Distance Education Team

Distance Education Coordinator Alexa Schumacher, Ph.DALEXA
(818) 240-1000 x5298
Faculty Innovation Center (SV112)
Office Hours: By Appointment Only                       
                                                                                                                                            Chairs CoDE + DE Course Approvals + DE Policy + DE Procedure + Leads DE Program Provides leadership and guidance of the Distance Education (DE) program as it works to meet the needs of students and faculty while meeting federal and state guidelines. Responsible for the planning, coordination, and growth of instruction in an online environment at Glendale Community College. Organizes and chairs the Academic Senate Committee on Distance Education (CoDE).
Distance Education Faculty Development Coordinator Instructor Julie GambergJulie Gamberg
(818) 240-1000 x5345
Faculty Innovation Center (SV)

Recertification (GADER) + Course Design + Pedagogy + Community of Practice (CoP)
Designs DE professional development opportunities; supports faculty in the development of effective online teaching practices, and creates and sustains a DE learning community of practice. Maintains the DE Recertified List and oversees DE Glendale Annual Recertification (GADER).

Assistant Instructional Technology Support Specialist Daniele Ingrao
(818) 240-1000 x3455
Hours: M-Th 2:30-7:30pm
24/7 Canvas Help: 833-544-3019

Faculty Canvas Help + VeriCite + Workshops + Instructional Technologies
Provides technical support for faculty and staff use of new and current instructional technologies within distance education, including but not limited to, Canvas, VeriCite, CCCConfer, Camtasia, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Word, Excel, and Powerpoint, and podcasting. Assists faculty/staff in managing the resolution of technical questions/issues, and the planning and implementation of instructional technology.