OET News and Events

July 5, 2017

Levelaccess.com is hosting a free webinar on digital accessibility trends. The event is scheduled for Tuesday July 25th at 2:00 pm EDT. To register visit the site.

 

June 29, 2017

Governor Brown urges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley to submit a plan for the creation and online-only community college by November. Read all about California governor calls for new online college.

 

June 22, 2017

Are you interested in increasing your literature review experience? REBUS Community is looking for professionals that know how to give feedback on a new open textbook designed to guide graduate students through the process of writing a literature review. For more information visit the project page.

 
June 12, 2017

The fall schedule for TechTuesdayPDF File 's is here. Every Tuesday from 11:30 am to 12:15 pm, faculty members are welcome at the Faculty Commons for a quick introduction to software and tools necessary to create, save, and distribute educational resources. We hope to see you there.

 

June 8, 2017

The AL$ Summer Institute was a huge success! Ambassadors from a variety of CSUF colleges participated in a day of knowledge, engagement, news, and new and exciting education possibilities. One of the attendees said: "... in my 20 years of attending professional development workshops, across 4 institutions, 2 of which were R1 (UC) institutions, this was the best event I had ever attended!" Congratulations OET!

 

May 22, 2017

Registrations are open for the following certificate offering for Summer 2017: AIM (Accessible Instructional Materials) and TOP (Teaching Online Program). Contact oet@fullerton.edu for mor information.

 

April 21, 2017

The 9th Annual Conference on Quality Assurance in Online Learning has been announced. It will take place Septermber 24-27, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Join the QM Community to explore engagement strategies and more in online learning at all levels of an organization.  

 

March 17, 2017

March 27-31, 2017 marks the week for the celebration of the Open Education Movement. Events, projects, and resources are free to all. Browse, learn, use, and share. Visit Open Education Week for more details.

 

March 9, 2017

On Tuesday, March 14 from 1 to 4 p.m., the Affordable Learning Solutions Expo and Faculty Recognition Event will be held in the Titan Student Union, Pavilions B and C. The event is hosted by the Titan Bookstore and the department of Online Education and Training (OET).

 

March 6, 2017

Active learning is wining favor among CSUF faculy members. Professor April Morris is preparing accounting students to present their company’s valuation in front of a panel of judges — with amazing results. To learn all the details, read the complete articleOpens in new window .

 

January 23, 2017

Online Learning Consortium OLC is going to San Francisco to meet with online learning professionals, educators and administrators to address the opportunities and challenges we all face in online higher education today. OLC CollaborateOpens in new window is focusing on OER/AB 798 Campus Implementations. The meeting will will take place February 16th and 17th, 2017 at the Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront hotel. Email cool4ed@cdl.edu for the registration code. 

 
January 10, 2017

Dr. Shelli Wynants was appointed the interim director of Online Education and Training. As director for OET, Dr. Wynants will interact and work in conjunction with Faculty Support Services, encompassing the FDC, ATC, and FAR departments within the Faculty Commons area of the Library.

 

September 14, 2016

California State University System ranked number 2 in the list of colleges that saved the most with free textbooks. Our savings were $2,134,533 and 21,655 students benefited. Read all about it in the article from news.rice.edu.

 

August 12, 2016

Welcome new faculty members! Please join our New Faculty Orientation. Pollak Library South Faculty Commons, Wednesday August 17 from 12 noon to 2 pm.

 

July 27, 2016

Thousands of teachers will come together at 38 locations across the state — including at Cal State Fullerton and CSUF's Irvine Campus — for the second annual Better Together: California Teachers SummitOpens in new window on Friday, July 29, a unique day of learning led by teachers, for teachers.

 

July 7, 2016

Laura Lohman, associate professor of music and director of the Faculty Development Center was awarded $5,000 from the National Education Association for “Summer Faculty Development Center Institute: Supporting the Academic Achievement of First-Generation College Students at CSUF."

 
June 13, 2016

A series of courses offered by CSU Academic Technology Services start today on Quality Assurance Training, 2016-2017. The courses cover the use of the QOLT instrument, application of the QM Rubric, review of courses using the QOLT, and improving online courses. Read all about it at QA Training, 2016-2017.

