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SMCC Moving Instruction Online: Brightspace Migration Hub

Blackboard to Brightspace Transition Guide

Blackboard to Brightspace Transition Guide: This guide will show you how to get your Blackboard course ready for Brightspace. This is a live document and changes are being added to it as faculty report new items that may need to be updated.

Click Here to Access the Blackboard to Brightspace Transition Guide

Brightspace Frequently Asked Questions

Brightspace LogoOverview?

Starting Fall 2019, SMCC will start transitioning to a new Learning Management System called Brightspace.
Brightspace is a robust and easy to use Learning Management System that will replace both Blackboard and E-Learning. Brightspace will go live in May 2020.


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Online Brightspace Training Course

Online Brightspace Training Course: This course has various training resources for Online Instructors on how to build and teach with Brightspace. When faculty attend a Brightspace Basics training session, they are automatically enrolled in this course. If you have not attended a Brightspace Basics training session, you may not have access to this course.

Click Here to Access the Brightspace Training Course

Past Brightspace Webinar Recordings

Where to Find Brightspace

Click Here to Access  Brightspace

You can also type this address to access Brightspace:

Brightspace Early Access Workshops

Do you want to get early Faculty access to Brightspace?

The Online Learning Office will be offering a Faculty Early Access Workshop Series starting in November and will run workshops each week until the end of the semester. 
Attend a Brightspace Basics workshop and you will get an account in Brightspace, a sandbox and access to training material. 

Click Here to Register for a Workshop

Mobile Apps

The Brightspace Pulse app is designed to view content and participate in courses. The app is available on iOS, and Android mobile devices.

Click here for the Brightspace Pulse App.