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the Contacts menu in gmail Using your PCC Gmail account like a boss, part 1 2
Learn how to create a contact group in your PCC gmail to easily mail students. Posted October 24, 2016
Ernest Hemingway Tools to improve writing on the web 1
Improve your writing for the web with these two easy tools. Posted October 18, 2016
Decorative illustration of gears and Gamification title Gamification: Use What Works in D2L
MOOC data research is helping us understand which gamification features work in online classes, and a BrightSpace webinar can help you understand how to apply them in your D2L course. Posted October 10, 2016
Royalty Free media is available Now available – royalty free media to enhance your course!
Distance Education is providing pilot access to royalty free media collections during 2016-17. Posted October 7, 2016
the new collaborate ultra interface has a lot less junk on it. Retiring legacy Collaborate/Online Rooms in December 2016
Distance Ed. will be discontinuing the legacy Collaborate/Online Rooms tool in December in favor of the newer Collaborate Ultra online conferencing tool. Posted October 7, 2016
news icon Using the style sheet in D2L
Peter shares how to use the DL style sheet to make your content look great on any device. Posted October 3, 2016
icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.5 for September 2016
CD update 10.6.5 adds quiz export and audio/video feedback options. Posted September 19, 2016
D2L Tool name changes for fall
Some tools in D2L will be getting a name change for fall term. Posted September 4, 2016
icon continuous delivery D2L CD update 10.6.4 for August 2016
The August CD update is mostly hidden, but there are some cool updates to the Intelligent Agent tool. Posted August 23, 2016
Screen capture of Mike Faber's video on Dementia Video Camp Fall 2016 Apps due by August 22nd
Video Camp Fall ʻ16 apps due Monday, August 22nd at 8 a.m. Posted August 15, 2016