Online Teaching Certificate 

The Fullerton College OTC builds faculty capacity to use Canvas—the Fullerton College Learning Management System (LMS)–according to the key guiding principles of online pedagogy:

  • Regular and Effective Contact
  • Accessibility

It provides a community of practice environment in which to develop strategies for informed course design and delivery.

Summer OTC online 7/6-7/30 – mix of online and face to face

Sign up on the District-wide Staff Development Counter in MyGateway

Online Learning Consortium

OLC offerings were researched to select two courses that cover the requirements for Fullerton College Online Teaching Certificate Equivalency. These courses are asynchronous, week-long workshops that begin on a Monday and end on the following Sunday. The workshops require approximately 6-8 hours of work including reading research-based articles, viewing presentations, engaging in online discussion forums, and submitting required assignments.

Option 1:
Fundamentals: Interaction & Engagement 6/1- 6/7
Designing with Accessibility in Mind 6/8 – 6/14
Option 2:
Fundamentals: Interaction & Engagement 6/29 -7/5
Designing with Accessibility in Mind 7/9 -7/12

Option 3:
Fundamentals: Interaction & Engagement 7/20 -7/26
Designing with Accessibility in Mind 7/27- 8/2
Option 4:
Fundamentals: Interaction & Engagement 8/3 – 8/9
Designing with Accessibility in Mind 8/10 – 8/16

Sign up on the District-wide Staff Development Counter in MyGatway

ACTE CTE Training

Online Training:

Offerings certified by the Association for Career & Technical Education (ACTE) were researched to select courses that cover all requirements for the Fullerton College Online Teaching Certificate Equivalency

EL 103 – Teaching Online: A Student-Centered Approach
EL 111 – Assistive Technologies for the Online Learner
EL 113 – Active Learning in an Online Environment
EL 201 – Online Communication: Engaging & Retaining Online Learners

Contact Staff Development for sign up information

Growing with Canvas 

The course uses a combination of the Canvas Video Guides and Canvas Guides to teach the content. Participants in the course will try out several concepts through the practice activities. Participants can do as much or as little as they would like. This course is does not qualify for online teaching certification.

Register for the course by logging into Canvas, clicking the Support button on the global menu, and selecting Growing with Canvas.