October 2019

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New Release of CCCApply Will Make Applications Mobile-friendly

Fall CCCApply updates will make the applications mobile-responsive to improve prospective students’ experiences viewing, completing and submitting applications on a smartphone or tablet. National survey data indicate that 20 percent of American adults today are “smartphone only” internet users.

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Systemwide Library Services Platform Project Update

A systemwide, cloud-based Library Services Platform is on track to go live by January 2020 at 110 California community colleges, more efficiently connecting students to high quality resources in library collections.

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Digital Innovation and Infrastructure Division's Technical Assistance Provider Team Providing Centralized Support to Ed Tech Portfolio

The Digital Innovation and Infrastructure Division’s Technical Assistance Provider Team is bringing greater clarity and transparency to stakeholders across the educational technology portfolio through expanded communication and implementation of a standard set of documents. The team is concluding an annual work plan process designed to help system-level technology investments work more efficiently for all college stakeholders.

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Engaging New Content from the California Community Colleges Available in Vision Resource Center

The Vision Resource Center is continually expanding its learning catalog, to include modules created by the California Community Colleges. New modules include Guided Pathways Field Notes, Student Centered Funding Formula and Instruction in Prisons.

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Technology and Telecommunications Advisory Committee Update

TTAC met in August and discussed the Digital Innovation and Infrastructure Technical Assistance Provider Team, AbodeSign and ServiceNow implementation, AB705, California Department of Education MOU, the Chancellor’s Office Curriculum Inventory, forthcoming  accessibility resources, Enterprise Resource Planning platforms, and updating distance education guidelines.

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Registration Now Open for 2020 Online Teaching Conference in Pasadena

Secure early bird pricing for the 2020 Online Teaching Conference in Pasadena by registering online today. 

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Accessibility Essentials Micro-courses Available to Colleges for Local Canvas Install

California community colleges can now create customized professional development resources on accessibility using a series of free Accessibility Essentials micro-courses available on Canvas Commons. 

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