Faculty have shared that it is helpful to have the experience of being an online student. Here are some resources for taking an online class yourself.
CSKLS 334 "How to Take an Online Class" - If you are very new to online instruction, consider taking the SRJC course geared to students new to online learning.
California Virtual Campus (CVC) - The CVC catalog of distance education programs and courses continues the work of its predecessor – the California Virtual University Web site – in making information available about distance learning opportunities at California institutions of higher education. The CVC Professional Development Center gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the University of California in establishing the CVC catalog.
@ONE Training - Offers desktop webinars and online courses. The courses focus on various aspects of online teaching and last four to five weeks. @ONE also offers an Online Teaching Certification Program. Self-paced courses are offered FREE of charge.
Cal State East Bay - Offers a Master of Science in Education with an Option in Online Teaching and Learning. This requires completion of 10 courses: eight required and two electives. All courses are 4.5 quarter units (equivalent to 3.0 semester units).
If you have already earned your Online Teaching and Learning Certificate (OTL 7801 - 7804), you can apply those courses toward the first four courses in the MS-OTL program. You will only need six more courses to earn the MS degree