e-Learning Services

Faculty and Staff 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.

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The e-Learning Instructor Handbook includes:

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


e-Learning Services Faculty and Staff Support

Blackboard Learn

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

The Blackboard resources page includes:

  • Accessing Blackboard
  • Internet Browser Tips
  • Instructor Training and Tutorials
  • 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 and staff with course design support and best practices for course content creation. The Instructional Designers provide support and consultation only; they do not build courses or create course content.  
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eLS Work Room - The eLS Work Room is a room in the e-Learning Services office suite (SGC 214) with a computer for faculty and staff 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.

NOTE! Starting Spring 2019, you must schedule with your instructional designer to use the Work Room.

 Qm Logo Quality Matters - Quality Matters (QM) is a faculty-centered, peer review process designed to improve the quality of online courses and online components.  The multi-point rubric can be applied to existing online courses or used to guide the creation of new online courses.  Contact Angela Meek for more information.

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Tools and Resources - Visit our 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
  • SafeAssign
  • SoftChalk
  • Google Drive
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • LCSC Library
  • LCSC Disability Services
  • LCSC Testing Center

Universal Design for Learning - To assist faculty and staff with creating ADA compliant materials, e-Learning Services promotes the concept of Universal Design for Learning.  Follow the link to learn more about the LCSC timeline for ADA compliance, how to use UDL principles to reach all students, and the resources e-Learning Services offers. 

Upcoming Events

PDTs for Staff by e-Learning Services in Spring 2019 - Rock Your Docs