Faculty Alerts
Islanders Info

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Faculty needs to register to receive
a stipend for attending.

FMI: LesleeSchauer (361) 825-2105 or
leslee.schauer@tamucc.edu

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Spring 2016 Workshops

Certificate of Professional Development
in Best Practices for Online Course Design
is required for all new faculty.

Next workshop series:
May 16-19, 2016 - Registration - Schedule

Drop-ins are welcome; laptops are required.
Please, bring your own or
contact odelt@tamucc.edu (x2122)
to request one for the session.

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Faculty  FAQs: 
 

- Extend test time   
- Copy an existing Bb course    
- Section merge request   
Add user to Bb course request 
- Submit grades using Bb

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Free for Students:

link to it website to get office 365 Office 2016 is available for free to faculty, staff and students for home use. The link to download it is accessible at http://it.tamucc.edu/Office365/Office365.html
  The software can be installed on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs, plus 5 tablets (including iPad). An active Islander email address is required for the installation. Included in the Office 2016 download is OneDrive, a cloud storage service that links a folder via the Internet; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, and Publisher.
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Islander Mobile app helps you stay connected with the Island University wherever you are! Featured areas include directory, athletics, maps, news, images, library, distance education, learn, bookstore, transit bus locator, student organizations, most dialed, social media and more.

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Webex Conferencing is now available to students.

Izzy the IslanderIslanders Tips for Success:

- Sync your email to Mobile devices 
- Learn about Blackboard Resources
- Find Testing / Proctoring Online info
- Learn Study Strategies & Techniques
- Get other Tips for Success

Uninstall Quick Time:

Two major security vulnerabilities within Apple’s Quick Time have been exposed. The Department of Home-land Security is advising those with Microsoft Windows operating systems who have Quick Time installed to uninstall the software immediately.

 

The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Certificates program
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The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Certificates program is offered to support instructors as they integrate technologies in their courses to improve instruction and provide students with highly engaging learning experiences as well as flexible scheduling. Enroll and find out more about options offered at https://iol.tamucc.edu/certificates.html.

Next workshop series: May 16-19, 2016 - Registration - Schedule

Office of Distance Education and Learning Technologies CHANGEcasts

ChangeCAST: Tools and Tips for Lecture Capture with Dr. Rick Smith

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Esther Pais
Discusses Using Blackboard LMS

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Dr. Magesh Thiyagarajan and his Students Discuss Online Learning

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Amy Carter
Discusses Online Learning

See all ChangeCasts at ODELT YouTube Channel
link to bb9.tamucc.edu   
Blackboard Resources:
Students - Instructors
The IT department invites all campus users to subscribe to the IT Notifcations List to be informed about system outages, scheduled maintenance, and new services.

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- Students
- Instructors

link to it website to get office 365  MS Office 365 
Free to all
TAMU-CC users

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loginto tamucc.webex.com Web Conferencing:
- WebEx Login

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- Students
- Instructors

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Online Survey Software:
  Qualtrics

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  SoftChalk

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NBC Learn
License expired 31 December, 2015.

Camtasia logo Screencasting:
Camtasia Studio
Narrating PowerPoint

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  Turnitin

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  Respondus

Link to islander mobile  Islander Mobile  
   includes
Blackboard Mobile Learn

TAMU-CC Course Designations:
F - face-to-face
D - 1-24% online
C - 25-49% online
B - 50-84% online
I - 85-100% online
E - eLine, CONHS
Find us Get in Touch Stay Connected
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and Learning Technologies

 
Phone: 361-825-2122
Fax: 361-825-3666
email: odelt@tamucc.edu
 
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi,
6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5779,
Corpus Christi, TX, 78412 -5779
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