Distance Learning Mission
To support online success and retention by ensuring uniformity in terms of Learning Management Systems (LMS) and online instructor responsibility and accountability, according to the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Contract (Article 40). The Distance Learning Mission is congruent with the college mission because it facilitates student success and appeals to a diverse community where some students need online access to courses and programs.
Distance Learning Guidelines, Policies and Procedures Manual
The purpose of this document is to provide clear expectations, guidelines and policies for instructors teaching online in order to adhere to the requirements of ACCJC.
Before teaching online, it is suggested that you read the entire manual. Click this link to read the entire document: Distance Learning Guidelines, Policies and Procedures Manual [PDF: 97Kb]
Distance Learning Yearly Activities
The Distance Learning Committee (Formerly the Distance Education Committee) plays an active role with LASC's online program. Faculty, full-time and adjunct, attend meetings and workshops in an effort to maintain an effective online program at the college.
To review the Activity Log, click here [PDF: 230Kb]
December 2012 Agenda [PDF: 13Kb}