Faculty Resources

This page provides information and resources to support distance education faculty. Contact Jennifer Fowler, Distance Education Coordinator at jfowler@peralta.edu if you have questions.






Peralta Portal Login to the Peralta Portal for access to Canvas, Outlook Email, and other Microsoft apps.
Peralta Help Desk Submit a ticket to get Canvas, IT, and other technical issues resolved.
Prompt Access to class rosters, human resources data, and more.



Call 1-844-592-2199 24 hour Canvas phone support.
Canvas Instructor Guide Frequently asked questions and answers about how to use Canvas.
Canvas Video Guide Short video tutorials on how to use Canvas.
Sample Canvas Courses Sample Canvas shells from a variety of disciplines.
Canvas Webinars Free Canvas training webinars. Read the Understanding the Training Series document to learn more about the series.
Peralta Faculty Resources Useful information about Canvas processes and procedures for Peralta faculty.
Peralta Student Resources Useful information about Canvas processes and procedures for Peralta students.



@ONE Online Network of Educators Free/low cost distance education training funded by the California Community College (CCC) Chancellor’s Office.
California Virtual Campus-Online Education Intiative A collaborative effort among CCCs to ensure significantly more students complete their educational goals by increasing both access to and success in high-quality online courses.
OEI Course Design Rubric Rubric for the CVC-OEI that encourages effective online course design, interaction and collaboration, assessment, learner support, and accessibility.
Accessibility Basics Self-guided tutorials, courses, webinars, presentations, and other resources related to accessibility and online education.
ConferZoom Free platform for video conferencing.