WebCT CE8 support ending…

Ok, so hopefully we have your attention.  If you are still teaching in WebCT CE8 this Spring semester, it is time to start making plans for summer.  Let’s call it Spring Cleaning or a New Year’s Resolution…out with the old and in with the new. Valencia has been actively working towards our upgrade to Blackboard […]


Bug Watch: YouTube Search in Bb 9.1 Mashup Tool Fails

UPDATE: Blackboard published a new building block to fix the issues with YouTube Mashup searches in Blackboard Learn 9.1 SP3 & SP4. The patch has been installed and YouTube Mashups are working again! (2/14/11) Last week YouTube changed a part of their Application Programming Interface (API), as a result that the search features of the YouTube […]


Blackboard Learn Migration Update

BROWSER UPDATE: We wanted to make you all aware of an email which we sent to all students enrolled in at least one Blackboard 9.1 Learn course for Spring 2011 Semester. The primary purpose of this email was to ensure students are aware that Firefox 3.6 is the preferred/recommended browser for Blackboard 9.1 Learn. We have […]


Webinars & Resources from Florida Distance Learning Consortium

Free Webinars Open Access Textbook Webinar Series February 2011 Webinars sponsored by the FIPSE Open Access Textbooks Grant and College Open Textbooks February 24th 11:00 AM PST/2:00 PM EST Joel Thierstein, Associate Provost, Rice University/ Executive Director, Connexions Connexions: Transitioning from the Edge of Education to the Mainstream The presentation will give a brief description […]


What’s Next for Delicious?

Have you heard the news about Delicious? Earlier we  posted about what a great tool Delicious is for social bookmarking http://wp.me/p10K5L-I. Yahoo announced in early December that they will be getting rid of this bookmarking service. What’s next for Delicious? Lots of rumor are still floating about on the internet. Delicious posted a blog: What’s […]