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Teaching and Learning Supports for North Island College Instructors
 
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Brightspace Supports for Students

Brightspace (NIC’s new digital learning environment) continues with all Spring 2022 courses. There are a number of ways NIC students are receiving support for this new platform. You can help too. Email students notifying their courses are in Brightspace at https://mycourses.nic.bc.ca Make a short video tour of your Brightspace course …

Learning from Video: NIC’s Kaltura Platform for Instructors and Students

Video can be a very effective learning tool. Many research studies have shown its value in enhancing student learning in a variety of disciplines and delivery formats. Video created or curated by instructors can often allow students a more thorough understanding of content and concepts and engage them in more …

Fall 2022 Term Start Up – Answers to Brightspace Course Access Questions

Instructors: At this time of year and especially going into a new digital learning environment (Brightspace), there are lots of questions, tickets to the service desk and emails. Here’s hoping this page might help answer some of your questions. If not, please submit a ticket via the NIC Service Desk …

Instructor NIC Fall 2022 Supports

The North Island College Service Desk (for all supports from IT to Centre for Teaching and Learning Innovation (CTLI) to  Facilities and Student Records) is open and ready to help at https://servicedesk.nic.bc.ca/ for Brightspace, Kaltura and BlueJeans basic supports like: access to these platforms troubleshooting login and password issues getting …

Setting Up Pronouns, Preferred and Traditional Names in Brightspace

North Island College has set up Brightspace to allow students and instructors to add in their pronouns, preferred names and traditional names so that we can respectfully communicate with each other in the digital world.  Pronouns Log in to Brightspace at https://mycourses.nic.bc.ca Click on your personal menu (where your name …

BCcampus Open Textbook Collection – NEW LOOK!

Creating a Better User Experience for the B.C. Open Collection Link to IMPROVED BC Open Collection: https://collection.bccampus.ca/ BCcampus has created a better user experience for their fantastic open collection of teaching and learning resources. From the article intro: If you’re an educator in B.C.’s post-secondary system, chances are you’ve heard …