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Alert: Mt. SAC has Transitioned to Online Classes and Services (see www.mtsac.edu/online). Learn more about our COVID-19 response at www.mtsac.edu/health.

  Tools & Services for Faculty

Mt. San Antonio College offers many digital tools and services in addition to Canvas to support teaching and learning . On this page, you can find information about using tools integrated into Canvas and services offered at Mt. SAC as well as the corresponding requirements regarding accessibility and copyright/fair use. There are also links to many course design resources.

Contact us for consultation to create or redesign the use of online course materials.

Tools that Expand Uses of Canvas

    • Exams in Canvas: Proctorio and Respondus
      Tools for Processing and Proctoring Exams in Canvas

      Click above for info on

      • When to use Quiz versus Assignments
      • Basics on Classic Quizzes & New Quizzes in Canvas
      • How to provide accommodations by adding time or attempts in Canvas
      • Submit your quizzes to the Test Processing Center for help moving them to CanvasTranslate your paper quizzes to Canvas with Respondus 4.0
      • Learn about Proctiorio, Mt. SAC's test proctoring tool in Canvas (and where to find more)
    • Screencast-o-matic: Easy screencast or webcast video maker
      Making Videos in Canvas with Screencast-o-matic!
      • Turn Screencast-o-matic on in your course menu (Settings > Navigation)
      • Use our institutional license to easily create screencast or webcast videos in Canvas
      • How to set up Screencast-o-matic in your class(es)
      • Learn how easily you can make Screencast-o-matic videos accessible in Canvas
      • Try out the easy new features in our Premier account
      • Engage students with Video Assignments 
    • PlayPosit: Turn Videos into Interactions
      Turn Your Videos into Interactive Lessons with PlayPosit

      Where is it? Access PlayPosit in the Rich Content Editor or in Assignment (in Details page, under Submission type, choose "External Tool" and find "PlayPosit"-it integrates to Gradebook)

      • Upload videos from YouTube, Vimeo, or 3C Media to PlayPosit
      • Learn how to make a "bulb" lesson with quizzing, annotation, or reflection questions
      • Get Analytics on how your students are using the videos in your course(s)

 

Accessibility Resources & Captioning Services

 Information about free services, self-paced learning, and other resources related to accessibility, and Universal Design for Learning

Course Design Resources 

Most of these are free or low cost. Some require you to create an account.

FCLT is Here to Help!

We can assist you with accessibility, course design, Canvas, or other educational technology.

    • In-Person Workshops

      Information Forthcoming

    • Custom Department Workshops or Projects

      We can work with your department to schedule a custom workshop. 

      Email fclt@mtsac.edu or call (909) 274-5016 to coordinate a workshop.

    • FCLT Office Hours

      Stop by with your question during our office hours:

      Wednesdays and Thursdays 2:00 - 4:00 PM

      6-262 (top of left stairwell on south side of building)

    • Appointments

      Make an appointment with one of our FCLT staff.

      Instructional Designers: Michelle Newhart and Eva Figueroa

      Computer Technician: Hugo Aguilera

      Email fclt@mtsac.edu or call (909) 274-5016 to schedule an appointment.

    • Walk-Ins

      We welcome walk-ins and can meet with you, our schedules permitting, M-Th 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.