Distance Learning - Faculty Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources
Multimedia Development Tools

Are you interested in using multimedia (simulations, games, video, audio, or podcasting) to enhance your course? Then the Mission College Multimedia Development Tools are your solution! The Tools are available to all faculty interested in developing multimedia to support instructional activities.

Common uses of the Tools include production of:

  • Digital Audio Video
  • Multimedia presentations
  • Desktop Capture and simulation
  • Photo Editing
  • Online Course Materials (PDF, Word, Excel)

Contact Greg Shaw (408-855-5132) for more information about the Multimedia Development Center.

TurnitIn

Recognized worldwide as the standard in Plagiarism Prevention. Turnitin instantly identifies papers containing unoriginal material and acts as a powerful deterrent to stop student plagiarism before it starts. (Contact Patrick Hudak (408-855-5361) to learn more about TurnitIn.)

CCCConfer

Meet with faculty, staff, and students in real time, in groups of two or even hundreds with just a PC, a telephone and an Internet connection. CCCConfer is the California Community Colleges system s FREE Web and phone-based collaboration service. You can conduct your meetings, training's, classes and events at a moment's notice, anytime, anywhere without traveling. Share documents, presentations, poll your audience and use a white board for taking notes. There are public and private chat features and the ability to archive the entire meeting for later playback. Go to: www.cccconfer.org/index2.aspx to learn more about CCCConfer