NOVA sets the stage for academic success with resources available to you and your students around the clock. Cutting-edge technology and support services allow students to collaborate and learn at the times that work best for them. Enjoy 24/7 access to the following tools:
Access to the classroom around the clock with Blackboard Learn
- Open Educational Resources
Save students money while providing instant online access to cutting-edge learning materials by using OERs
Using VPN and other online access tools
- Online Lectures
Hold live lectures online with Blackboard Collaborate. Record your lectures in real-time with Panopto. You can also post archived lectures on iTunesU so that students can access course content on-the-go.
- Provide Support
Connect with students in virtual office hours over eMeetings, conference calls, chat, emails and texts.
Interact with your students and colleagues in discussions both in and out of your online classroom using social media, emeetings, and blogs and wikis.
- Online Testing Center
Offer your exams around the clock using the online testing service, Proctor U.
NOVA sees Blackboard as more than just a classroom supplement – we encourage our faculty to take the helm in using the LMS to create engaging and immersive learning environments. In doing so, your students will benefit from lessons tailored to support the ways that they best learn, digital content embedded in the interface, and endless opportunities for them to collaborate and share new ideas with their peers. With Blackboard, your students will be able to:
- Access the classroom 24/7 with Blackboard Learn
- Study on-the-go with Blackboard Mobile
- Work in real-time with Blackboard Collaborate
- Chat with your students using Blackboard IM
What if you could plan your collaborative work around the times that were most convenient to you and your group? Take advantage of ideas as they spark with the many emeeting tools available to NOVA teachers and students. From produced interactive sessions in Blackboard Collaborate, to informal video chats using Google Hangout, you'll be able to attend meetings whenever and wherever, maximizing on creativity and efficiency.
Brand new to emeetings? Not sure which tool to use? Visit the site below for an overview of the applications available to you at NOVA and for recommendations on which of the offerings is best suited to your meeting. From enterprise level solutions to casual tools for on-the-fly chats, we break down the perks of each and get you started with your online session.Choosing an Online Meeting Tool