Blackboard will be down for maintenance on Friday, March 7th, 2014, between the early morning hours of 12:00 am midnight to 06:00 am CT. This 6-hour downtime is scheduled by our Blackboard Managed Hosting service for important infrastructure maintenance. Please exit the system at that time, and be sure to tell your students also.
Updates to Blackboard:
You will notice a few minor changes in Blackboard
Faculty Help Request Form
http://goo.gl/YsxVB7 Please use this online form if you need help moving content, adding test banks, and other time-intensive requests.
Required Blackboard Training:
If you need the required Blackboard training, or want to move up to the next level of distance teaching, please RSVP at the following links:
Online Blackboard training session for classroom teachers:
For those teaching online or hybrid classes for the first time:
Contact Nilly Al-Banna (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information about Blackboard training opportunities.
New Newsletter Subscriptions
Distance Learning has purchased campus-wide subscriptions to The Teaching Professor and Online Classroom. More info here: http://www.teachingprofessor.com/newsletter and http://www.magnapubs.com/catalog/online-classroom-newsletter/ Email Kate Burkes (email@example.com) for the access code.