Panopto replaces Tegrity as the new system for lecture capture and video content repository

Beginning 2020SP, Panopto will be the college’s video content management system and will be replacing Tegrity. With Panopto, you can record your class lectures and share it with your class through the Panopto Video Library tool link in Blackboard. This new tool has the same functionalities as Tegrity, but offers additional features such as: In-video…

Blackboard Learn Skill for Amazon Alexa

This new skill allows students to access information about their Blackboard Learn assignments through any US-registered Alexa supported device. What is the Blackboard Learn Skill for Amazon Alexa? The Blackboard Learn Skill for Amazon Alexa allows students to request and receive information about their assignments and courses stored in the Blackboard Learn application via an Alexa device…

Flipgrid Setup

FlipGrid is an exciting social learning tool that provides students a voice in their learning process. In this video, learn how to set it up for your class.

Training sessions for 2019FA semester

Available training sessions: Accessibility with Blackboard – Blackboard Ally easily helps instructors address accessibility issues in their courses. Adding Course Content to Blackboard – Learn how to Add Content to your Blackboard Course including files, webpages, embedded videos, Power Points, images and tests. Blackboard Grade Center – Keep your grades in an easy to access…

Lunch & Learn Event – Supporting Student Success through Inclusive Design: Content to Curriculum

2019 Ally Tour: On the Road to IncluCity Faculty are invited to attend the Lunch and Learn Faculty Development Opportunity next week as we have Blackboard Ally on campus as part of their national Ally Accessible Content tour called  “Supporting Student Success through Inclusive Design: Content to Curriculum” pm April 16, 2019, 12:00PM-2:00PM, room 3632,…

What’s New in March?

OES is now located at the Learning Commons The Online Education Services department is now located on the second level of the Learning Commons building. The new space also has a lab area for assisting faculty and students with their Blackboard courses, as well as for facilitating training on Blackboard and other available educational technology…

Available Training Sessions for Spring 2019

Here are the available dates and times  for OES training sessions. Click the images to view full size. Sign-up using the form available at the Training page. Download and print the PDF handout. Session Details: Creating your Blackboard Grade Center – The Grade Center in Blackboard is a key component for both online and on-ground…