Note: Due to Covid-19, in-person drop-in hours are suspended until further notice. During the semester, please look for an email on Mondays to sign-up for one-on-one online help sessions.

Drop-In Hours

Working with DVC staff and faculty to develop websites and web-based material, hybrid/online courses, and sound pedagogy, Jeanette Peavler and Kathleen Kinig also collaborate with the Professional Development Office to offer trainings, drop-in times, and workshops year-round.

Drop-in hours:

  • Mondays, 9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
  • Tuesdays, 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.
  • Wednesdays, 9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
  • Thursdays, 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.

Appointments are also available by contacting Kathleen King 925-969-2292 or Jeanette Peavler 925-969-2277.

Typical workshops and support are geared around:

Best Practices for Online/Hybrid Course Design, Canvas, Overviews in Streaming Audio/Video Development, Podcasting and Profcasting, Working with Digital Images, Technology in the Face-to-face Classroom, Webpage Options, Google Docs, and general technology hardware and software questions.

In addition, Apple Stores have great walk-in support (Genius Bar) for software and projects like how to make a: podcast, video, slideshow, or website when using Apple software; if interested in workshop schedules and walk-in times, access your local Apple store at:

Additional information and tutorials about technology are located on the Instructional Technology website, and one-on-one appointments are available with Kathleen King.