When will SP19 classes show up in D2L? SP19 courses appeared in D2L on December 17th. Be sure to check the waffle to see if your are hiding in D2L. If they aren't there, be sure you are enrolled in Banner as the instructor. I have extra classes on D2L that were canceled. How do … Continue reading SP19 D2L FAQ
I am writing this post, because a couple things have come up in terms of my work duties at the college. Namely, that my duties will be shifting to meet the needs of PPCC. I was hired in January of 2015, to be the Course Designer that focused on Digital Accessibility and Universal Design for … Continue reading The Future of OER and Accessibility at PPCC
December is bringing a couple of waves of changes. Being that it's between semesters, most of these changes won't affect instructors and students until SP19 gets underway. While the list looks long, there are only a couple the average user will see. December 20 D2L moved from a local sever to AWS. Students and Instructors … Continue reading D2L Patch 10.8.8 and December Changes
The last few weeks have brought a run in questions about email. So, I thought I'd clarify a few topics. D2L Does Not Have an Inbox All email goes to a student's official college email @student.cccs.edu. There isn't an Inbox in D2L. (Yes, some students do configure the widget to access their email from within … Continue reading No Email Inbox in D2L
Today, Rob Fredricksen joined our team in eLearning as an Instructional Technologist. He will be helping us with faculty support. Rob moved to Colorado Springs almost 3 years ago. He previously served as an Assistant Chief Technology Officer (and other titles) for Vermont Technical College (VTC) for 16 years. He was VTC’s first Instructional Technologist … Continue reading Welcome Rob Fredricksen!
I know many of you have seen this error often, but I need to know every time you run into it. We are working with D2L to try to get it resolved, but it's a tough one to find patterns on. Email me (email@example.com) the URL of any page that gives you this error.
UPDATE (11/14): Slight edit with recording link. Have you ever wanted to be faster in D2L? I did a webinar with the D2L team. Here's a link to the recording. Thanks to all of the PPCC folks who attended!
D2L will release patch 10.8.7 to PPCC Online on Friday, November 16th during the early morning hours. Full release notes can be found on the D2L Community page. The November update will have three substantial changes to how PPCC Online (D2L) looks and will only minimally change how it operates. 1. New look to the … Continue reading D2L Patch 10.8.7 (November)
When I first saw the new My Courses widget with Daylight, I had very mixed feelings. Yes, it added some much needed color and images to the front page of D2L. However, with those tiles came some substantial drawbacks. The loss of the list, the ability to filter and put the tiles in custom order … Continue reading My Courses and the Waffle
FA18 shells were loaded on August 7th. If you are missing a course, please search using the waffle. Yes, you can change the course images. I've seen some great ones! Email now all goes to Outlook. If you click on any email links in D2L, it'll send emails there. (There is no more D2L Email … Continue reading FA18 FAQ