Due to COVID - 19

Updated: 3/23/20

The Online Learning Department will be working from home. You can meet with the online learning department online via the Zoom web meeting tool. 

All training will happen online via Zoom

If you need to learn about Zoom click this link.

Faculty and Adjunct Training - Getting your classes online in Blackboard

Blackboard Basics Recording

Saturday 3/21/20 1pm EST for the Nursing Dept. Zoom recording


If you need support please email

Course Template

To help you quickly bring your course online, we have developed a template that you may use. If you would like it loaded into your course, please contact us at



Blackboard Quick Start Guides

We have developed Quick Start Guides for Faculty and Student use. Please feel free to share the student version with your students to help them get started.

Quick Start Guide - Instructors

Quick Start Guide - Students



Panopto Lecture Capture

Deliver your lectures online with Panopto Lecture Capture. This tutorial is 45 minutes long and shows you everything you will need to know about using Panopto Lecture to replace your traditional lecture.


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Blackboard Basics

Blackboard Basics for Students

Quality Matters Emergency Remote Instructor Checklist

This is a great, easy to follow reference you might find helpful.

QM Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist


Blackboard Navigation

You can use any theory or model for teaching your online course because Blackboard Learn is open, flexible, and centered on student achievement.

Blackboard Navigation Page


Blackboard Discussion Boards

Blackboard Discussions can replace face-to-face discussions.

Blackboard Discussion Boards


Create Forums

Grade Discussions



Blackboard Assignments

Blackboard online assignments can replace hand-to-hand assignments.

Blackboard Assignments


Blackboard Tests

Face-to-face testing can be replaced with online Blackboard tests.

Blackboard tests


Blackboard Grading

You can use Blackboard to track all grades.

Blackboard Grades


Additional Resources