 

June 8, 2016

On June 14 and 15 OET is having a series of workshops on Transforming you Course with Open Educational Resources, the Basics of Affordable Learning Solutions AL$ and Open Educational Resources OER. The event takes place at PLS-240 from 9-3 each day.

 

May 20, 2016

Professor Binod Tiwari, Ph.D. wan the Carol Barnes Teaching award.Opens in new window Tiwari promotes real life experience through mentoring.

 

May 13, 2016

Megan Tommerup, Ph.D. received the first Cal State Fullerton's Outstanding Lecturer Award. CSUF News covered the story. 

 
May 3, 2016

Wanted! Faculty Ambassadors of Affordable Learning Solutions. 

If you are faculty teaching a Fall 2016 or Spring 2017 course, and you would like to explore more affordable alternatives to your current textbook or other instructional materials, you may apply to the AL$ Ambassador program by completing the short  AL$ Ambassador Application . The deadline is May 13, 2016.

 

April 25, 2016

Faculty are highlited in a new website created and hosted by Academic Affairs. The website feautures quotes from the faculty members and is enhanced with portraits created digitally using images related to the areas of interest, background, and research of the each person. The site called 21st Century Titans can be accessed from the portal. 

 

April 15, 2016

Course Redesign with Technology CRT, Summer Institute is a program offered by CSU Chancelor's office to all the participants in the CRT programs. Registrations are being accepted until May 25th.

 

April 7, 2016

Techday 2016 is taking place on Tuesday, April 12th at CSUF Library. Learn about information security through breakout session on biometrics, social media, phishing, identity theft, passwords and the cloud. 

 

April 7, 2016

There are still a few seminars left in the Adobe & The California State University series. These are informative sessions to discover how to create and manage your digital content. 

 

April 6, 20116

Cal Poly Pomona is having its 4th PolyTeach event this coming Friday, April 29th. The keynote speaker is one of the most prominent and visionary thinkers in educational technology, Diana Oblinger PhD, President emeritus of Educause. Technology and the Innovative University is a free event.

 

April 5, 2016

Upcoming conference on Assessment. Amy Driscoll will be the keynote speaker at "Common Ground: Building Effective, Sustainable and Practical Assessment". The event is taking place Friday, April 22 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mihaylo Hall, room 3230. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact Marisol Cardenas at 657-278-2642.

 

March 29, 2016

The Faculty Development Center is sponsoring a program for campus educators on the role of culture in learning. The event takes place on Tuesday April 5th from 2:30 to 3:45.

 

March 3, 2016

Learn how to detect, correct, and avoid the five most common accessibility challenges in online learning in this free desktop webinar by @one.

 
February 22, 2016

All faculty now have sandboxes (Titanium courses with no students enrolled).  These are for faculty to "play" in, experiment, practice, learn, collaborate, and build course activities. A link to an article in the Titanium Resource Center explains different uses for the sandbox

 
February 11, 2016

OLC Innovate 2016 takes places in New Orlands April 20-22. Online Learning Corsortium brings innovations in blended and online learning through live sessions that participant can attend virtually and hands-on workshops.

 
February 4, 2016

Student Online Readiness Resources Available in TITANium on Online

 
January 12, 2016

CSUF Online Graduate Programs Ranked Among Nation's Best

 
December 8, 2015

The Department of Online Education and Training publishes the TITANium Resource CenterOpens in new window  at titaniumhelp.fullerton.eduOpens in new window .  This is a self help collection of how-to articles and videos designed to assist faculty in the use of TITANium, our Learning Management System (LMS), and other instructional technologies in use at Cal State Fullerton.

December 7, 2015

CSUF Ranks No. 7 in the Best Value Online Education Graduate Program

 

June 7, 2015

Betty Chavis, Glen Hatton and Randy Hoffman, all Cal State Fullerton accounting faculty members, recognized by the American Accounting Association in August 2015 for their work in reducing the rate of repeating students from 43 percent to 21 percent and improving final exam scores by 25 percent. 


Please send any news that could make us all proud and happy to oet@fullerton.edu