Faculty Resources - Distance Learning

Various resources intended for faculty whom are currently DL certified or wish to inquire about getting DL certified.


Distance Learning Course Approval Process

Faculty must complete the Distance Learning Course Amendment Form to obtain approval for DL courses.
This is the NEW form as of Fall 2013 - please use THIS version

Completed Distance Learning forms must be submitted to Online Learning Faculty Coordinator, Mary Johnson, for review and approval by Distance Learning Committee.  Contact Mary Johnson at x6369 or mtjohnson@mtsac.edu.


Skills & Pedagogy for Online Teaching (SPOT)

Faculty must complete the Skills & Pedagogy for Online Teaching certification process before being assigned to teach a Distance Learning course.  For details on SPOT, go to http://spot.mtsac.edu

Faculty are expected to understand and comply with all Administrative Procedures, including AP 3720 (click here) regarding use of official Mt.SAC email for communications.

Faculty are expected to follow AP 3750, use of copyrighted materials (click here).


Distance Learning Faculty FAQs

Q:   I already know how to use Moodle from teaching at another college.  Can I use it here?

A: Not immediately. We do not use Moodle, per se, we use Moodlerooms which is slightly different. Conventional and Online Training is now available in Moodlerooms - see the OLSC page for more information.


Distance Learning Committee

Distance Learning Committee (DLC) meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays from 1:05 - 2:35 PM in room LTC-261.  Cochairs are Mary Johnson and Meghan Chen. 

...the DLC website

LMS Information

Moodlerooms is used for traditional as well as Distance Learning courses at Mt. SAC.  Login to Moodlerooms by clicking here:MyMtSAC Portal.


Online Learning Support Center (OLSC)

The Online Learning Support Center (OLSC) is the one-stop place for all faculty Distance Learning and Moodlerooms needs.  The OLSC is located in LTC-262, with the following personnel:  

Mary Johnson, - Room 262B, x6369 or (909) 274-6369
Sandra Weatherilt, - Room 262C, x6112 or (909) 274-6112
Hugo Aguilera, - Room 262A, x5300 or (909) 274-5300
Paul Kittle, - Room 228 (Library), x4258 or (909) 274-4258

Mt. San Antonio College

1100 N. Grand Ave., Walnut, CA 91789
Phone: 909.274.7500 • VPhone: 909.895.6634
For emergencies, call Campus Police: 909.274.4555 Ι Text-A-Tip: 909.274.9560

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All college-printed materials and Web info are available in alternative formats upon request.
Contact Disabled Student Programs & Services: 909.274.4290 or TTY 909.594.3447.

The 504/508 ADA Coordinators are located in Bldg. 4–1460 and can be contacted at 909.274.4225.