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Illinois Compass 2g Instructor Interview: Aaron Ebata

Aaron Ebata is an Associate Professor in Human Development and Family Studies in the College of ACES. As one of the instructors for our IC2g Pilot Program, he has been teaching in the newer Illinois Compass course environment since Fall … Continue reading

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Building Content in Illinois Compass 2g: Items and Files

In our Introduction to the Build Content tab, we covered some of the ways in which you can still create the same type of content that was possible in “Old Compass”. Now, let’s begin to explore some content items that … Continue reading

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Building Content in Illinois Compass 2g: Intro to the Build Content Tab

The new Illinois Compass 2g environment looks a bit different than the “Old Compass” you may be used to. However, many of the older content features are still there. Just like with Vista (the “Old Compass”), you can add or … Continue reading

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Illinois Compass 2g Instructor Interview: Kate Kuper

Kate Kuper is a Visiting Lecturer in the Dance Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she focuses on Community Engagement. As one of the instructors for our IC2g Pilot Program, she has been teaching in the newer … Continue reading

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Content Areas in Illinois Compass 2g

By Gaby Venatta and Anne McKinney In Illinois Compass 2g, course content areas are used to organize all course content materials. Your students will use the Course Menu to navigate to this content. A link to each content area creates … Continue reading

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Illinois Compass 2g: To Move Content into Illinois Compass 2g or Not

by Gaby Venatta When requesting a course space to be created on Illinois Compass 2g, you will be asked if you want to move content from your old Compass site to your new Illinois Compass 2g space. Here are some … Continue reading

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Illinois Compass 2g: How to use the Course Request Tool

by Gaby Venatta Before you request an Illinois Compass 2g Space Please be aware that at this time, only a Registrar-Affiliated course with a roster associated with it can use the Illinois Compass 2g Space Request tool to request an … Continue reading

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Illinois Compass 2g Instructor Interview: Sherrie Faulkner

Sherrie Faulkner is the Director of BSW Field Education and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work. As one of the instructors for our IC2g Pilot Program, she has been teaching in the newer Illinois Compass course … Continue reading

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Introducing Illinois Compass Second Generation (Illinois Compass 2g)

On November 17, 2011, Illinois Compass Second Generation (Illinois Compass 2g) made its campus-wide debut at Illinois. This is the most significant upgrade of Illinois Compass and the Blackboard software that powers it since CITES began running Illinois Compass in 2004. CITES … Continue reading

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Compass Tips and Tricks: Moving Assessments Between Course Sites

Many times we have a test or quiz in one Compass course site and we’d like to use it in another site. Here are the steps to accomplish this: You must have Instructor or Designer privileges in both the borrowing … Continue reading

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