MATC Online Teaching Requirements and Training

The online teaching requirements have been updated in the Faculty Handbook  Appendix, please review. The Teaching & Learning Technology team is here to support you in offering courses to help you satisfy the requirements. View the Summer Blackboard Training Schedule. Watch your MATC Gmail for announcements; the fall schedule will be released soon! Contact Teaching and […]

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Introduction to Blackboard Course Available August 2018

Perfect for new hires and beginners who need training before the fall semester begins, Professional Development’s free 1-credit Introduction to Blackboard course will show faculty how to get started with content sharing, assessment, evaluation, and communication tools. This course counts towards FQAS. COMPSW-197-451 Introduction to Blackboard Tuesdays August 7th & 14th, 9 AM – 1 […]

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Authentic Assessment for Engaged Online Learning

Authentic Assessment is a form of assessment that requires learners to demonstrate knowledge and skill through the development of a project or performance that is relevant to a real-world context or problem. It is oftentimes used to engage deeper learning with creativity, represent and assess knowledge through multiple formats, and create direct measures of student knowledge, but […]

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Boost Engagement with NBC Learn Video

MATC’s Distance Learning department is proud to announce the availability of a new tool that faculty can use to provide students with engaging, accessible instructional video: NBC Learn. Available within Blackboard, NBC Learn is a collection of more than 21,000 videos, documents, and images that can be integrated with classroom lectures and online teaching materials. […]

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