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Training - Canvas Certification/Online Pedagogy

Effective Fall 2020 the LACCD created a district-wide standard for instructors to be approved to teach online consisting of two classes:

  1. Canvas Tools - Introduction to Teaching with Canvas
  2. Pedagogy & Course Design – Introduction to Online Teaching and Learning, Introduction to Teaching Online and Hybrid Classes or an equivalent course

In addition to the options above, there is an informal, self-paced introductory teaching with Canvas course available. Contact Cyrus Helf at to request access to the course.

A fantastic 2-hour course, Learn Canvas 2019, is available through All CA Community College employees (faculty & staff) now have free access to this fabulous learning resource. Watch this video that explains how to access this course via the Visions Resource Center in your Faculty (SIS) Portal.

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New Canvas Gradebook


District Email for Faculty (part of the student email system) Office 365