Opinion

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Jory Hadsell Thursday, 24 August 2017

Marsha Reske, Dean of Distance Education at American River College (ARC), speaks at Can*Innovate, which was held Aug. 14, 2017, at ARC in Sacramento, Calif.As colleges geared up for fall term, staff and faculty who use Canvas gathered for a day-long event to share effective practices, build community and learn about integrating student support tools and services into online and hybrid courses.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Sean Keegan Thursday, 24 August 2017

Web Accessibility Regulations - California Community Colleges Accessibility CenterIn July, the Department of Justice (DOJ) placed rulemaking for web accessibility regulations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on the inactive list – an indication that no regulations should be expected any time soon.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Jory Hadsell Thursday, 22 June 2017

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 Written by Jory Hadsell Thursday, 27 July 2017

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 Written by Sean Keegan Thursday, 22 June 2017

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.