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Posted in 2018

A black dog laying on a wooden deck. Instructor Presence: A Commitment To Engagement Introduction 4
For the 18-19 academic year, the first Monday of the month features a blog post by a faculty mentor. Faculty […] Posted October 1, 2018
Graphic illustrating the process to create a message or assignment Activity Feed: An Easier Way to Increase Engagement
Learn about the new, easy to use Activity Feed for a simpler course homepage. Posted September 24, 2018
Select Chemistry equation as an option D2L Brightspace 10.8.5 updates for September 2018
Feature updates from August and September releases. Posted September 12, 2018
The Proctorio webcam logo Online Learning is piloting proctoring software
Online Learning is piloting virtual proctoring software with Chemistry faculty this summer (and fall) to evaluate its efficacy. Posted August 7, 2018
icon continuous delivery D2L Brightspace 10.8.2 updates for June 2018
Lots of updates to the June release that faculty will probably enjoy. Posted June 13, 2018
A preview of the faculty media survey. 2017 Faculty Media Use Survey Results
Results from the 2017 Faculty Media Use Survey. Posted June 7, 2018
A student cheating on a paper exam by looking at notes on his hand. Beware: Your testbank questions are out there 6
Greg talks about an increasingly common type of cheating during online exams. Posted June 5, 2018
icon continuous delivery D2L CD 10.8.1 update for May 2018
A few updates in the 10.8.1 release that goes live on May 25, 2018. Posted May 25, 2018
Kultura CaptureScreen starting screen Screencasting with My Media’s native CaptureSpace Lite Desktop Recorder.
CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder is great alternative to other screencasting tools such as Camtasia, Jing or Screencast-O-Matic, etc It’s free for all of us using PCC's LMS D2L. Brightspace  Posted May 21, 2018
A graph showing increasing usage Check out your content usage 3
Learn how to get a sense of how engaged your students are with your course content. Posted May 14, 2018