Your Guide to
The Center

What is The Center?

  • A next-generation online learning community for faculty, staff, and administrators of California's 112 community colleges, brought to you by @ONE.
  • Regular events include Google+ Hangouts on Air and Twitter chats.
  • Designed to improve communication, learning, collaboration, and innovation across California's community colleges and the broader educational community.
  • Participation in The Center's social networks fosters the development of the ethical use of social media for knowledge construction and the development of a user's own personal learning network (PLN).

Watch this 1 minute video to learn more about The Center and how you can learn with your CCC peers without going anywhere.

The Center logo is by Jim Bumgardner CC-BY-NC-SA

Join the Google+ Community

By joining The Center's Google+ Community you:

  • will receive Google Event notifications about Center Hangouts on Air, which you may view LIVE & submit questions
  • will may share, inquire, and learn with other Community members, increasing connections with peers at a distance

Join The Center


Follow Us on Twitter

By following The Center on Twitter, you:

  • will receive Tweets that will notify you about Center Hangouts & other great resources
  • will be able to easily find and follow other educators with your own interests & build your own PLN
  • learn how to use Twitter effectively as a learning tool

Follow The Center on Twitter

About Hangouts on Air

Hangouts on Air are live video conversations that are streamed through Google+, using YouTube!

  • Typically, The Center holds  two Hangouts on Air per month (one every other week).
  • Hangouts on Air are scheduled in the afternoon on different days of the week, based upon the participants' availability.
  • Each Hangout on Air features a unique topic, relevant to improving teaching and learning at community colleges through the innovative use of technology.
  • Faculty, staff, and/or administrators from CCCs are featured participants in each Hangout on Air.
  • Hangouts on Air are public events and anyone is welcome to view the live conversation.
  • All Hangouts on Air are archived and shared on the @ONE YouTube channel. Links are also posted in the Google+ Community and shared to Twitter.
  • California Community College faculty, administrators, and staff are encouraged to volunteer to participate in The Center's Hangouts.

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Links to Past Hangouts!

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