You Matter - online and face-to-face

YOU Matter – Online and Face-to-Face

Student-instructor relationships matter in community college classes — regardless of whether a course is taught on-campus or online. But when you teach online, you need to be more intentional about […]

Teaching with OER OpenStax Canvas Course Shells

Teaching with OER OpenStax Canvas Course Shells

In this 9-minute video, Dr. Jennifer Carlin-Goldberg from Santa Rosa Junior College shows how she uses Canvas Commons to import sample course shells with free OpenStax textbook content. Jennifer also […]

Equitable Access to Educational Technology Tools

Equitable Access to Educational Technology Tools

Founded in 1998, the Foundation for California Community Colleges (Foundation) is the official 501(c)(3) auxiliary to the California Community Colleges’ Board of Governors and Chancellor’s Office. Since 1999, the Foundation […]

Professional Development: Connecting is Key

Social Reinforcement Think about your most meaningful professional development experience over the past year. What was it? Were you sitting in your office watching a recording of a past webinar? […]

Pedagogy of Love: Teaching for Humanity

Pedagogy of Love: Teaching for Humanity

Pedagogy of Love: Teaching for Humanity Love is Essential Valentine’s Day celebrates love.  Whether it’s romantic, fraternal, familial or personal, many recognize the power of love. No matter how you […]

Tweeting Your Way to Professional Growth

Tweeting Your Way to Professional Growth

Tweeting Your Way to Professional Growth This post is the third in a series about principles in teaching and learning with contributions by Jim Julius and Lene Whitley-Putz. Social media […]

Using Principles to Guide Professional Practice

Using Principles to Guide Professional Practice

Using Principles to Guide Professional Practice This post is the first of a series about principles in teaching and learning with contributions by Lené Whitley-Putz and Michelle Pacansky-Brock. In early December, […]

Online Teaching Confession from a Convert

Online Teaching Confession from a Convert

I mentally stomped my feet when our counseling faculty recommended that, to better accommodate students, I offer my English 101 course, which is contextualized for first responders and administration of […]