Month: June 2009

Blackboard Maintenance on Sunday, June 28

Posted by on June 25, 2009

Blackboard will be unavailable this Sunday, June 28, from 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. The outage is due to maintenance being performed on network firewall software. Please call the Help Desk with questions about this or any other issue at 573-341-HELP (4357).

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Netbooks: A Transitional Technology

Posted by on June 11, 2009

We here at EdTech Enterprises have recently been examining the possibility of using a “netbook” for some applications instead of heavier and more bulky standard laptop or tablet PCs. However, I recently came across a couple of good articles that look at some of advantages and disadvantages of netbooks in comparison to other technologies. Jeff […]

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Blackboard Maintenance on Friday, June 12

Posted by on June 4, 2009

Blackboard will be unavailable between 5:30 pm and 10:00 pm on Friday, June 12, during the regularly scheduled maintenance window. System administrators will be applying patches during this outage. For more information, please contact the Help Desk at (573) 341-HELP.

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New CLICKER / TURNINGPOINT Features Compatible with Blackboard

Posted by on June 2, 2009

EdTech has recently turned on the Blackboard Wizard in TurningPoint. This allows TurningPoint features to be compatible with Blackboard. Specifically, TurningPoint can now do the following tasks: Register clickers in Blackboard — students can now register their clickers in Blackboard instead of having to register their clickers at the Bookstore. Students simply need to login […]

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