For Online Faculty

Federal, State, and WASC guidelines provide specific course quality recommendations and standards for distance learning. Important materials for faculty teaching online related to Federal, State, and WASC guidelines can be found in the Insight Faculty Resource Center including information about:

Last Date of Attendance
Regular Effective Contact
Distance Integrity
Retention and Success Rates
Tools to Improve Student Learning

Communication from the Ed Tech Department to faculty teaching online classes is done via the list-serv. Emails include information such as class loads, Insight, roll-over specifics, etc. Resources for teaching online are located in the Resource Center for Distance Learning Faculty. All faculty teaching online have access to the Resource Center.

Information about Spring 2014

Online Classes for Spring 2014
All full semester online classes will open on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 8 am. Students are responsible for checking their instructor's website for important class details. Links to instructor websites can be found in the Class Schedule.

Log in/Password Information
All students who are enrolled in regular start online class will receive an email with the subject, "Welcome to Insight" sent to their CCSFmail address username and password information.

Adding Students to Insight
Students who have registered for an online class between November 12, 2013 to January 8, 2014 will be added to Insight starting on January 8th. Beginning the first day of classes, students will be added to Insight twice a day during the add/drop period. After the add deadline, students will be added once a day in the morning.

Late-start Classes
Students will be added to late-start classes with the initial upload. If you would prefer a more recent classlist reflected in Insight, please email Jose Gil,

More information?
For more information visit the Resource Center for Distance Learning Faculty located in Insight. All faculty teaching an online class have access to the Resource Center.

Spring 2014 Ed Tech Department Meetings

Plan to join us for the following Ed Tech Department meetings througout the spring semester on the second Monday of the month. We will be using the distance learning teleconference room in the MU Building, room 390. Our goal is to either use CCConfer or the existing teleconferencing technology in the room to allow you to attend the meetings "at a distance" and/or view recorded meetings.

If you would like to have us discuss a particlar subject at one of our meetings please do not hestiate to email Cynthia at

Flex Meeting - Thursday, January 9, 2014, from 2-4 pm in MU 398
Department Meeting - Monday, January 13th from 2-3:30 pm in MU 390.

Monday, February 10th from 2-3:30 pm in MU 390

Monday, March 10th from 2-3:30 pm in MU 390

Monday, April 14th from 2-3:30 pm in MU 390

Monday, May 12th from 2-3:30 pm in MU 390