Welcome to Blackboard News You Can Use, your brief monthly newsletter to help you promote student success through MATC’s web-based learning environment, Blackboard Learn. In this edition, we review resources to support your use of Blackboard.
Spring Blackboard Training Courses Begin Soon
Faculty who are looking for training in the use of Blackboard to support teaching and learning are encouraged to enroll in our 1 credit, free professional development courses this spring. All courses will be offered at the Milwaukee campus. Attendance is required for all class meeting dates to earn credit. See our schedule here and register through INFOnline.
Faculty Instructional Support Hours
Do you have questions about using Blackboard in your teaching practice? Connect with a Faculty Support Liaison for one-on-one assistance. Faculty Liaisons can also answer general questions regarding WIDS and COS’s. See their schedule for their availability in your local campus Faculty Resource Center.
Upcoming Blackboard Workshops
All faculty are invited to attend a one-hour Blackboard workshop to earn 1 CEU hour that counts towards FQAS! For questions about workshops, please contact the workshop’s leader directly. Watch your MATC email for workshop announcements and send an RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to attend.
|Qwickly Jot Assignment Tool
||We will be reviewing a new tool available within Blackboard called Qwickly Jot Assignment. This will also be an open session to ask questions about Blackboard.
||Thurs. February 15th, 1-2 PM
||Oak Creek Campus,
|Blackboard Tips and Tricks
||We will be reviewing several tips and trips to support your teaching practice in Blackboard.
||Weds. February 28th, 12-1 PM
||West Allis Campus,
Did you know that you can send your classroom handouts e.g., syllabi to Print Services? Print requests from instructors can be sent to print services through interoffice mail, dropped off in person Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., placed in the drop box after hours or sent via email at email@example.com, 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
Print Services is located at the Downtown Milwaukee Campus in Room M141 and provide print services for the Mequon, Oak Creek, West Allis and Downtown Campuses. Contact Print Services at 414-297-6878.
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All faculty are invited to attend a one-hour Blackboard workshop to earn 1 CEU hour that counts towards FQAS!
No registration is required. However, we ask that you complete our RSVP form to reserve your seat.
For questions about workshops, please contact the workshop’s leader directly.