As it is still early in the semester, students can still benefit from resources that will help them transition and prepare for online or blended learning at Harper College.

Please share the following success strategies with your students.

Online Learning Overview & Success Strategies

Online Learning Overview

This short session will provide information about online learning at Harper and help students get off to a strong start in online courses.

How to Prepare for Online Classes

It can feel overwhelming to keep track of all the ways to have success as an online learner. This checklist is designed to help students stay on top of things to do before classes begin, when classes start, and throughout the semester.

Tips for a Successful Transition to Online Learning

Online courses require just as much, if not more, time and energy as traditional classroom courses. They also require computer skills and learning strategies in order to succeed. Learn about strategies to be successful as an online learner.

Get Course Materials in a Way That is Accessible to You

Blackboard Ally provides students with alternative formats of content so you can choose to download the format that meets your needs. For example, want to listen to class slides rather than read them? No problem! Just look for the “A” icon next to your class materials. Share the following video with your students for more information on how to use this feature.


The Remote Learning Resources for Students page lists additional information about student resources and support (services, programs, initiatives) and how students can obtain the help they need to succeed while learning at a distance at Harper College.