Faculty Resources


Professional Development

Check the "Professional Development Opportunities" module in myGCC for current happenings!

Opportunities are archived in the TLC Organization; email tlc@genesee.edu and request access if you do not see "TLC@GCC" on your Organizations list yet.

Course Content Creation

Have you been thinking about creating videos, narrated PowerPoints, or other course materials yourself?

Come to T134, the Digital Creation Space (DCS), to get the job done!

The DCS offers:

  • sound-proof recording environment 
  • green screen for customizing backgrounds
  • software, equipment, and guidance to help you create
  • accessibility support to ensure your creations are compliant
  • help setting up and using your own Ensemble video library

Contact us or drop by! GCCOnline@genesee.edu

Course Quality Resources

Contact GCCOnline@genesee.edu for Open SUNY OSCQR information

Accessibility Videos 

Adding Heading Structure to Word Documents

Adding Alternative Text to Images in Word & PowerPoint

Converting Text Documents to Accessible PDFs

Creating Accessible Tables in Word & PowerPoint

Adding Alternative Text to Images in Blackboard

Adding Heading Structure to Blackboard Content

Modifying Reading (Stack) Order in PowerPoint

Creating Accessible Tables in Blackboard

Adding Captions to YouTube Videos

Reviewing and Editing PDFs for Accessibility

Accessibility Resources for GCC Faculty

Accessibility Resources

Accessibility at the Alfred C O'Connell Library (Link)

Is Your Syllabus Accessible? (2020 PAD Presentation PPT)

Accessibility Top Ten Fixes (PPT)

Accessibility Checkers (Mini Summit Presentation PPT)

Accessibility Does Not Have to Be Boring (Mini Summit Presentation PPT)

Adding Alternate Text to Microsoft Documents for Accessibility (PAD Presentation)

Setting Defaults in Microsoft Word for Accessibility (PAD Presentation)

What Color Is Your Gauge? - Accessibility Checkers (PAD 2019)

Online Course Development Guidelines

Guidelines for Faculty Teaching Online at GCC

GCC Course Student Learning Outcomes Alignment Table

GCC Online/Hybrid Course Checklist

Accessibility Self Review Checklist


Faculty and Staff of SUNY Genesee Community College are encouraged to join the TLC Organization in Blackboard for more professional development opportunities.

Request enrollment: tlc@genesee.edu


GCC HyFlex Course Development Guide

1 GCC HyFlex Course Development Timeline

2 GCC HyFlex Course Outline

3 GCC HyFlex Syllabus and Schedule Template

4 GCC HyFlex Course Blueprint

5 GCC HyFlex Course Review List

Additional Resources

OER Evaluation Checklist

OER Guide at the Alfred C O'Connell Library (Link)

Online Tools Evaluation Checklist

Faculty Resource Guide

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