|In this third webinar in our 3-part series on LibreTexts is a hands-on workshop where we will demonstrate a work plan for developing a book. We will begin with a discussion of how to create a textbook template map. Then, you will practice using the remixer to build the framework for a textbook.
LibreTexts III – Developing a Book and the Remixer
Thursday, June 23, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
|This second webinar in our 3-part series on LibreTexts is a hands-on workshop where you will practice editing a page. We will demonstrate the elements of the content editor, how to add figures and images, and how to add content boxes. We will also discuss how to build a template page for consistency in your book design.
LibreTexts II – Editing, Adding Images, and More
Wednesday, June 22, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
|LibreTexts is a powerful platform for all things OER – publishing, printing, developing, “remixing”, interactive exercises, homework systems, and more. This webinar will introduce you to LibreTexts and its capabilities, providing an overview of the simplest use-case scenarios.
LibreTexts I – Introduction to LibreTexts
Tuesday, June 21, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
|Accessibility is not an exact science – just when you think you know what you’re doing, you run an accessibility check and you have no idea how to resolve your issue. Join Kim Saccio, the ASCCC OERI’s Accessibility Specialist, to get answers to your questions and help with your accessibility challenges.
Accessibility Q and A
Monday, June 20, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
|Setting aside the well-established legal requirement that all resources be accessible, why does accessibility matter? How does inaccessible content hinder student learning and how does accessible content improve the learning environment for all students? Join us to get a glimpse of the student experience and hear from a student regarding his accessibility challenges. Learn what we can all do to improve the student experience.
Accessibility and the Student Experience
Thursday, June 16, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
|This is the second webinar in a two-part series covering accessibility essentials. In this session, we will discuss how to approach complex images, the importance of alt text, captions and figure elements, and how to use tables. We will also walk through how to use the free WAVE web accessibility evaluation tool to assess the accessibility of a resource.
Wednesday, June 15, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
|The Academic Senate for California Community Colleges’ Faculty Leadership Institute is being held this year at the Sacramento Citizen Hotel and via Pathable on June 15-18, 2022
At the 2021 Fall Plenary session, the delegates of the ASCCC voted and passed Resolution 01.03 Remote Attendance Option to ASCCC Events, and during the following December Executive Committee meeting, the committee identified three top priorities for ASCCC’s professional development events: Access, Engagement, and Impact. In order to make the event as accessible as possible for all attendees, regardless of the way they… more
ASCCC presents the 2022 Faculty Leadership Institute, held at The Citizen Hotel, Sacramento, CA.and in Pathable's Virtual Event Platform*, June 15-18, 2022
*subject to change*
|Accessibility is not only a legal and ethical requirement, it is central to creating resources that are inclusive and support the education of all learners. In this webinar, we will provide an overview of the basic considerations for developing accessible content and cover topics such as the proper use of headers, lists, links, text considerations, and colors.
Monday, June 13, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
|How do you mix various open licenses? How do you attribute content from multiple sources with different licenses? How are collections and remixes different and why does it matter? This interactive session is intended for those who are familiar with the various open (Creative Commons) licenses, but would like to expand their understanding. Bring your questions and licensing challenges.
Wednesday, June 8, 8:30 am – 9:30 am
|Ever wonder about the difference between “open”, “open access”, “free”, and “fair use”? This interactive webinar explores these concepts and gives an overview of each Creative Commons license, how it can be used, and how to give proper attribution using the TASL (Title-Author-Source-License) format.
Introduction to Open Educational Resources (OER) Licenses
Tuesday, June 7, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
|A new section-level data element has been introduced by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office that provides a code to track course material costs. XB12, Instructional-Material-Cost, has been added to the California Community Colleges Management Information System Data Element Dictionary. The implementation date for the new code is summer 2022. Join us for an overview of the existing definitions of ZTC and guidance with respect to the new data element.
Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC), Open Educational Resources (OER), and XB12, the New Instructional-Material-Cost Data Element
Thursday, June 2, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Please note that this event has been cancelled. All previously registered attendees will be notified of this cancellation. We appreciate your interest and hope to see you at other events!
|As the semester winds down for many, join us for an overview of additional professional learning modules and discussion about how you can use the resource to prepare faculty in your program. We’ll also do some collaborating within regional groups to build networks and further develop the ASCCC Rising Scholars community of practice.
ASCCC Rising Scholars: Regional Mixers
May 13, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Register for ASCCC Rising Scholars: Regional Mixers
|The 2022 Career and Noncredit Education Institute will be held May 12-14, 2022 at the Westin South Coast Plaza located at 686 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. Colleges are encouraged to send teams of practitioners and leaders to include career education (CTE) faculty, noncredit faculty, counselors, senate presidents, and faculty and administrative leaders involved in career education, noncredit education, and the California Adult Education Program.
COVID POLICY - COVID Precautions - Subject to change per change in regulations with the mask mandates. We will update the information as it… more
ASCCC presents the 2022 Career and Noncredit Education Institute, held at the Westin South Coast Plaza and in Pathable's Virtual Event Platform*, May 12-14, 2022
*subject to change*.