Online Learning Support Center (OLSC)
A Faculty Resource for Teaching with Technology in the Library & Learning Resources Division.
The OLSC supports all Mt. SAC faculty in their use of education technology for all course types, traditional, hybrid, and fully online. Drop by the OLSC office in Building 6, Room 262 to find out more about cool ways you can save time, simplify administrative tasks, engage students, and gain new digital tools for your teaching toolkit.
Use our Resources to Prepare for Accreditation!
Click here to access the Preflight Checklist, with tools to review your online and hybrid courses for accreditation readiness! The list is divided into 4 major checks that come complete with resources to get our course in tip-top shape for Accreditation! Questions or need support? Contact OLSC!
Canvas & OEI
Canvas is coming to Mt. SAC!! Click here to learn more about Canvas and the timeline for transition process. Learn more about Canvas in our online orientation and receive training on Canvas at Mt. SAC in the upcoming year.
ONLINE EDUCATION INITIATIVE (OEI) Canvas is only one of the tools and resources being rolled out as a part of California's Online Education Initiative. Find out more about free tools for faculty and students at Mt. SAC.
September is the last month for our online, self-paced Moodlerooms course. To sign up for this course, go to the POD Calendar and click on the listing in the last calendar day of any month! (You do not have to wait for the last day of the month to begin the course, it is self-paced.) Moodlerooms self-paced training will be retired as of December 2016. Start preparing for the transition to Canvas by planning to attend a Canvas Migration session. More info here
Looking for something else?
OLSC supports faculty for Moodlerooms use, teaching technology, course design, and distance learning. Here are some other online support services available on Mt. SAC campus:
|IT Support||The information technology (IT) department resolves internet, network, facilities, or technology problems. To get help on an IT-related issue, contact the help desk or visit the IT web page.||Link|
|Moodlerooms Support for Students||This page answers the most common student questions about using Moodlerooms, and leads students to the right resources should they need additional support.||Link|
|Learning Support for Students||Services geared specifically to support students can be found in the Learning Assistance Center.||Link|
|Distance Learning Support for students in online or hybrid courses||If you are taking a hybrid or fully online course, Distance Learning also has resources for you.||Link|
|Retreat Info & Docs for Library and Learning Resources Division||If you work in the LLR division and you want documents from the 2016 Library and Learning Resources Division Retreat, you can find those here||Link|