Blackboard News You Can Use – February 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. Collaborate Ultra February Update By February 7th, Blackboard Learn instructors will able to host a Collaborate Ultra session that automatically […]

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Blackboard News You Can Use – October 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 briefly review resources and opportunities to enhance your teaching practice. Meeting Online with Collaborate Ultra Similar to Skype or Google […]

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Discouraging Cheating in Online Tests

In online courses, where a student completes a test off-campus without instructor supervision, online tests must be considered as open-book tests because students often have access to a wide variety of information resources. Furthermore, students with a mobile device would still be able to take pictures of the test questions as displayed on the computer […]

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