Teaching Online: Continuity Guide-Resources
Resources are updated with additional information as needed.
The Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (TLED) and the Office of Distance & Alternative Education (ODAE) provide comprehensive support in course design, technology tools for teaching, and other high-impact practices that contribute to our Guided Pathways model at Austin Community College (ACC). We are available for various types of consultations to provide just-in-time assistance and support for your teaching. Review our robust options by visiting:
- Building your Course
- Blackboard Collaborate
- Discussion Boards
- Grade Center
- General Blackboard Help – for students & instructors
ACC student support services teams have implemented remote services to help students complete their spring semester.
Student Affairs Help Desk & Blackboard Help
The Student Affairs Help Desk can assist with questions students have about ACCmail, ACCeID, Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, and general Advising questions. 24hr Blackboard technical support is also available.
Additional Blackboard Help Options:
- Visit the Blackboard Student Support for ACC
- Blackboard Help Desk Topics
- New Online Student Topics
- Learn about the Blackboard App
ACC Online Website
The ACC Online website is a one-stop-shop for distance education students. They can go to the student resources page for a list of helpful resources available to them. There is also a list of advisors and a counselor available to distance education students.
Having trouble with your ACCeID? Your ACCeID gives you access to a variety of services such as your ACCmail and Blackboard, among others. Get help with your ACCeID.
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