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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Getting Started with Universal Design for Learning

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a research-based instructional design framework for creating a flexible learning environment optimized to meet the needs of a diverse student population. UDL’s purpose is to minimize barriers and maximize learning opportunities for all students through three principles: (1) providing multiple means of engagement, (2) providing multiple means of representation, and (3) providing […]

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Upcoming Webinars: Tips for Testing Website Accessibility, Creating Accessible Online Courses, & More

  Upcoming Webinars: Tips for Testing Website Accessibility, Creating Accessible Online Courses, & More Over the next few months, we will be holding several webinars that will provide tips for creating accessible online content. You can register using the links below to learn about testing for website accessibility, creating accessible online course content, understanding closed […]

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Upcoming Webinars: Video Captioning & YouTube for Higher Ed

  Upcoming Webinars: YouTube for Higher Ed, DIY Captioning Workflows, and HTML5 Over the next month and a half, we will be holding five webinars on video accessibility that will provide you with actionable tips for building accessible video into your institution. You can register using the links below to learn about leveraging Google apps […]

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Recorded Webinar: How Copyright and Fair Use Impact Third Party Captioning for Educational Video

Recorded Webinar Aired on 04/02/2015   We’re sorry you couldn’t attend this webinar on April 2. Below, please find a link to watch a recording of the webinar that includes closed captions and a searchable interactive transcript. Watch the webinar now: http://www.3playmedia.com/how-it-works/webinars/copyright-04-02-2015/ Webinar Description One of the great challenges of using videos that you don’t […]

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