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Student Support for Educational
Technology & Online Learning

 TeLS is your support solution for educational technology and online learning. We have resources, training, and on-demand help available, so don't languish in frustration - give us a call!

Student Orientation to Online Learning Schedule
LIVE In-person Student Orientations to Online Learning are offered at the beginning of each semester. See the Online orientation schedule here.

In this live 90-minute workshop, you will gain the skills and confidence to succeed in online courses & use Canvas.

Self-guided Student Orientation to Online Learning

If you can't make a live workshop, the sample course to experience the Canvas LMS is available.

Canvas LMS: Where Online Courses Live

Canvas is the site where your online course lives. You enter by clicking "My Courses> Canvas LMS" when logged into the YC website.


CANVAS STUDENT GUIDES



Tech Tools Available to All Students

Grammarly is a spelling and grammar checker that helps you improve your writing. It is currently available to all students, staff and faculty. Learn how to get started with Grammarly.

Office 365 logo

Microsoft Office 365 is free for all students.
Getting started with Office 365.

Proctor U is an online proctoring service available to YC students, when you can't make it in to a testing center. Fees are based on the exam duration.

YC Cloud

What is the YC Cloud? It's a way to access all the great free software you get to use on-campus, through the Internet! The Cloud works on Mac and Windows. You can go to cloud.yc.edu right now and try it out. Below is a video tutorial with all the details.

Here is How to Connect to the YC Cloud

 


Best Practices for Online Learners

It takes self-discipline, good study skills, a comfort level with computers, and patience to be a successful online student. Learn about being a good online student.

Help with Research

The library has created a Research for Students site with extensive info on assessing sources, citations, writing and more.