Blackboard Learn: The Beginning of a new era

On behalf of the Office for Information Technology, I would like to thank all Valencia Faculty, Staff, and Students for your patience and support over the past year.  The transition from Blackboard/WebCT CE to Blackboard Learn9.1 has been the major undertaking of the Learning Technology & Alternative Delivery team for the past year. What if […]


ACT NOW – Last Week for retrieving WebCT content

THIS IS YOUR LAST WEEK TO RETRIEVE CONTENT FROM WEBCT Any class materials that are still needed from WebCT need to be saved or migrated into Blackboard before 11:00pm on Saturday, May 28th!   If you have not moved your content from WebCT CE8 yet, now is the time to do so. WebCT’s official retirement date […]


ACTION REQUIRED: Only 2 Weeks Left for WebCT

ALL SUMMER COURSES LOADED INTO BLACKBOARD!  Any class that begins after May 2, 2011 will be taught in Blackboard 9.1 Learn (regardless of instructional method).  If you have not moved your content from WebCT CE8 yet, now is the time to do so. WebCT’s official retirement date is quickly approaching and we are working hard […]


ALL Summer Courses are using Blackboard!

Is your content loaded into Blackboard yet? Only 3 weeks left until WebCT is retired for good. Any class that begins after May 2, 2011 will be taught in Blackboard 9.1 Learn (regardless of instructional method). If you have not moved your content from WebCT CE8 yet, now is the time to do so. WebCT’s official retirement date is quickly approaching and we are working hard to ensure that you are prepared.

What do I have to do to prepare for Summer?
• All summer 2011 courses have been loaded into Blackboard and are ready for you to begin development on your course materials.
• Faculty will be able to access their course materials and create backups until May 28, 2011 at 11:00pm. After that date, all materials will need to be in BB9.1 and access to WebCT for faculty will cease.
• If you are not teaching this summer (or if you need additional development spaces), you are encouraged to contact webcthelp@valenciacc.edu for each course you would like to migrate from WebCT CE to Blackboard LearnIn the event of grade disputes, Valencia system administrators will be able to assist you in recovering your data and helping you to access the required information to investigate the dispute.


4 Weeks Left for WebCT – ALL Summer Courses are using Blackboard

ALL SUMMER COURSES LOADED INTO BLACKBOARD! WebCT’s official retirement date is quickly approaching and we are working hard to ensure that you are prepared.  Any class that begins after May 2, 2011 will be taught in Blackboard 9.1 Learn (regardless of instructional method).  If you are still teaching in WebCT CE8 this Spring semester, it […]