Month: April 2015

How to Print Comments in Annotated PDFs

Blackboard allows instructors to add comments and feedback to uploaded assignments (generally, Microsoft Office documents and PDFs) through a (very cool) feature called inline grading.

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Office 365 People: A Guide to Adding and Editing Contacts

MCC faculty and students using Office 365 for their email should see that we’re all in the global address book — if you want to email an instructor, for example, you should be able to start typing a name in

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Nebraska Educational Technology Association Annual Conference: Overview & Highlights

Join us digitally as we explore ed tech with other Nebraska educators at the Nebraska Educational Technology Association’s annual conference April 23 and April 24.

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Blog Your Tech Support: A Case for Open-Web Edtech Blogging

Starting this blog really helped me with our learning management system transition this past year — the reflection required for writing instructional posts helped me to learn Blackboard inside and out — and, from the feedback I’ve gotten, it’s helped

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How to Deploy a New LMS (in Less than a Year)

As MCC folks and blog-readers know, we switched our learning management system last fall — a major software purchase and tech-support/training challenging for our staff in Instructional Design Services.

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