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LAST_UPDATED2 Thursday, 23 June 2016

Education Planning Initiative session at the Online Teaching Conference 2016.Offering 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 existing career requirements, in addition to other personal priorities.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by CENIC Wednesday, 22 June 2016

CENIC 2.0: The Right Connection, March 19-22, 2017, in San DiegoJoin the Corporation for Education Initiatives in California (CENIC) in San Diego, March 19-22, 2017, for The Right Connection: CENIC 2.0. Many exciting topics will be on the agenda, including improving access and equity, advancing scientific research, the intersection of technology and arts/culture, as well as the exciting work of California's "smart cities."

LAST_UPDATED2 Wednesday, 08 June 2016

Skyline College, photo courtesy of CCC Chancellor's OfficeThough the school year is ending, the California Community Colleges (CCC) Education Planning Initiative (EPI) is not slowing down. With many projects moving into new development phases, communication with stakeholders remains a priority.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by CCC TechEDge Staff Thursday, 16 June 2016

cccsecuritycenter logo 2016Security News is a periodic roundup of IT security news important to the California Community Colleges. In this roundup: University Pays Almost $16,000 To Recover Crucial Data Held Hostage >> Academy Of Art University Victim Of Successful Spoofing Attack >> Sequoia Union High School District Victim Of Successful Phishing Attack >> FERPA Violation At Poway Unified >> Berkeley Public Schools Unauthorized SSN Disclosure >> California Virtual Academies Discovers Security Breach.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Crista Souza Thursday, 26 May 2016

EdExchange Open Data StandardA group of higher education organizations has begun piloting EdExchange, an open standards-based way to securely exchange real-time data—such as electronic transcripts—between academic institutions and their service providers.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Pat James Wednesday, 08 June 2016

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe big news out of the California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI) is that, since contracting with Instructure for the use of Canvas in July 2015, 84 of our 113 colleges have made the decision to adopt the system.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Karen Fraser-Middleton Thursday, 26 May 2016

CCC Common Assessment InitiativeWith nearly 45 colleges scheduled to activate CCCAssess during the Fall 2016 term for Spring 2017 placement, college Information Technology (IT) departments are eager to understand what will be involved in converting to the new system.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Karen Fraser-Middleton Wednesday, 08 June 2016

California Community Colleges Common Assessment InitiativeThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Common Assessment Initiative (CAI) has created new resources to help colleges implement CCCAssess, the new assessment tool that was custom designed for the CCC.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Crista Souza Thursday, 26 May 2016

CCC Information Security & IT Accessibility EventThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Information Security Center and Accessibility Center are joining together to present a two-day workshop event for CCC IT professionals, July 25-26, 2016, at Mt. San Antonio College.