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Inclusive Access for Textbooks

Inclusive access for textbooks is available for some course materials. When a student enrolls in a class using an inclusive access textbook the students will receive the materials automatically by the first day of class, and they will be charged a discounted rate to their university account in UAConnect.

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LinkedIn Learning: Linking to a Course or Video in Blackboard

LinkedIn Learning, formerly Lynda.com, is a website that has thousands of online video tutorials that can be used for a wide variety of subjects.  You can link to these courses from Blackboard and share them with your class. This allows you to provide opportunities for increasing student skills outside of class with LinkedIn Learning courses.  

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Lecture Capture: Echo360 Livestreaming Classrooms

There are numerous classrooms on campus where you can use Echo 360 to live stream your lecture. When there is bad weather or an outbreak of the flu, sometimes students can’t make it to the classroom. Live streaming your lecture can help them be sure that they don’t miss out.

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TFSC: Faculty Teaching Improvement Grant and Research in Teaching Grant Poster Session

The All Faculty Dead Day Luncheon, sponsored by the Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center (TFSC), concluded with a poster session that featured winners of the 2017-2018 Teaching Improvement Grants and Teaching in Research Grants.

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Blackboard: Force Completion

When giving an exam, we want things to go smoothly. Oftentimes there are situations that arise that cause problems for both instructors and students. We have found that selecting force completion on exams and quizzes in Blackboard is one of those instances. So, what is force completion and why does it cause so many issues?

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Kaltura: Share a Video with Individuals Outside of the University

Kaltura is a video software that can be used to record audio, capture your screen, create webcam videos, and upload them or existing media from your device to My Media in Blackboard or on your MediaSpace at video.uark.edu. While sharing videos within Blackboard can be...

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