Video Conferencing Diagnostics Test – BlueJeans

In any course instructors may use the BlueJeans web/video conferencing platform for hosting live, online classes, meetings, review sessions or office hours. BlueJeans is similar to Zoom, Google Meet, Facetime and other products that allow for video and audio connections over the web. We recommend you download the BlueJeans App …

Blackboard Student Training Course

To help you be ready to learn with NIC’s course learning platform (called Blackboard Learn) we have created a ‘Student Training Course’. Many instructors use this platform to share course content including readings, videos and important links, post messages and announcements, have assignments submitted, engage students in discussion forums, and …

Technology Readiness Checklists – Are You Ready?

Students taking classes at North Island College in the 2020-2021 school year will be engaged in learning that will predominantly take place via digital tools and platforms. In order to be ready for learning, we’ve created three important checklists. Check out the webpages below to see how many of the …

Welcome to Learn Anywhere

Welcome Students to North Island College’s Learn Anywhere Site.

This site is geared to help you be a successful digital learner. It was soft launched July 20th, 2020 with some basic content, but will be enhanced over the summer for a more formal launch at the beginning of Fall 2020 term. Check back over the summer for more resources and ideas. Posts like this will announce where the new content is, updates and news.

How Current Are Your Digital Literacies?

To be successful in learning digitally, it is important for all students to have good digital literacies (ability to understand information and perform tasks in digital environments to someone living, learning and working in a digital society) and technology competencies. NIC has compiled a list of the essential literacies and …