e-Learning Instructor Resources and Services

The Owens Community College e-Learning Office offers a variety of services for instructors who currently teach online, are interested in teaching online, or would like to utilize online resources to enhance their classroom teaching. All training and consultations will be conducted remotely, until further notice.

If you have questions for the e-Learning Office, feel free to use our contact form.

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Instructional Design Services

  • Individual instructional design and consultation appointments
  • Bb Course Templates
  • Fast Track to Teaching Online Training Course
  • Blackboard (Bb) Collaborate Web Conferencing software training
  • Kaltura Video Platform
  • Respondus 4.0 Test Editing Training
  • Quality Matters

Fall 2020 e-Learning Training Sessions

During the Fall 2020 semester, the Office of e-Learning is offering a series of training sessions each Wednesday on the most popular Blackboard topics. Choose the sessions you are most interested in or attend the entire day. To register, visit the Faculty Resources in Blackboard and click the Blackboard Training link in the course menu, or watch ONews and direct email for registration links. Sessions are subject to change and availability.

Session 1: Creative Course Content (8:00 am to 8:45 am)
Session 2: Improving Blackboard Accessibility – Ally (9:00 am – 9:45 am)
Session 3: Creating Interactive Media (10:00 am to 10:45 am)
Session 4: Instructor’s Introduction to Blackboard (11:00 am to 11:45 pm)
Session 5: Using Respondus 4.0 (12:00 pm to 12:45 pm)
Session 6: Customizing Blackboard’s Grade Center (1:00 – 1:45 pm)
Session 7: Using Web Meetings (2:00 pm – 2:45 pm)
Session 8: Introduction to our NEW Blackboard Navigation (3:00 pm – 3:45 pm)

Technical Support Services

  • Bb LMS and peripherals technical support
  • Bb course development shell creation
  • Restoring past Bb courses
  • Third-party publisher product testing, installations / integrations with the Bb LMS