Instructor Assistance

Training Modules

  • Instructions For Entering Midterm and Final Grades in Moodle
    Instructions for Midterm and Final Grade Entry Click on this simple instruction set for entering Midterm and Final Grades in the Moodle ILP Intergration Block  
  • Connect Course with Moodle Course using MH-Campus
    This link shows an instructor how to pair a Connect Course with a Moodle Course. https://tl.ssc.edu/public/2019/12/How-does-an-instructor-pair-a-Connect-course-with-a-Moodle-course-using-MH-Campus.pdf
  • User Guides for McGraw-Hill Connect
    Here is an easy instructional on how an Instructor performs a grade sync with MH Campus Classic Integration How does an instructor perform a grade sync (MH Campus – Classic Integration) Click on the link to open up simple instructions.
  • Remove McGraw-Hill Connect from Moodle Gradebook for Students
    Go to “Grades” To go “Gradebook Setup” Hide “McGraw-Hill Connect” Go to “Course Grade Settings” Under “User Report” find “Hide totals if they contain hidden items” Select “Show totals excluding hidden items”
  • Moodle Gradebook Set Up
    Grade book set up is an important part of building a course in Moodle.  On the right side of the Moodle course shell, underneath the administration block, is where we will get started. The most common type of grading is in the ‘Aggregation’ category and the […]
  • Moodle Integration with TurnItIn Feedback Studio
    This video is a live demo of TurnItIn Feedback Studio with Moodle Integration. It is a good reference for best practices and steps to using this tool.
  • How to Import Content into a New Course Shell
    Turn Editing Settings On In your new course: On the right hand side of the Moodle course, find your Administration Block Scroll down to IMPORT A list of courses will be on the page, listed in alphabetical order. You can either scroll through the pages of […]
  • Adjusting Quizzes
    Instructors who use Moodle grade book, have frequently asked us how they can make adjustments to students quiz grades after the quiz was taken and initially graded within Moodle.  They are two ways to do this. A. Manually adjusting every grade. Go to grades and select […]
  • SMART Boards and Projectors
    https://training.smarttech.com/ This website offers training tips as well as standardized ways to use SMART Boards and Projectors in the class room.  Please email ssconline@ssc.edu or call 708-255-5890 option 2 to arrange for in-person training with a member of our team.
  • Moodle: Quiz User Overrides
    This video demonstrates how to give a user override to a student for taking a quiz. This override can change the closing date, time limit, and even the number of attempts.
  • Moodle: Backing Up & Restoring A Shell
    This video demonstrates how to backup a Moodle shell and restore it to a different shell.
  • Moodle: Adding Documents to Moodle
    This video demonstrates how to add documents (such as Word, PowerPoint & PDF files) to a Moodle shell.
  • Epson Brightlink Training
    Here are a few helpful tips on how to use Epson Brightlink interactive projector. 1. How to Use the Easy Interactive Tools in Interactive Mode   2. How to Use the Easy Interactive Tools in Whiteboard Mode https://youtu.be/5LjgGfJ_26s 3. How to Use the Easy Interactive Tools Command […]
  • Moodle: Importing/Converting Questions
    This video demonstrates how to import and/or convert question banks into your Moodle shell.
  • Moodle: Email Within Moodle
    These videos demonstrate how to use the internal email system (separate from SSC’s Portal Webmail) to communicate with students in your Moodle shell.

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Technology Tidbits – Online repository to share technology with faculty and staff.

Technology Showcase – This site is a repository for all IT technology demonstrations, workshops, and sessions presented during Technology Advisory Committees, Technology Time sessions, In-Service Days, and TLC Workshops.

Moodle.org – Home to the open-source Learning Management System used by South Suburban College.

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American Management Association – For administrative support, business writing and presentation skills, and customer service.

Skillpath – Current seminars for supervisors.

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