Group Assignments Associated With Rubrics Causing Sporadic Issues

Recently we’ve had a few confirmed reports of students being unable to view grading rubrics associated with group assignments. If you’re using a grading rubric for a group assignment, you may be affected by this issue. We’re currently working with Blackboard to resolve this behavior. If you have questions or problems related to this issue, please contact the IT Help Desk at (573) 341-4357

EdTech U at the Library! Thursday, November 5, 2015

EdTech U is at the Library for Fall 2015! EdTech U is an opportunity for instructors to gain some hands-on assistance with any educational technology supported by EdTech. Attending EdTech U will also enter you in a raffle, the winner of which … [Continue reading]

Still getting Blackboard errors when submitting or viewing assignments?

Assignments submitted to courses between approximately 4PM-6PM on Oct. 26th were corrupted or only partially uploaded. If you submitted an assignment on Oct 26th from 4PM-6PM you were likely affected by this disruption of service. Assignment … [Continue reading]

CLC Software Request Process for SPRING 2016 Now Open!

EdTech is opening up the Computing Learning Center (CLC) software request process for instructors who need specific software packages installed in computer learning centers across campus. The software request web-based application is available on … [Continue reading]

Missouri S&T – Teaching Partners


Missouri University of Science and TechnologySource: certi.mst.eduOver the past year CERTI and EdTech, in partnership with faculty, have worked to create the Teaching Partners program.  This program is designed to be a confidential voluntary … [Continue reading]

Benefits, Impact and Process of Early Course Evaluations | Center for Teaching Excellence | Duquesne University


Source: www.duq.eduFeedback has an impact but it's how you interpret that feedback that can be the most beneficial.  This website gives five tips on how you should interpret feedback.  It is based on an article written by Connie Buskist and … [Continue reading]

BLACKBOARD MAINTENANCE: Sunday, October 18, 2015

IT will be performing Blackboard maintenance on Sunday, October 18, 2015, starting at midnight. Blackboard will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours between midnight and to 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 18. Please contact the Help Desk with … [Continue reading]

VoiceThread Maintenance

VoiceThread will be performing database maintenance on Sunday, Oct. 11th from 12:00 AM to 1:00 AM. VoiceThread will be unavailable during that time. … [Continue reading]

BLACKBOARD MAINTENANCE: Sunday, September 20, 2015

IT will be performing Blackboard maintenance on Sunday, September 20, 2015, starting at midnight. Blackboard will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours between midnight and to 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 20. Please contact the Help Desk … [Continue reading]

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: Teaching and Learning Technology Conference 2016


Educational Technology at Missouri University of Science and Technology is now accepting presentation proposals for the 9th Annual Teaching and Learning Technology Conference, scheduled for March 17-18, 2016. Interested presenters can download a copy … [Continue reading]