Month: August 2012

REMINDER: Courses in Blackboard Need to be Made Available to Students

Posted by on August 15, 2012

Educational Technology wishes to remind all instructors that courses in Blackboard need to be made “Available” to students before students can access the content. Instructions for making a course available can be found at: http://edtech.mst.edu/support/blackboard9-1/courseavailable/ By default, we make courses unavailable to give instructors time to populate a course with content before students can see […]

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Upgrades to Classroom Technology for Fall Semester 2012

Posted by on August 13, 2012

Educational Technology has performed the following technology upgrades to classrooms and computer learning centers (CLCs) for Fall Semester 2012: All CLCs now have Windows 7 installed. All instructor stations in both classrooms and CLCs now have Skype installed. All CLC machines now have the following upgrade software installed: AutoCAD 2012 Maple 16 MathType 6.8 Matlab […]

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Blackboard Collaborate Upgrade on Thursday, August 2, 2012

Posted by on August 2, 2012

Blackboard Collaborate will be upgraded to the latest version at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 2, 2012. Collaborate is a virtual learning environment integrated into Blackboard. The newest version has some minor enhancements such as greatly improved noise cancellation features and the ability to better monitor which permissions each participant has within the Collaborate session. […]

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