Online Education Faculty Resource Center

The faculty, staff and resources of the Online Education department, in collaboration with the C3 Teaching and Learning Center, Professional Development Program, MiraCosta Instructional Designer Nadia Khan, and Peer Support Online Mentor Faculty, provide MiraCosta College instructors with online instructional technologies, course development assistance, workshops, and customized online education support.

Essential Requirements and Support for Faculty Teaching Online at MiraCosta

Faculty new to teaching online at MiraCosta should:

(Details on the compliance course and self-checklist requirements may be reviewed in the current MiraCosta full-time and associate faculty contracts.)

Upcoming Workshops and Ongoing Support Opportunities for Faculty

Spring 2022 Online Education Flex workshops all relate to key elements of the requirements of online instructors at MiraCosta (i.e., the elements of the self-checklist). All can be accessed via the same Zoom link:

  • 2-3 pm Wednesday 1/19 Meeting Accessibility Requirements for Online Classes
  • 3:15-4:15 pm Wednesday 1/19 Ensuring Regular Effective Contact Among Students Online
  • 3:30-4:30 pm Thursday 1/20 Ensuring Regular Effective Contact Between Instructor and Students Online

MiraCosta online peer support faculty, instructional designer Nadia Khan, and librarian/interim C3 Joyful Teacher in Residence Lauren McFall are also teaming with Jim Julius to offer three two-hour blocks of drop-in support – come to our Zoom meeting anytime during the times below, with any question or support request:

  • 7-9 pm Wednesday 1/19
  • 9-11 am Thursday 1/20
  • 1:30-3:30 pm Friday 1/21

During Flex week there are also many other great online-related workshops. Please see the Flex schedule and note especially:

  • Tool-focused support sessions on Canvas, Pronto, and PlayPosit (1/20)
  • Numerous other great workshops offered by faculty that relate to online equity and success for students

You might also be interested in these ongoing support opportunities and key resources:

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Media & Technology

Expolore the various instructional media & technology resources are available to MiraCosta College faculty.