Faculty Resources

Resources available to faculty to enhance instruction.


D2L lite (face to face classes)

*located by clicking on your course from the "My Courses" tab

- upload files (powerpoint, word, adobe pdf files)

- post announcements

- manage a discussion board

- upload pictures

- Post grades

- and more

Microsoft Office 2010


Tablet Apps: iPad and Android App ideas for Educators


Plagarism Detection

Turnitin Alt Logo Turnitin improves the student writing cycle by preventing plagiarism and providing rich feedback to students.
  Turnitin.com Webinar Community  


Learning Management System

D2L Logo Desire2Learn is the VCCCD chosen Learning Management System used in Distance Education Courses


Desire2Learn Assistance  


Test Bank Generator 

Respondus Test Bank Alt Logo Respondus is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard, ANGEL, Desire2Learn, eCollege, Instructure, Moodle, and other eLearning systems. Exams can be created offline using a familiar Windows environment, or moved from one eLearning system to another. Whether you are a veteran of online testing or relatively new to it, Respondus will save you hours on each project.
  Respondus Online Knowledge Base  


 Captioned Video Repository

Intelecom Screen Shot 

The INTELECOM Online Resources Network ™ is a hosted and supported digital repository and subscription database of academic video clips - streamed on demand - for use in support of online, hybrid and face-to-face classes.

Choose from a variety of video collections including Biological Sciences, Oceanography, History, Philosophy, Psychology, Political Science, Sociology, Health, and Environmental Studies. And as with academic journal databases, new content is added on an ongoing basis.

  Intelecom Usage Tutorial Videos  



Meeting and Office Hours Web-Conferencing System


 CCCConfer Logo The CCC Confer project is located at Palomar College in San Marcos, California and is funded from a grant from the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. The project was initially funded in February 2001 in order to offer the CCC system a viable means to meet and collaborate at a distance. CCC Confer is led by a Project Director, three managers and a small staff. CCC Confer was designed to allow communication and collaboration, using the latest Web conferencing technology, for all staff, faculty and administrators in the California Community Colleges system. It is ADA and Section 508 accessible.
  CCC Confer Recorded Training  


Turning Technologies

Clicker Student Response System to auto poll your students during on-campus classes.
  TurningPoint Online Tutorials and Webinars  

**Resource List in development (check frequently for new additions) 

Please contact VC's representatives for information and/or training on these wonderful classroom additions. 
Sharon Oxford  (Instructional Technologist) x 6233
Matthew Moore (Instructional Design Specialist) x 6183