Tech Trail for Students

TECH TRAIL: TECHNOLOGY TRAINING FOR STUDENTS SCHEDULE

MxCC provides various technology resources to keep students connected to the college and provide online support in academic capacities. Distance Learning/Educational Technology will provide virtual training to MxCC students: Blackboard basic features, Blackboard Collaborate Ultra web conferencing, and Microsoft Teams.

Location: All training will be  done virtually via WebEx Technology.
The link to the online training will go live on this page 30 minutes before the start of the training session.  Please attempt to click on the access link 5 minutes before the session to get yourself ready.

PRIOR TO TRAINING, ALL ATTENDEES MUST GO TO http://supportcenter.ct.edu/Service/WebExForAttendees.asp to test and troubleshoot their computer and speakers, microphone, or personal headset with microphone.

If you are using a Mac computer, please go to this link, too:
https://help.webex.com/en-us/73zvl3/Support-for-Cisco-Webex-Meetings-for-macOS-Catalina

What is my NetID & Password? Check out these step-by-step directions.

How do I log into Blackboard? Check out these step-by-step directions.

All student MyCommNet/NetID password resets, please call 24/7 Help Desk at 860-723-0221.

Please attempt to click on the meeting link 5 minutes before the session start time to get yourself ready. After clicking on the access link, enter your official name and college email and then click on Join Meeting. 

DayDateTimeTitleLocation
Tuesday9/1/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBlackboard Collaborate Ultra BasicsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday9/1/20203:00 pm – 4:00 pmMS Teams BasicsOnline via WebEx
Wednesday9/2/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Thursday9/3/20201:00 pm – 2:00 pmBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday9/8/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBlackboard Basics  – canceledOnline via WebEx
Friday9/11/202011:30 am – 12:30 pmMS Teams BasicsOnline via WebEx
Wednesday9/16/202010:00 am – 11:00 amMS Teams BasicsOnline via WebEx
Thursday9/17/20209:30 am – 10:30 amBB Collaborate Ultra BasicsOnline via WebEx
Wednesday9/23/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Thursday9/24/20202:00 pm – 3:00 pmBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Monday10/5/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Monday10/5/20202:00 pm – 3:00 pmBlackboard BasicsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday10/6/202010:00 am – 11:00 amMS Teams Basics for StudentsOnline via WebEx
Wednesday10/7/202010:00 am – 11:00 amBb Collaborate for StudentsOnline via WebEx
Wednesday10/14/202010:00 am – 11:00 amOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Thursday10/15/20202:00 pm – 3:00 pmOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Friday10/16/202010:00 am – 11:00 amMS Teams Basics for StudentsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday10/20/20201:00 pm to 2:00 pmGeneral Information about Online CoursesOnline via WebEx
Wednesday10/21/202010:00 am – 11:00 amGeneral Information about Online CoursesOnline via WebEx
Monday10/26/202010:00 am – 11:00 amOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Tuesday10/27/20203:00 pm – 4:00 pmOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Wednesday10/28/202010:00 am – 11:00 amMS Teams Basics for StudentsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday11/17/202012:00 pm – 1:00 pmOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Wednesday11/18/202010:00 am – 11:00 amOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Friday11/20/20203:00 pm – 4:00 pmOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Monday11/23/20203:00 pm – 4:00 pmOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx
Tuesday11/24/202010:00 am – 11:00 amOnline Student Drop In Hours via WebExOnline via WebEx

For Fall 2020  9/21/20 Starting Classes

DayDateTimeTitleLocation
Monday9/21/202010:00 am – 11:30 amOrientation for New Online StudentsOnline via WebEx
Tuesday9/22/20202:00 pm – 3:30 pmOrientation for New Online StudentsOnline via WebEx