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  1. Software Resources for Faculty

    In addition to the s oftware  d ownloads  listed here:   https://mymcneese.mcneese.edu/web/guest/software-downloads   McNeese online faculty members and students have access to the following for online classes: &n...
  2. Add external links (E-Book, PDF, files, etc) to Respondus

    When a quiz requires  Respondus   LockDown  Browser, during online exams students cannot print, copy, or access other applications like instant messaging, screen capture, search engines, or email. In  addition, students &n...
  3. Add a test, exam or quiz into course in Moodle

    Open course and select "Turn Editing On" button on the right side  of the course. Scroll in the course to the module to add the quiz or test. Select "Add an activity or resource" link. The "Add an activity or re...
  4. Distance Learning Updates for COVID-19

    We are dedicated to providing you information about distance education.  This site provides information and resources for transitioning a course to distance learning.  We will be adding resources and instructions for distance education as ...
  5. Web Conference, Virtual Meeting, Virtual Classroom Resources

    Supported Resources Microsoft Teams and BigBlueButton are a video-conferencing platforms that McNeese owns the licenses to and supports with IT staff and a helpdesk. Both services allow you to engage in live Web conversations with your students...
  6. Duplicate an exam, test or quiz in Moodle to provide extended time for select students or provide a self proctored test

    If you have received an accommodation request from a student to receive extended time on assessments or other types of accommodations, the information below will help you provide those accommodations in Moodle.   NOTE: For some students, inste...
  7. Distance Learning Options for Instruction during COVID-19

    Our goal in transitioning instruction to distance learning is to accommodate students to help them continue their education despite interruptions caused by COVID-19.  McNeese also seeks to remain in compliance with a complex network of federal...
  8. Beginner guide to using BigBlueButton

    BigBlueButton is a synchronous learning tool that allows instructors to host live online classes, office hours or other meetings within their Moodle course. Students can also collaborate in groups within the course. Its features include: A priv...
  9. Start of Term Checklist

    Verify that each of your course shells  is  present in Moodle. If courses are missing, first contact your department  chair to determine if the course is missing  from Banner .  Next, contact  the Office of E-L...
  10. Reopen exam impacted by connectivity issue

    Several exams were impacted by connectivity issues and will need to be rescheduled.  Depending on the parameters and restrictions set up for the exam, various steps will be needed to reopen an exam to allow students to complete their work. As ...