Archive for the ‘News’ Category

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
Using the Wiris equation editor in D2L
Try this java-free equation editor in your online class. Posted March 16, 2014
Open Educational Resources (OERs) and Accessibility
Get information on Open Educational Resources (OERs) that support accessibility and reduce costs for students through these free webinars. Posted March 6, 2014
Desire2Learn 10.3 upgrade coming this summer
See the updates coming to Desire2Learn 10.3, which PCC will be upgrading to in June 2014. Posted March 4, 2014
Results from the spring 2013 DL student survey
See results from the Spring 2013 DL Student Survey. Posted January 29, 2014