDATED2 02 November 2017 in News by Crista Souza

California Community Colleges Common Assessment InitiativeDevelopment of CCCAssess, a common assessment test for math, English and English as a Second Language for the California Community Colleges (CCC), has ended, according to a recent announcement from the Chancellor’s Office.

LAST_UPDATED2 02 November 2017 in News by Andrea Hanstein

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI) continues to be recognized for its groundbreaking work of creating an online ecosystem for student success, completion, and faculty professional development.

LAST_UPDATED2 02 November 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

California Community Colleges Education Planning InitiativeThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Education Planning Initiative (EPI) is ending its conference season and has provided stakeholders with updates on the various tools and service EPI offers, and information on how to get involved.

LAST_UPDATED2 19 October 2017 in News by Crista Souza

Unlimited SSL Certificates Free to California Community CollegesCalifornia’s community colleges can obtain an unlimited number of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) certificates – free of charge – as a service of the California Community Colleges (CCC) Information Security Center.

LAST_UPDATED2 19 October 2017 in Opinion by Jory Hadsell

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI) has been actively working to support the needs of online learners at colleges throughout the system. One of the most important areas of impact for the OEI is helping colleges expand access to critical academic and support services for students.

LAST_UPDATED2 19 October 2017 in Opinion by Sean Keegan

California Community Colleges Accessibility Center Help DeskAddressing web and information technology (IT) accessibility topics can often raise more questions than answers. Changes in technology capabilities, including that of assistive technologies for students with disabilities, can create confusion and uncertainty as to what is considered accessible or the best practice for ensuring access.

LAST_UPDATED2 19 October 2017 in News by Mirna Castañeda-Tinney

otc 2018 logo 280x183Do you have a proposal you’d like to submit for an opportunity to address the online teaching community? The Call for Proposals is now open for the 2018 Online Teaching Conference (OTC’18).

LAST_UPDATED2 19 October 2017 in News by Jorge Burwick

Santa Monica College logoSanta Monica College (SMC) recently deployed PortalGuard within its environment as a solution to provide both security and usability. PortalGuard is available to California community colleges at a 75-percent discount through CollegeBuys, a program of the Foundation for California Community Colleges.

LAST_UPDATED2 05 October 2017 in News by Barbara Illowsky

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In a recent online discussion on the Basic Skills Coordinators Listserv, the question was posed whether any of the California Community Colleges (CCC) provides mathematics instruction in Spanish.

LAST_UPDATED2 05 October 2017 in News by David Quintanilla

California Community Colleges Education Planning InitiativeProfessional development is a critical component for the California Community Colleges (CCC) Education Planning Initiative (EPI). To support its goals, the EPI has joined with the CCC Professional Learning Network (PLN).

LAST_UPDATED2 05 October 2017 in News by Crista Souza

Stepping Up To LeadershipWe are all in a position to become campus leaders and serve students on a larger scale – whether leadership comes with a title change or not, according to California Community Colleges (CCC) faculty member and administrator, Kate Jordahl.