Southern Crescent Technical College

Resources for Southern Crescent Faculty

SCTC Guide to Working Remotely

SCTC Guide to Working Remotely, and other IT resources/information can be found on helpdesk.sctech.edu

Learning and Academic Support Services

Blackboard Webinar Training

Blackboard is offering a free webinar training series, Accelerate Your Transition to Remote Instruction, from March 17 - March 27, for instructors who are new to Blackboard Learn and Blackboard Collaborate and are making a quick transition to deliver instruction remotely. Enrollment is currently open at Webinar Training Series: Accelerate Your Transition to Remote Instruction.

The webinars topics included in this series are:

  • Teaching Remotely (Blackboard Learn Basics)
  • Getting Started with Teaching a Virtual Class (Collaborate)
  • Guide to Building Mobile Content

There are multiple options to attend for each topic.

Register for the series and to select the dates that you would like to attend.

Helpful Blackboard and Distance Education Links

Distance Education is dedicated to your online success. Below are some excellent links that will introduce and reacquaint you to all that we have to offer.

We are available Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Blackboard Mobile App – Instructor

The Blackboard mobile app enables instructors to view and interact with their Blackboard courses.

Helpful instructions for Blackboard Collaborate

The main one you want to look at is the Moderator Cheat Sheet.

Here are two other Blackboard links on Collaborate…

Here are some videos on YouTube. You can find more with a Google search of “youtube blackboard collaborate”.

For more Blackboard instructions, please go to https://gvtc.tcsg.edu/ and look at both the Faculty Training Resources module and the Blackboard module.

Helpful Library Links and Reminders

Our librarians and library assistants are here to help you with your curriculum needs.

We are available via Blackboard Collaborate Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

You can contact us by clicking on SCTC Libraries and calling, emailing, or chatting with us.

Helpful Tutoring and Mentoring Reminders and Scheduling Link

The Tutoring and Mentoring Center wants your final weeks of the term to be successful. We offer tutoring in English, math, study skills, and test prep.

Students can schedule appointments through Acuity and access Tutor.com through individual course shells.