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[28 Mar 2014 | Sherry.Ransdell |No Comment | ]
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Subject: Blackboard Tools Update – Kaltura Video Platform
Who it affects: All Users
In an effort to improve functionality and user experience within the Blackboard Course Management System, Educational Technology is transitioning to the Kaltura Video Platform. This includes the integration of …

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[15 Jan 2014 | LaVena.Wilder | No Comment | ]
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CamScanner – PDF Creator
Have you ever been in a situation where you needed a paper document converted into a digital form, but there’s no scanner in sight?  Or maybe you like scanning old photos to upload into Facebook or Instagram.  …

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[2 Jan 2014 | Sherry.Ransdell | No Comment | ]

Happy New Year!
In preparation for the Spring 2014 semester, here is the latest copy of 5 Things to Know from EdTech. In addition, we will host Open Labs on each campus during College Community Week. Dates, locations and times are listed on …

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[11 Dec 2013 | Sherry.Ransdell | No Comment | ]
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Due to necessary maintenance, Blackboard will not be available from 12:01 am January 5, 2014 through 11:59 pm January 6, 2014.  Blackboard will be installing a service pack which will enhance or repair the following features:

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[25 Nov 2013 | Sherry.Ransdell | No Comment | ]
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Subject: Blackboard Course Deletions
Who it affects: All Blackboard Users
On January 5, 2014, Blackboard Support will delete courses in the San Jacinto College Blackboard system for the fall 2012 term (201310). Faculty should archive and save a copy of courses you …

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[31 Oct 2013 | keith.hudson | No Comment | ]

Instructors who want to make audio podcasts or other audio content available to their students may think they need computers, digital recorders and microphones to accomplish the task, but may overlook the simple solution of using their smart phone’s memo …