For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Instructional Technology Workshops
The Instructional & Media Services (IMS) team will be virutal training on Respondus LockDown Browser & Monitor the month of May.
Workshop: Respondus LockDown Browser & Monitor
Lockdown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard Learn.
Dates: May 11th, 14th, 18th, 21st, 28th
Times: 1000-1100 & 1400-1500
Join the meeting using this link meet.google.com/akq-xcdq-era or call 774-836-9062 Pin: 749 814 141#
Workshop: Blackboard Learn Basic
Date: Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 0800-0900 Location: ABS 317 or attend virtually: https://meet.google.com/pig-ucjx-ibb?hs=122 or call Phone Numbers
(US)+1 609-837-9093 PIN: 637 715 053#
Description: This workshop provides an overview of the MMA Blackboard Learn course template and explains how to deliver course material through Blackboard. By the end of the session, participants will be able to navigate in Blackboard, upload the syllabus, upload additional course materials and communicate with students.
Workshop: Blackboard Learn Collaborate Virtual Classroom
Date:Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 0930-1030 Location: ABS 317 or attend virtually: https://meet.google.com/agk-mion-tay?hs=122 or call (US)+1 605-574-1510
PIN: 712 235 456#
Description: In this workshop, participants will learn how to use Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, a live virtual classroom tool built into all online courses. Blackboard Collaborate is used to provide live interaction as well as recording capabilities.
Workshop: Blackboard Assignments & Test
Date: Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 1100-1200 Location: ABS 317 or attend virtually: https://meet.google.com/gvx-civx-neb?hs=122 or call (US)+1 774-318-6577
PIN: 425 055 739#
Description: In this workshop participants learn to create assignments and test. By the end of the session, participants will be able to create their own assignments and test for grading.
Workshop: Blackboard Grade Center
Date: Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 1230-1330 Location: ABS 317 or attend virtually: https://meet.google.com/weo-sgay-iod?hs=122 or call (US)+1 347-486-7717
PIN: 233 766 653#
Description: This workshop focuses on setting up the Grade Center, which will allow students view their grades and track their progress. By the end of the session, participants will be able to set up all graded assignments in the Grade Center, calculate the final grade and communicate the progress to the students.
Workshop: Panopto Creating Recorded Lectures
Date: Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 1400-1500 Location: ABS 317 or attend virutally: https://meet.google.com/qcm-cddf-ncm?hs=122 or call (US)+1 662-434-4797
PIN: 361 273 189#
Description: Increase student engagement by using Panopto, the lecture capture software that allows you to record, post, and reuse your class lectures, and allows students to review course concepts.
Workshop: Google Meet Virtual Classroom
Date: Tuesday-Thursday 17th-19th, 2020 Time: 1530-1630 Location: ABS 317 or attend virtually: https://meet.google.com/zps-zdnv-vhi?hs=122 or call (US)+1 731-227-2245
PIN: 946 849 930#
Description: With Google Hangouts Meet, you can hold impromptu video meetings and virtual classes from anywhere.
***If you are interested in features of Blackboard that are not on our current workshop schedule or are interested in learning other instructional technologies on campus, please contact the HelpDesk to schedule training with us. Please include your availability and topic of interest in the ticket.***