Blackboard News You Can Use – March 2019

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 updates and reminders. Blackboard Update Coming March 14th On Thursday, March 14th starting at 5:00 PM (CST), Blackboard will undergo a routine maintenance […]

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What Faculty Can Do to Support Student Success through Blackboard

All semester classes are given a course shell in Blackboard through an automated process that starts with Course Scheduling and INFOnline. At minimum, all faculty are required to upload a syllabus to each course section in Blackboard and make courses available to students. However, we strongly recommend that all faculty use the following instructional strategies […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – September 2018

Welcome back to a new semester and a new issue of Blackboard News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through instruction with Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we review resources to support and enhance your teaching practice. A Gentle Reminder: Make Past Courses Unavailable, Make New Courses Available […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – August 2018

Welcome back to a new semester and a new issue of Blackboard News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through instruction with Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we review some updates and resources to help you prepare for the fall semester. Blackboard Update Coming August 9th On Thursday […]

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Getting Started with Blackboard

New and returning faculty are encouraged to review the tutorials on the Blackboard Faculty Support website when preparing their courses for the start of fall term.  To quickly get started, we recommend the following basic tutorials: Technology Preparedness Blackboard Minimum Technology Requirements Guide Blackboard Browser Guide Logging into Blackboard Content Creation and Course Management Creating […]

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