Computer Services was pleased to be able to work with David White and Krista Webb to once again bring Blackboard training to West Plains and Mountain Grove faculty and staff. On November 20th, Kristi Oetting from Computer Services conducted a 3-hour Black Belt Bootcamp for 14 attendees, four of which earned their new 2015 Black Belts! The afternoon session was the first ever … [Read more...] about West Plains Black Belt Bootcamp and 2015 Black Belt Summit
Congratulations to the latest recipients of the Computer Services Blackboard Black Belt! To earn their Black Belt, these individuals attended the entire 7-course series of Learning Management System training classes offered by Computer Services. These courses are offered through in-person class sessions, synchronously online via our virtual training classes, or through … [Read more...] about Introducing the Newest Blackboard Black Belts
You will not want to overlook the new calendar in Blackboard Learn! The calendar has been completely rebuilt, giving you a much more modern tool – both in terms of look and functionality. This new version allows personalization and customization. You can select views (month, week, day) and color-code the events to differentiate between courses and personal items. Items with … [Read more...] about Blackboard Feature Spotlight: The New Calendar
Blackboard Learn will be down Friday, May 24th for the scheduled update to Service Pack 11. For more information on the new enhancements Service Pack 11 will bring, visit our Blackboard website. You can also see the schedule of 1-hour demo sessions on New Features and Coming Attractions. Don’t forget that the Blackboard Open Lab is ongoing year-round! We are here every Friday … [Read more...] about Blackboard Down for Scheduled Update May 24th.
McGraw Hill has announced a maintenance release is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 4am until 6am CST, during which time Connect will be unavailable. From McGraw-Hill: "During this upgrade window we will be releasing several key usability improvements affecting both the Connect and EZ Test platforms. We appreciate your patience as we continue to work to enhance your Connect … [Read more...] about McGraw-Hill Connect Maintenance Scheduled for Saturday, May 4