|CSC 442 - ECCE - Section B
The Internet and American Life
University of Illinois at Springfield
Prof. Burks Oakley II
Call Prof. Oakley using
Pew Internet and American Life Project - The primary sources for the class
Blackboard server at UIS - Access the online class on this server.
Introductory video - NOTE: This video is closed captioned in English.
Helpful Software - Useful software (free) that you might want to install on your computer
Recommended Reading - Good online sources for the written papers
Student Information Form
Online Discussions in this Course - Sample threaded discussions
Criteria for Grading the Weekly Discussions
Navigating Through Blackboard Version 9.0:
Video about navigating through threaded discussionsPodcasting
eDocs Document Management System (Web Storage) for all UIS Students
This semester, Prof. Oakley is using Twitter to provide regular updates about his activities related to the CSC442 Section B class. You should follow his Twitter feed for CSC442B at:
He also is postings
these updates to the official Facebook page for the class at:
If you are a user of
Facebook, you are encouraged to "like" this page so that these
updates will appear in your Facebook "News Feed".