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gear_up_promo Announcing Gear Up media sessions
Learn new media tools and get free gear for online instructors Posted January 20, 2017
A computer screen with the word feedback on it Spring 2016 online student survey results
The online student survey results show student expectations about their online class experience. Posted January 17, 2017
adding new content Other ways to display content in D2L
Peter shares how to link to a Google Doc in Content. Posted January 17, 2017
icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.8 for December 2016
The December 2016 Continuous Delivery update has a number of feature that might interest instructors. Posted December 20, 2016
Webcam icon - image from Wikimedia Commons Short videos improve instructor presence – Part I 1
Melany shares 3 easy ways to capture video to add some of you to your online class. Posted December 5, 2016
Before you decide to proctor
Proctoring exams may not be the silver bullet for assessment that it seems. Learn more about the complexity of proctoring online exams in this cautionary tale. Posted November 28, 2016
icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.7 for November 2016 1
The November update includes a few change related to rubrics, intelligent agents, the HTML editor, and the quiz tool Posted November 25, 2016
The default font size is "small" Default font size in D2L too tiny?
Rondi shares how to adjust the font size in D2L so that you don't strain your eyes while reading all those discussion posts. Posted November 21, 2016
webwork activity grade in the gradebook WeBWorK integration with D2L Brightspace
You can now pass cumulative or total course grade back from WeBWorK to D2L. Posted November 18, 2016
decorative vector illustration of media production elements Video Camp: Apps Due 11/27 for Winter ’17
Want to join us for Winter '17 Video Camp? Apply by 11/27! Posted November 15, 2016