McGraw Hill Connect Scheduled Maintenance – Saturday September 27th.

McGraw-Hill Connect will be performing a scheduled maintenance update on Saturday September 27th from 4:00 AM to 9:00 AM (Central Time).  During that time, McGraw Hill Connect content will be temporarily unavailable at their website and in MATC’s Blackboard.  Be sure to visit the Connect Blog following the update for more details.

No other services will be affected.

West Allis Campus to Host Blackboard Workshops Soon!

Faculty working at the West Allis campus who have questions about Blackboard or Google Apps are highly encouraged to attend these workshops in September and October, provided by your faculty peer support representative  Erin Dischler! No registration is required.

Archive Process

Come to this session to learn how to perform the archive process to save a copy of your courses from last fall. This is important because last fall’s courses will be permanently deleted from Blackboard on September 30th at 8AM (CST)

Ask the Trainer: Blackboard & Google Apps

Come to this open session to get your questions about Blackboard or Google Apps answered.

Fall 2014 Blackboard & Google Apps Training Courses

Faculty who are looking for training in the use of Blackboard or Google Apps to support  teaching and learning are encouraged to enroll in our 1 credit, free professional development courses this fall.

All courses will be offered at the Milwaukee campus.

COMPSW-184-001 Google Apps for Online Teaching  (1 Credit)
Fri.  October 3rd  & October 17th , 9 AM – 3 PM  and online, Room M201A
Instructor: Mernathan Sykes

COMPSW-184-002 Google Apps for Online Teaching (1 Credit)
Fri. October 31 & November 14, 2014 from 9 AM – 3 PM and online,  Room M458
Instructor: Mernathan Sykes

COMPSW-197-001  Introduction to Blackboard 9.x  (1 Credit)        
Fri. September 19th & 26th, 9 AM – 4 PM and online, Room M458
Instructor: Del Wakley

COMPSW-197-150  Introduction to Blackboard 9.x  (1 Credit)    
Sat. October 18th, 25th, & November 1st  9 AM – 1 PM and online, Room M458
Instructor: Toshiba Adams

COMPSW-198-500  Intermediate Blackboard 9.x  (1 Credit)    
Tues.  October 7th & October 21, 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM and online, Room M458
Instructor: Stephanie Mckennie

COMPSW-199-500  Advanced Blackboard 9.x  (1 Credit)
Tues.  November 4th & 18th, 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM and online, Room M458
Instructor: Stephanie Mckennie

 

You may register for these classes online at INFOnline.  Please see our quick-guide “How to Register for Classes Online” or watch our tutorial video learn how this is done.

Blackboard Workshops at Oak Creek Campus: Coming Soon!

Faculty working at the Oak Creek campus who have questions about Blackboard or Google Apps are highly encouraged to attend these workshops in September and October, provided by your faculty peer support representative Doni Bartley!

Archive Process

Come to this session to learn how to perform the archive process to save a copy of your courses from last fall. This is important because last fall’s courses will bepermanently deleted from Blackboard on September 30th at 8AM (CST)

 Ask the Trainer: Blackboard & Google Apps

Come to this open session to get your questions about Blackboard or Google Apps answered.

Webinar Series: How to Pair Courses through the McGraw-Hill Connect Building Block

 

McGraw-Hill’s Digital Success Team is hosting a faculty webinar series to demonstrate how to pair McGraw-Hill Connect and Blackboard Learn courses using the McGraw-Hill Connect building block. This will allow single-sign on access to Connect through a Blackboard Learn course, as well as automatic grade synchronization from Connect into the Blackboard Learn gradebook.

Let your faculty know about this great resource to kick off the school year. 

Webinar Schedule
September 10 at 2:00pm CT
September 15 at 1:00pm CT