Teaching Continuity at Caltech

Teaching Continuity at Caltech

This website provides information on best practices, available tools, and tips on how to get support for teaching during COVID-19. Last updated September 7, 2021.

Fall Term 2021:

Please find information about Fall 2021 instruction in this Institute communication sent on September 10, 2021, along with the detailed recommendations for Fall 2021 from the Committee on Reconstituting Campus Instruction and these FAQs about fall term instruction. Please find other Institute communications, including those sent to students, at the Caltech Together Coronavirus information website.

You will also find an archive of information and updates for faculty and fall 2021 instructors here, available via Caltech login.

For fall term courses, instructors were given access to their Canvas course shells on August 2, 2021, and published courses in Canvas are open to enrolled students on September 20, 2021 (one week before the fall term begins).

Learning Management System:

Caltech uses the Canvas Learning Management System. Instructors and TAs have access to training materials and official course shells (used for teaching) via their access.caltech.edu credentials.

Questions?

If you have questions or wish to consult about your fall teaching, please email ctlo@caltech.edu to get started.

Please find information about Summer 2021 in this message to the Caltech Community, sent on May 5, 2021. For summer term courses, instructors were given access to their Canvas course shells on May 10, 2021, and published courses in Canvas will be open to enrolled students on June 7, 2021 (one week before the summer term begins).

Caltech's undergraduate academic program continued as a remote-learning program in the spring term of 2021. Instructors accessed their spring term course shells in Canvas starting Tuesday, February 16, 2021 and published courses in Canvas were open to enrolled students on Monday, March 22, 2021 (one week before the term began. Please find an archive of updates to spring 2021 instructors here, available via Caltech login.

During Winter 2021, instruction proceeded remotely, using primarily online tools and methods. Please find an archive of updates to winter 2021 instructors here, available via Caltech login. Please contact the CTLO with any questions about winter messages.

During Fall 2020, messages to instructors were archived in this fall 2020 messages Box folder. Archived messages are available via Caltech login. Please contact the CTLO with any questions about fall messages.

Instruction moved online for the spring term of 2020. An archive of email updates to spring 2020 instructors can be found in this Box folder (available with Caltech login).