Distance Education at College of San Mateo - Overview
Distance Education
Overview

Contact Us

Paul Hankamp
Associate Professor, Biology
Distance Education Coordinator
hankampp@smccd.edu
(650) 574-6626

Erica Reynolds
Instructional Technologist
Out of office until March, 2018
The Distance Education (DE) office and Instructional Technologist are located in the Center for Academic Excellence (CAE).

For students, the DE office provides:
  • Information about CSM resources for any online or hybrid class
  • Online and phone support for questions
  • Referrals for more help as needed
For faculty and staff, the DE office provides:
  • Strategies for making online offerings more student-centered, flexible, and pedagogically innovative
  • Suggestions about DE courses that  better serve our under-prepared and underrepresented students
  • An integrated online "campus" – integrating library, counseling, financial aid and other services into the students' "virtual classroom" learning space
  • Online and face-to-face instructional materials to meet Section 508 accessibility standards
  • Information about emerging technologies and resources to support the enhancement of teaching and delivery of distance education courses.