Blackboard News You Can Use – July 2020

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 share news about Blackboard updates and resources to support your teaching practice. Blackboard Updates MATC’s IT department has updated the Ellucian software that pushes semester courses […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – June 2020

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 share a few resources and reminders to support your teaching practice. Summer Blackboard Training Courses and Webinars Faculty may enroll in professional development’s free 1 credit […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – May 2020

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 share a few resources and reminders to support your teaching practice. Reminder – Final Grades Due May 27th Final grades are due by 5:00 PM, Wednesday, […]

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Free Images for Instructional Content – Open Content by the Smithsonian Institution

If you are looking for educational images to incorporate into slide presentations or learning plans, the Smithsonian Institution has removed its copyright restrictions from its digital collections! To learn more, see this Campus Technology article by Dian Schaffhauser.

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Pivoting to Online Teaching: Research and Practitioner Perspectives

Given recent global developments related to COVID-19, colleges and universities have rapidly shifted to move teaching online.  In this FREE online course offered through EDX by the University of Texas at Arlington, participants will explore research-informed, effective practices for online teaching and learning in post-secondary institutions. By enrolling, you will learn practical ways to quickly […]

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