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icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.3 for July 2016
This month's update includes some discussion updates and some things that won't hit production until a little later. Posted July 27, 2016
Export the quiz log from the Grade area Mining quiz logs for suspicious behavior 1
Explore the quiz event log to find suspicious activity. Posted July 25, 2016
picture of someone writing on computer Looking for more in-depth discussions?
Greg discusses some ways to improve your class discussions Posted July 18, 2016
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A quick reminder from Karen that good document structure makes your document more accessible. Posted July 12, 2016
class_progress_detail Course Access History update
A new feature in D2L Brightspace allows you to see how often your students are specifically accessing your course, not just D2L. Posted July 5, 2016
The amazing Jen Klaudinyi, PCC librarian Eight points to help make sense of OER
Peter shares 8 take-aways about OER from a conversation with one of our librarians, Jen Klaudinyi. Posted June 27, 2016
icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.2 for June 2016
Updates for June include improvements to grading from rubrics, group tools, and assignment grader functionality. Posted June 8, 2016
50th anniversary logo for Disability Services OER Accessibility
OER could be the best opportunity to address inclusive design and accessible content selection from the beginning rather than relying on the accommodation process, which excludes students and has an unmeasurable effect upon success and completion. Posted May 31, 2016
Start Guide results from Fall 2015 Updated Online Start Guide Data
Students who completed the Start Guide for Fall 2015 did better in their online classes than those from fall 2014 who did not take it. Success! Posted May 24, 2016
Image of sign post set of arrows with "coaching" at the top Mentoring? Coaching? Future steps for our mentor program
Are you aware of our Online Faculty Mentor program? Do you know there‚Äôs a faculty mentor responsible for each discipline […] Posted May 23, 2016