Blackboard Ally

Blackboard Ally – Coming October 2022

In October 2022, Blackboard Ally will become available for faculty to enhance the accessibility and inclusivity of course content. All students benefit from improved accessibility of documents, images, text, and tables. Ally provides instructors with guidance on how to correct accessibility issues with digital course content and provides students with automated options to download alternative […]

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Remember to Submit Summer Final Grades

Per MATC’s Operations Calendar, final grades for 8-week summer classes are due by August 9th 5:00 PM CDT. Faculty may submit final grades in Self-Service directly through these instructions to ensure completion. A slideshow containing screenshots and speaker notes to explain the process is available here.  If you have concerns about missing final grades for […]

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Online Campus News You Can Use – August 2022

Welcome to Online Campus News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through MATC’s online learning environment, Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we share a few reminders, news about updates to Blackboard, and resources to support your teaching practice. Hot Topics Faculty – Remember to Submit Final Grades Per […]

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Online Campus News You Can Use – July 2022

Welcome to Online Campus News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through MATC’s online learning environment, Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we share news about updates to Blackboard and resources to support your teaching practice. Hot Topics Submit Grades through Self-Service this Summer To ensure that grades are […]

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Online Campus News You Can Use – Special June 2022 Announcements

The following important announcements are meant to inform you of changes to Blackboard features that take effect immediately for Summer 2022. Faculty and Students Can Use the YuJa Video Platform to Host Video Files Faculty should no longer upload video and audio files directly to Blackboard as file attachments, as this means of sharing lacks […]

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