Welcome to DE @ FLC, where you’ll find information about Distance Education at Folsom Lake College.

The Innovation Center is the locus for DE training.  Training opportunities include workshops, one-on-one training and consulting, self-help materials, and participation in the FLC Online Educators group.

Learning Management System (LMS)
D2L is the official LMS for the Los Rios Community College District.  For information about D2L, including requesting course accounts, copying course content, making courses available, and additional training, visit

Los Rios will be transitioning to Canvas, beginning in Spring 2017.  For information about the transition, visit

Regular Effective Contact
@One Standards for Quality Online Teaching
FLC Regular Effective Contact Course Checklist
LRCFT/LRCCD MOU – Internal Audit of Online and Hybrid Course Sections

Transitioning a Course to Hybrid/Online
DE Academy – Hybrid/Online Course Redesign Checklist
DE Academy – Transitioning a Course to Hybrid/Online Slides
Sample Communication Policy

For information about general accessibility compliance issues for DE, visit the Distance Education Accessibility Guidelines (State Chancellor’s Office) or contact DSP&S (FLC x6611/EDC x5630).  For information about captioning videos for online and hybrid courses, consult this helpful resource created by our friends at American River College, or check out the Distance Education Captioning and Transcription grant (DECT).

Other questions?  Contact Zack Dowell in all the usual ways (dowellz@ or x6605)