Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community


Course Design

Backward Course Design

Instructional Strategies Library  Explore our library of teaching strategies with tips and links for implementing with your students.  (opens in a new window)

Syllabus Template

Teaching with Technology

Enhanced Classroom Directions

Web Tools and Apps Library: A library of web tools, apps, and mobile apps for use for teaching, learning, or personal productivity.  (opens in a new window)

Using YouTube for hosting teacher created videos.

Teaching Online or Hybrid

TEMPLATE for Emailing an Online Class

How to email a Class from the SOAR Class List

SVCC Exemplary Online Course Checklist

Student help for accessing SVCC online accounts. 

ILCCO Resources

ILCCO - Illinois Community Colleges Online

ICE Faculty Instructions

Directions for Sending Email to ILCCO Students through ICE

TEMPLATE for Emailing Online ILCCO Students

Teaching with Moodle

Moodle Tutorials - Step by step directions for using Moodle

Moodle Transition: a faculty guide for preparing your Moodle courses each semester. 

New Faculty Resources

New Faculty Orientation (FAST login required)

SOAR Tutorials

Course Materials and Teacher-Created Content 

Online Sources for Open Source Course Materials

Teacher Productivity and Leadership

Managing Your Digital Files

Learn to Use Your Gmail

Learn to use your Google Calendar