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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August BITS Webinars – Best Practices to Start Fall Semester

The Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS) webinars are FREE 60-minute professional development webinars lead by educators from around the world to train fellow educators on teaching strategies that increase instructional efficiency and effectiveness with Blackboard. See the BITS schedule and register for August 2019 sessions here to view on your own. Each webinar is provided […]

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National Distance Learning Week Nov. 7, 2016 – Nov. 11, 2016 • Virtual

Monday, November 7 | 12:00 – 1:00pm CST Trends in Alternative Credentialing: Benchmarks, Badges, and Noncredit Programming Webinar Micro-credentials, nano-credentials, badges…staying current on emerging trends in education is a challenge. It is also the life-force of the work that we do to prepare students for an ever-shifting professional landscape. In this engaging session, learn about […]

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Prevent Cheating During Exams with Respondus

Instructor Trainings with Respondus This September, attend a 45-minute training session on how to effectively use Respondus applications for online testing. Learn how to create online assessments with Respondus 4, or see how to prevent cheating during online exams using LockDown Browser. Sign up today to learn how to use these applications! LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent […]

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