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The California Virtual Campus (CVC) provides complete, timely, and accurate information about online courses and programs in California higher education with a strong emphasis on the California Community College… Take me to the California Virtual Campus website

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Faculty Resources

Well-designed online courses are critical to student success. In the California Community Colleges, resources are not always available to help teachers identify course design strategies nor to implement them. Therefore, one of the main components of the OEI is providing the resources to faculty that are needed to ensure quality course design… Read more about faculty resources

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Student Success Resources

The Online Education Initiative (OEI) recognizes that increasing student success involves many aspects of student support beyond that provided by the classroom instructor. Many students are unaware when they register for an online course that the environment requires a skill set that is different from what is needed for the traditional… Read more about student resources

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Technology Resources

The Online Education Initiative offers colleges the technology resources to support students in completing their educational goals. Leading the way is Instructure’s Canvas, the common course management system (CCMS) selected with overwhelming support following a nearly one-year evaluation and review process… Read more about technology resources

RSS Student Success News

  • In Year 5, CCCApply Just Hitting Its Stride March 23, 2017
    The California Community Colleges (CCC) statewide application suite, known as CCCApply, will mark its fifth anniversary this spring, with nearly 6 million online applications processed since it first went live in 2012.
  • Seats Filling Fast For CISOA Tech Center Day March 23, 2017
    Seats have filled for Track 1 of Tech Center Wednesday, but space is still available for Tracks 2 and 3. The FREE half-day event will take place March 29 as part of the last day of the CISOA-3CBG 2017 Conference in Monterey, Calif.

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