Scheduled System Wide Downtime Notification: COSMO and INFOnline

Per MATC’s Office of Information Technology, INFOnline/COSMO will be unavailable Saturday January 12th 6:00 PM through Sunday January 13th 7:00 AM (CST) due to scheduled system maintenance to improve performance and security. During this time, the MATC Portal and INFOnline will not be available to faculty or students. Because the MATC Portal will be unavailable, we recommend […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – January 2019

Happy New Year and welcome back to Blackboard News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through MATC’s web-based learning environment, Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we review resources to help you get started in your Spring 2019 courses. Blackboard Update Coming January 24th On Thursday, January 24th starting […]

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COSMO/INFOnline System Outage Sunday December 16th

Per MATC’s Office of Information Technology, INFOnline/COSMO will be unavailable Sunday December 16th from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CST) for regular system maintenance. During this time, the MATC Portal and INFOnline will not be available to faculty or students. Because the MATC Portal will be unavailable, we recommend accessing Blackboard and Gmail by going to these web addresses […]

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Integrating Video with Classroom Instruction

When integrated with classroom instruction and learning activities, video can be a valuable resource. Video can stimulate a learner’s motivation through gathering attention and establishing relevance to one’s interests. Students may be more engaged, independent, and prepared for assessments in their courses when they have access to instructional videos for frequent or just-in-time review. Furthermore, the Universal […]

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