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Distance Learning Faculty- Get paid to create video for your course!
Congratulations to the 2013/14 participants of Video Camp! Check out their wonderful productions: Roger Anunsen, Gerontology “The Aging Mind” Playlist Tatiana Snyder, Psychology “What is a Sports Psychologist?” and “What is a Forensic Psychologist?” Glenn Johnson, Health & Physical Education – “Exercises with Proper Form Series” Playlist   Do you want to create beautiful and […] Posted October 1, 2014
WAMOE logo PCC offering free MOOC for online educators
Web Accessibility MOOC for Online Educators (#WAMOE) Registration opens today! Free 5 week course from October 20 to November 22. WAMOE!  We are excited to announce that PCC’s Distance Education department is partnering with D2L to offer a free Web Accessibility MOOC for Online Educators (Twitter hashtag: #WAMOE). This MOOC provides educators with practical, hands-on […] Posted September 29, 2014
Webinar: 104 Best Practices for D2L Technology on Sept. 23rd
Check out these great tips for using D2L as you start the academic year. Posted September 16, 2014
“Applying the Quality Matters Rubric” – Online workshop for Oregon CC instructors
I am pleased to announce the next opportunity for online instructors at PCC and other community colleges in Oregon to participate in the online workshop “Applying the Quality Matters Rubric.” The workshop will start on Tuesday, October 28th and end two weeks later. It will be facilitated jointly by Kristen Kane (Columbia Gorge CC), Tani […] Posted August 21, 2014
Distance Learning Faculty- Get paid to create video for your course!
Sign up for Video Camp to work with professionals to create media for your online course. Posted June 30, 2014
Mandatory DL Orientation Update 2
This is an update from Distance Education about the mandatory DL orientation project and a delay in its implementation until Winter 2015. Posted June 13, 2014
PCC attends Oregon Open Educational Resource Summit in Astoria, OR 1
PCC attends a state Open Educational Resources (OER) summit in Astoria, OR to investigate options for using free resources in online classes. Posted June 2, 2014
Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014
Distance Ed (and others) are celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014. Posted May 15, 2014
Another successful Subject Area Accessibility Study concludes! Another successful Subject Area Accessibility Study concludes! 1
Faculty from CIS, CAS, and CS have finished a term-long study of accessibility issues unique to their disciplines. See what they learned from their work. Posted April 28, 2014
image of drone asking for ID and password Drone proctoring now available 14
See the new drone proctoring service available for remote online students. Posted April 1, 2014