Teaching & Learning Knowledge Base
Instructional Technology Knowledge Base
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HUE HD Pro Document Camera
Document cameras provide faculty the ability to write on a tabletop surface and display the content to a projector or web conferencing platform.
These core knowledge base articles provide essential guidance to faculty in preparing for the start of a new term.
As the ACC Learning Management System, Blackboard provides countless features and tools to deliver your class either fully-online or in a hybrid format.
Adobe Creative Suite
Austin Community College is an Adobe Creative Campus, making the Creative Suite available to faculty, staff, and students at reduced or no cost.
Faculty, staff, and students have access to GSuite, a set of tools that promotes collaboration and sharing among peers. These tools can be seamlessly integrated into your course.
Mediasite provides the ability for faculty and staff to record lectures from their home or office computers, whether it includes voice-over PowerPoint or a video of themselves on camera, or a mixture of both!
VidGrid is a cloud-based lecture capture solution that allows you to record videos of yourself or your screen, publish them to the cloud, and then share the videos with your students through Blackboard.
WebEx is one of the supported web-conferencing solutions at ACC. From holding virtual office hours to delivering a real-time class session or meeting, WebEx has a variety of features to support you, including it's integration with Google Calendar.
Zoom is the newest web conferencing solution supported at ACC. While many of it's core functions are self-explanatory, these articles provide additional support on using the tool in courses.
ACC is continuously expanding support and use of iPads in the classroom. This category provides training & resources on how to best integrate iPads into teaching & learning.
VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in 5 ways - using voice (with a mic or telephone), text, audio file, or video
Measuring and monitoring student performance in a course can come in a variety of formats. These articles provide guidance on student performance.
Creating and administering assessments can be difficult. These knowledge base articles provide assistance on course assessments.
Course materials provided by the textbook publisher can be integrated into Blackboard. These resources provide guidance on completing this.
This category provides knowledge base articles on how to set-up and deliver tests/exams through Blackboard or other means.
Ensuring that courses and course materials are accessible for all students provides everyone with an equitable opportunity for student success.
Who to Contact
You are not alone! There are many support groups on campus that can assist with teaching practices, technology, and teaching remotely.
SoftChalk is a Cloud based lesson creation tool. Creating interactive lessons to help students better understand course content.