Welcome to Offline Courses!

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Welcome to the new semester! The Distance Education team would like to help ensure that the courses being taught at Taft Modified Community Correctional Facility (MCCF) run as efficiently as possible. As an instructor, you will have access to the adjunct office (T6-G), copying rooms (G2 & Mail Room) and the DE office (G1). These locations are used to make copies and pick-up/drop-off course materials.

  • Contact the Office of Instruction in advance to arrange for a key, for Adjunct Office in T6-G.
  • Contact IT Department for your badge and permissions, for G1, G2, T6 Offices, and Mailroom.

In order to ensure that student educational materials reach students in an appropriate time frame, please follow the procedures below.

By the Thursday before the SU20 Semester begins (June 4th), please provide the Distance Education Office:

    • Complete all hyper-linked forms and steps on your Offline Faculty Toolbox <—–
    • Provide enough copies of your syllabus, for all enrolled students. (+2 copies)
    • Provide the first week of necessary course materials-( can be turned in by last day of in-service), for all enrolled students (+2 copies)
      • All additional course materials should be dropped off at least one Friday prior to the date students need to receive it.
      • Adjunct Office in T6-G  is used to print single copies.
      • Mass copies are made in G2 or the Mail-room.
      • The Faculty Mailboxes in G1 office are used for drop-offs and Pick-ups for both TCI and MCCF locations.
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If this is your first time teaching an offline course at either facility, we would like to provide you with an open invitation to stop by our office in G1 before the start of the term. We would be happy to further explain or answer any questions you may have about the process.

Please do not hesitate to reach out throughout the semester if you have any questions or concerns:

Marianne Bishop

Director of Distance Education

mbishop@taftcollege.edu

Nicole Avina

Distance Educational Coordinator

(661) 763-7917

navina@taftcollege.edu

Heather Cash

Distance Education Aide 1 (MCCF)

(661) 763-7878

hcash@taftcollege.edu