Fall 2015 Flex Week Presentations

Videos:

  • Chancellor's Opening Session
    Presented by Gary L. Poertner, Chancellor
    ~South Orange County Community College District~
    This year's session features keynote speaker Paul Grossman, Chief Regional Attorney (retired),
    Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education.
    http://ch39.saddleback.edu/vod/2007-Custom-v1.mp4 
     
  • One and Done! Embedding Library and Tutoring Information in Blackboard Once and For All
    It is like magic. Embed information about Library hours, or Tutoring services, we even have a section about Student Technical Support, in your Blackboard course and it is updated every semester remotely. Almost like magic... Do your students need research help? Embed the Ask a Librarian module that even has a chat feature. Do your students need to have a paper reviewed? Refer your students to the Paper Center; it's online too! Come learn how to embed this information in your Blackboard course. We will help you!
    Presented by Elizabeth Horan, Distance Learning Librarian & Christina Hinkle, Director, Learning Assistance
    How to Video:  https://youtu.be/sDE7klSNWLc  (3:30)  
     
  • Geek Report: MySite3.0, Student Success Dashboard, Early Alert, New Class Schedule & Workday Student
    There is a lot going on with technology in our district and the Geek Report is where you can get the latest information. At this session we are going to provide demonstrations and get your feedback on a wide range of exciting new systems that will impact you and your students. We want your input so please join us!
    Presented by Bob Bramucci, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor Technology & Learning Services, SOCCCD; and
    Jim Gaston, Director, IT - Academic Systems, SOCCCD
    http://ch39.saddleback.edu/vod/2006-Custom-v1.mp4 
     
  • One Book, One College
    Beginning with Professional Development Week, the One Book, One College committee will introduce Fives and Twenty-Fives, a war novel by Iraq veteran Michael Pitre. Our aim is to unite the campus in 2015-16 by reading and discussing this provocative novel. 
    Presented by Sonja Arnak, SS; Claire Cesareo, SBS; Bruce Gilman, LA; Catherine Hayter, LA; 
    Irene Renault, LA; Valerie Senior, Faculty Center for Student Success; and Lydia Welhan, OELR http://ch39.saddleback.edu/vod/2008-Custom-v1.mp4
     
  • Saddleback College Student Success Committee Fall 2015 Update
    Catch up on Student Success! Learn what has been accomplished and what is planned. See how you can contribute. Listen in on the conversation to help our students achieve the greatest success.
    Presented by Bruce Gilman, Ph.D., LA, and Penny Skaff, CS
    http://ch39.saddleback.edu/vod/1991-Custom-v1.mp4

PowerPoints and other Presentations:

  • The Life and Times of Professor Harried-All-The-Time
    Discover workflow tools to optimize course development pain points by connecting tasks, documents, data and communication into a streamlined environment.
    Presented by Ken Lee, ATAS & Valerie Senior, Faculty Center for Student Success
    Daily Life of Professor Harried-All-the-Time 
     
  • Three Purchasing Insights to Get the Results You Want
    Changing regulations, changing software, same busy schedule and need for quick turn-around in receiving goods and services. Meet the team members on the other end of the phone. Learn to avoid a few common pitfalls that could stall procurement.
    Presented by Shannon Seifert, Purchasing Manager
    Workday Transition "Cheat Sheet" 
    Three Purchasing Insights to Get the Results You Want  
     
  • Geek Report: MySite3.0, Student Success Dashboard, Early Alert, New Class Schedule & Workday Student
    There is a lot going on with technology in our district and the Geek Report is where you can get the latest information. At this session we are going to provide demonstrations and get your feedback on a wide range of exciting new systems that will impact you and your students. We want your input!
    Presented by Bob Bramucci, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor Technology & Learning Services, SOCCCD; and
    Jim Gaston, Director, IT - Academic Systems, SOCCCD
    Geek Report Fall 2015 
     
  • Supporting Students with Asperger Syndrome/Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Have you ever had a student who seemed odd, quirky or eccentric, had difficulty adjusting to changes in the syllabus or due dates, perseverated on an unrelated topic or presented self in a formal and rigid manner? Well, that student may have Asperger Syndrome/Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Learn about the key features associated with ASD that effect students' performance in an academic environment and strategies to support their educational success and retention.
    Presented by Zina Boratynec & Tina Shaffie, Psy.D., DSPS Counselors
    Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 
     
  • One and Done! Embedding Library and Tutoring Information in Blackboard Once and For All
    It is like magic. Embed information about Library hours, or Tutoring services, we even have a section about Student Technical Support, in your Blackboard course and it is updated every semester remotely. Almost like magic... Do your students need research help? Embed the Ask a Librarian module that even has a chat feature. Do your students need to have a paper reviewed? Refer your students to the Paper Center; it's online too! Learn how to embed this information in your Blackboard course. We will help you!
    Presented by Elizabeth Horan, Distance Learning Librarian & Christina Hinkle, Director, Learning Assistance
    How to Document:  http://goo.gl/MHmYFN 
     
  • SISC Flexible Spending Account Presentation
    Want to find out how you can save money on your medical and childcare expenses? A representative from SISC will explain what the Flex plan is and answer all of your questions about the Health Care and Child Care spending Accounts.
    Hosted by Ruby Hazzard, Benefits Specialist, SOCCCD
    SISC Flex (IRC Section 125 Plan)
     
  • Blue Shield HMO & PPO Overview
    Learn about the changes that are happening to our medical plans effective October 1, 2015. Or maybe you just need a quick review of our medical plans, then this is the meeting for you. A representative from SISC and Blue Shield will answer all your questions.
    Hosted by Ruby Hazzard, Benefits Specialist, SOCCCD 
    SISC Health Benefits 101   
     
  • Long-Term Care by UNUM
    This presentation will go over our current long-term care insurance plans with the District. A representative from UNUM will also discuss the benefits of buying up your long-term care plan.
    Hosted by Ruby Hazzard, Benefits Specialist, SOCCCD
    UNUM Long-Term Care 
     
  • ISLOs: Why They Matter and What to Do About Them!
    The four Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (ISLOs) present the big picture of student learning and individual growth at Saddleback College. You will be surprised to discover how much of what you already do helps students attain these important achievements. And you will learn to be aware of how virtually important your work in this regard really is - well beyond what you think!
    Presented by EPA Committee Members Heidi Ochoa, Claire Cesareo, and Barbara Cox
    Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (ISLOs) Worksheet
     
  • Program Review Showcase: Make Your Program Review Work For You!
    Is your Program Review tired? Is it not bringing a picture of your program into vivid living 3-D? Does it lack the zip to get you the recognition you deserve? Is it not standing out in ways that will help you get resources? If you said "yes" to any of these, then attend the Program Review Showcase to see actual examples of ways that other program reviews have sparked energy, interest, recognition, and serious consideration for allocation of resources!
    Presented by Heidi Ochoa, Program and Administrative Unit Review Coordinator,
    Barbara Cox, EPA Coordinator, and select CTE Program Review authors
    Program Review Showcase: Make Your Program Review Work For You!