DE Summit

5th Annual VCCCD

Distance Education Summit

Hosted by Oxnard College and VCCCD Distance Education Advisory Group

Creating Great Teacher Content ~ Connecting with Students

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Event Description:

Join your colleagues from across the district from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 19th as we explore effective practices in connecting with students in online education. Coffee, tea, and Continental breakfast. 

This professional development opportunity at Oxnard College is presented by the VCCCD Districtwide Distance Education Advisory Group, and includes these presentations and workshops:

 

  • Keynote Speaker: Michelle Pacansky Brock - Humanizing your online class - Using synchronous (live) and recorded videos in your class.

Michelle’s work has helped online instructors across the nation understand how to craft relevant, humanized online learning experiences that support the diverse needs of college students. In her current role as Faculty Mentor for the California Community Colleges CVC-OEI/@ONE, she coordinates professional development in support of quality online teaching and learning and is leading an intersegmental California Learning Lab grant project that will examine the impact of humanized online instruction on diverse students in undergraduate online STEM courses in California.

 

 

DE SUMMIT TENTATIVE AGENDA 

8AM-8:30AM 

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 

8:30-9:15AM 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Michelle Pacansky Brock

9:30-9:55AM 

ACCESSIBILITY - MATTHEW SPINNEBERG (MC) 

10:05-10:30AM 

CANVAS; USING THE CANVAS "SYLLABUS" AS A DYNAMIC HOMEPAGE - SCOTT WOLF (OC) 

10:30-10:45AM 

BREAK/NETWORKING 

10:45-11:15AM 

SESSION 3 – BILL SGRO PODCASTS, STUDIO (MC) 

11:25-11:50AM 

SESSION 4 – RAY TRACY VIDEO CLIPS AS A CONNECTION TOOL IN ONLINE INSTRUCTION (VC) 

11:50AM-12PM 

CLOSING/RAFFLE/GIVEAWAYS 

  • Screen reader demonstration- Walk a mile in our students' shoes and hear how screen readers sound to students with disabilities.

  • Open Educational Resources - Why to consider them and how to find them.

  • Using video clips to engage students

Location

Oxnard College
4000 S Rose Avenue
Oxnard, CA 93033

 

 

Presentations from the 2017 DE Summit:

Presentation Presenter  
Exploring Open Educational Resources (OER) Barbara Illowsky, PhD Chief Academic Affairs Officer, CCC Online Education Initiative