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LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Jory Hadsell Thursday, 23 March 2017

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeThe California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI) has been actively engaged with colleagues statewide to expand support for online education in our system, specifically aimed at student completion toward transfer and enhancing access to high quality online learning opportunities.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Sean Keegan Thursday, 23 March 2017

Accessibil-IT blog: Automated Accessibility TestingLast month, we focused on the benefits of manual accessibility testing and why manual tests were more effective in determining the true level of accessibility and usability of a website for individuals with disabilities. While manual accessibility tests provide a more thorough approach, such techniques do not scale across multiple websites and thousands of pages.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Sean Keegan Thursday, 23 February 2017

California Community Colleges Accessibility CenterWeb and information technology (IT) accessibility evaluations involve a combination of both automated and manual accessibility testing. Whereas automated accessibility tests focus on code accuracy and technical conformance, manual accessibility tests focus on functionality and the degree to which an individual with a disability can perceive, operate and understand a website or IT product.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Jory Hadsell Thursday, 23 February 2017

California Community Colleges Online Education InitiativeAs a resident of Northern California this February, I have experienced an intense period of weather. Others around the state have also dealt with heavy rains, gusting winds, snowstorms, mudslides or flood waters. It’s a pattern we haven’t seen for a long time.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Jeff Holden Thursday, 26 January 2017

California Community Colleges Information Security CenterRansomware has been in the news lately, with one of California’s community colleges having recently fallen victim to it. If you are not familiar with the term, ransomware is a type of malicious malware.