Professional & Continuing Studies

Distance Learning Resources

Best Practices in Distance Education

  • Implementing the Seven Principles: Technology as Lever
    In 1987 the American Association for Higher Education (AAHE) Bulletin published “Seven Principles for Good Practice in Undergraduate Education (Chickering and Gamson). This paper from the late 90s presents the Seven Principles with respect to the technologies available for their implementation.
  • Rubric for Online Instruction
    Site offers review of baseline, effective, and exemplary criteria for the online learning environment, developed by California State University, Chico faculty and staff.

Online Resources for Distance Education Faculty