e-Learning Services

e-Learning Faculty Information

e-Learning Instructor Handbook

The e-Learning Instructor Handbook introduces LCSC Faculty to their roles and responsibilities when using Blackboard at LCSC.  

It is important to review the Instructor Handbook each semester.

Instructor Handbook Cover

The e-Learning Instructor Handbook Includes:

  • What happens at e-Learning Services?
  • e-Learning Services Staff
  • Getting Started 
  • Blackboard Resources for Faculty
  • Available Technologies
  • ADA Compliance
  • Course Content
  • FAQs
  • Instructional Design Support
  • E-Learning Policies and Procedures

e-Learning Services Faculty Support

Blackboard Learn

Blackboard - Lewis-Clark State College utilizes the Learning Management System (LMS), Blackboard Learn.

The Blackboard Resources for Faculty page includes:

  • Accessing Blackboard
  • Internet Browser Tips
  • Instructor Training
  • 24/7 Blackboard Support
  • Blackboard Templates
  • Course Merge Requests
  • Blackboard's Help Page
Instructional Design Logo Instructional Design - e-Learning Services employs two Instructional Designers to provide instructors with course design support and best practices for course content creation and delivery. The Instructional Designers provide support and consultation only; they do not build courses or create course content for instructors.  
Quiet Room Icon Quiet Room - The Quiet Room is a space within the e-Learning Services office suite (SGC 214) with a computer for instructor use.  The computer has Camtasia Studio and Snagit, along with a microphone for lecture capture.  A webcam can be provided upon request. The computer also has Respondus 4.0 for uploading exams to Blackboard.
 Qm Logo Quality Matters - Quality Matters (QM) is a faculty-centered, peer review process designed to certify the quality of online courses and online components. Quality Matters has generated widespread interest and received national recognition for its peer-based approach to quality assurance and continuous improvement in online education.  

Resources Icon 

Faculty Tools and Resources - Visit our Faculty Tools and Resources page to learn about technology and campus resources that help facilitate the online learning experience.  Includes:

  • Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
  • TechSmith (Snagit and Camtasia)
  • Respondus 4.0
  • Respondus LockDown Browser
  • Read&Write
  • Safe Assign
  • SoftChalk
  • Google Drive
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • LCSC Library
  • LCSC Disability Services
  • LCSC Testing Center

Universal Design for Learning - To assist faculty with creating ADA compliant materials for their courses, e-Learning Services promotes the use of the Universal Design for Learning concept.  Follow the link to learn more about the LCSC timeline for ADA compliance, how to use the concept of UDL, and what recourses e-Learning Services offers.