I went to an amazing session at the Washington Canvas User's Group conference (WACUG) right before spring quarter and I heard the MOST AMAZING statement from a faculty. They said, "I found that the more of me I put into my classroom, the more my students engage." The context was that this was a session … Continue reading “The More of Me I Put in My Classroom, the More My Students Engage”
by Jeff McQuarrie, adjunct instructor at Centralia College (THANK YOU JEFF for allowing us to share this) AWOL is a military acronym for “absent without leave,” and it has been one of my biggest challenges in teaching hybrid courses. The first hybrid I taught met face-to-face (F2F) for 2.5 hours every Monday evening, and students … Continue reading The Challenge for Hybrid Instructors
Ask a Librarian-24/7 Chat Have you ever been away from campus working on an assignment and needed help finding a resource or wondered how to cite a source? Well help is just a few clicks away. By using our Online Chat service you will be connected with a Centralia College librarian or a librarian within … Continue reading Virtual Reference 24/7
Winter 2011 December 30 - Angel classrooms open for students January 3 - first day for face-to-face, eCorrespondence, Hybrid and Web-Enhanced classes January 6 - first day for Fully Online classes January 17 - Martin Luther King Holiday (campus closed) February 11 - Advising Day (all classes will meet) February 21 - President's Day Holiday (campus … Continue reading Important Dates for Winter 2011
Kathy Brooks at Centralia College will be offering a three-week training class in Beginning Angel for teachers. What’s Angel? This is Centralia College’s main online course management system. Teachers put items into their Angel classroom for your students. During the quarter, registered students access Angel content. An Angel classroom can include text, pictures, computer files (Word, music, video, text, … Continue reading Sign up for Angel Training!
Below you will find dates for Fully Online classes as well as all other classes per the information that went out before and during Fall quarter. Fully Online Classes: Classrooms Opened: September 16th Instruction began: September 23rd Last Day to include Finals: December 1st eCorrespondence, Hybrid, Web-Enhanced Classes: Classrooms Opened: September 16th Instruction began: September … Continue reading End of Quarter Important Dates
All Classrooms Open December 30th Online classes Instruction Begins: January 6th Last Class Day including finals: March 16th eCorrespondence, Hybrid, Web-Enhanced Instruction Begins: January 3rd Last Class Day including Finals: March 18
One of the standard bits of information that's often asked for is FTE (full-time equivalent). So, here are the numbers for fall across the four major modes of eLearning at Centralia College. (By the way, total state-supported FTE as of 11/8 is 2,329). Online = 161 eCorr = 75 Hybrid = 141 Web enhanced* = … Continue reading Fall quarter FTEs