Welcome to the ESCC Teaching Resources Site. In this site you will find documents and links posted on topics related to instructional technology and its use at ESCC. I hope you find it helpful. If you have any problems with the site or if you have materials you would like to see posted, please let me know. Click here to send me an email.

 Logging In 

If you are attempting to log onto a computer on the ESCC Local Area Network (LAN) or into your VCCS Tools to access Blackboard, Gmail, or S.I.S. and you need a reminder about how to do that, you'll find documents to help you with logging in posted here.

Blackboard 9.1 

Want a reminder about how to make your course available? Import a test? Create a calculated grade column? This section of the site has documents and links related to Blackboard 9.1.


When it's time to print out your most current class roster for non-attendance reports or submit midterm or final grades, you might need a reminder about how to do that. Go here for documents that will take you through the process step-by-step. There are also documents reviewing basic navigation for faculty advising in this section of the site.

Browsers, Plug-ins, Downloads

Maybe you need to update to the most recent version of Firefox to get your computer to run a little more smoothly. Perhaps you need to download the latest version of Java to use a mortgage calculator in your accounting class. Maybe you need the latest version of RealPlayer to preview a video you might want to use in class. This section of the site provides links to some of the most commonly used free browsers, plug-ins and downloads for you and your students.

What's New

To help keep faculty informed, this section of the site contains documents and links to the latest news related to Instructional Technology in the VCCS and at ESCC.

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