Month: October 2009

Call for Proposals: Missouri S&T Teaching and Learning Technology Conference 2010

Posted by on October 7, 2009

Educational Technology is now accepting presentation proposals for the Third Annual Teaching and Learning Technology Conference, scheduled for March 11-12, 2010. Interested presenters can download a copy of the Call for Proposal form at our web site: edtech.mst.edu. This year’s theme will be Cyberlearning. Proposals will be accepted until November 20, 2009. The conference schedule […]

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EdTech Joins YouTube

Posted by on October 5, 2009

EdTech is a little late to the game, but we finally set up a YouTube account for our group. Although we have access to other ways of posting videos, I figured YouTube has some versatility that our other methods don’t have. However, the quality of our videos has diminished somewhat. Compare the video below to […]

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Wimba Upgrade on October 9, 2009

Posted by on October 2, 2009

IT will be upgrading Wimba Voice Tools building block within Blackboard on Friday, October 9, 2009, starting at 5:30 p.m. Wimba Live Classroom and other Voice Tools will be unavailable for approximately 30 minutes during the upgrade process. Regular Blackboard services will still be available. If you have any questions, please contact the IT Help […]

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Blackboard — Digital Dropbox Permanently Decommissioned Summer 2010

Posted by on October 2, 2009

Blackboard’s Digital Dropbox  will be permanently decommissioned in Summer 2010, prior to the release of Blackboard Version 9 on our campus. The Digital Dropbox has been used most commonly by students to store data files prior to submission to the instructor’s dropbox, but will no longer be supported in Blackboard 9. Digital Dropbox will no […]

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