Respondus LockDown Browser™ is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Instructure Canvas. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. Respondus is available for both Windows and Mac.
Repondus LockDown Browser Installation
Choose your files, upload to the cloud and access from anywhere without using a USB drive. Share files with friends and sync from your home computer. Files are encrypted, secure, backed up and can be accessed from mobile devices.
How to access SkyDrive:
Log onto your ACES account
Go to your student email
Click the Skydrive icon (top center) to go to your SkyDrive homepage.
St. Philip’s College provides SmarterMeasure to help you understand your strengths and weaknesses as you prepare to learn online. SmarterMeasure is a computerized survey that will help you determine your ability to succeed at Internet courses. Your scores will not keep you from taking online classes, nor will your scores affect your grade in courses you may already be taking.
How to access SmarterMeasure:
Click the "SmarterMeasure" box on the right.
Select the New User box
Type in user name: spcstudent
Type in the password: spcuser
After you complete SmarterMeasure, you will view a webpage of your scores, with easy to interpret graphics and text. The report will also provide you with links for additional resources. For more information click here.
With Smarthinking, students experience online tutoring that is simple, fast and always available. Students connect to live educators from any computer that has Internet access, with no special software installation or equipment required. Students work one-on-one, in real-time with a tutor, communicating using a virtual whiteboard technology. For more information click here.
How to access SmarThinking:
Log in to ACES
Select "My Courses"
You will see it on the left side under "Student Resources"
Spring-New Student Orientation Expo, January 16 & 18, 2013
Spring-New Student Orientation Expo, January 12- 13, 2012
Culturefest Distance Learning Booth, April 26, 2012
Fall -New Student Orientation Expo, August 23 - 24, 2012
Club Rush, September 12, 2012
National Distance Learning Week, November 6, 2012