SP21 Release Dates

There's been a lot of conversations lately about when D2L shells will open to faculty/instructors and when they will open for students. Well, we have the dates finalized with leadership and here they are: Dec 14- Faculty/Instructor access beginsJan 18- Student access begins for all courses scheduled to start on January 20th. (All courses with … Continue reading SP21 Release Dates

Zoom/D2L Integration – Getting Started

The Zoom/D2L integration helps instructors create Zoom meetings and injects them into the D2L class Calendar.  The Zoom integration works very differently with different options to the WebEx/Zoom integration. Scheduling a Meeting To schedule a meeting, click on 'Zoom' in the navigation, right before Course Admin: (Please note, only Instructors have access to this link.  Students … Continue reading Zoom/D2L Integration – Getting Started

Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor – Getting Started

Overview and Tech Requirements Respondus has two tools used for D2L/Brightspace Quiz security.  A LockDown Browser prevents users from accessing resources outside of a Quiz.  The second tool is Respondus Monitor which records the student as they take the exam, thus deterring behaviors associated with cheating.  Here's a video that explains each tool:   Tech … Continue reading Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor – Getting Started