Upcoming Network Outage / Service Delay

alert icon (1) Upcoming Network Outage: On Saturday, August 5th from 7:30AM to roughly 5:00PM, many of our servers and services will be unavailable due to extensive electrical work in the main server room at Newtown Campus. Network and phone service may also be disrupted during this time. (2) Service Delay: We are currently experiencing longer load times for our online application. We apologize for this delay and appreciate your patience.
More details about the upcoming network outage

Tutorials and Training Sessions

Tutorials

How to Post your Syllabus to Blackboard in 3 Easy Steps

Document PostBlackboardSyllabus (PDF - 575 KB)

Video Youtube Video (Time: 4:08)

How to Make WileyPlus Tools Available in Blackboard

Document wileyplustools (PDF - 396 KB)

Video Youtube Video (Time: 1:15)

Training

If you would like to set up training please email Connie Rine at connie.rine@kctcs.edu.

Blackboard Hours

Blackboard hours are times to come by and work on Blackboard problems and ask questions.

Blackboard In a Day

This is an all day session, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., covering all aspects of Blackboard.

  • Registration is required so training shells can be created.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above.
  • This training is also divided into four sessions if you are unable to attend a full day of training.

Blackboard Overview

(1/4 Bb in a Day)

This is a two hour session covering the use of BlackBoard for web-based teaching.

  • Registration is required so training shells can be created.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above.

Blackboard Course Design & Development

(3/4 Bb in a Day)

This is a two hour session covering course design and development for web-based teaching.

  • Registration is required so training shells can be created.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above

Blackboard Communication

(3/4 Bb in a Day)

This is a two hour session covering the use of communication tools in BlackBoard including Bb Collaborate.

  • You must bring content with you to this class so you will have content to work with.
  • Recommendation: If you have a microphone or headset please bring it with you to the training session.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above

Blackboard Assessment

(4/4 Bb in a Day)

This is a two hour session covering development and design of assessment tools available in Blackboard.

  • Registration is required so training shells can be created.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above.

SoftChalk

This is a one hour session covering the use of SoftChalk.

  • You must bring content with you to this class so you will have content to work with. You can bring a lecture, a presentation or an item you would like to use to create a test.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above

Skype for Business

  • This is a one hour session covering the use of Microsoft Skype for Business.
  • Please email connie.rine@kctcs.edu with any questions or sign-up using the link above.