eLearning Resources

Refers to any program, app, or technology that can be accessed via an internet connection and enhance a teacher's ability to present information and a student's ability to access that information.

Fletcher Falcons - Stay Informed

Canvas - Fletcher's Learning Management System

How do I log into Fletcher's Canvas Environment

  1. Go to Fletcher's home page 
  2. Click on the FalconNetlink
  3. Under the Links section, select Canvas the fourth button from the top
  4. Users should now see Fletcher's Canvas login page
    • Login using your LoLA username and password 

System requirements for Canvas

Browser Requirements
  • Chrome 118 | 119
  • Firefox 118 | 119 (Extended Releases are not supported*)
  • Edge 118 | 119
  • Respondus LockDown Browser (supporting the latest system requirements
  • Safari 116 | 117  (Macintosh only)

Computer Requirements 

For best performance, you should access Canvas with a computer that supports the most recent browser versions. It is recommended to use a computer five years old or newer with at least 1GB of RAM. It is recommended to have a minimum Internet speed of 512kbps. You can use an internet website to check your internet speed.


I Don't See My Class in Canvas

The video below demonstrates how to make your course(s) viewable on your Canvas dashboard. View video transcript

 

What to do? I Still Do Not See My Course(s) in Canvas...

Students can check their emails and their schedules in LoLA to ensure the course was not cancelled.

Students should also check to make sure their course(s) are not mini B course(s). When does your course(s) start? Does your course(s) start in August or October/January or March?

If your class starts in October or March, you are enrolled in a mini B course(s). This could be why your course(s) are not viewable on your Canvas dashboard.


How do I Change or Reset My Canvas Password?

To change or reset your Canvas password you must reset your LoLA password. The video below demonstrates how to reset and/or change your LoLA password.

View video transcript here.


Technical Support for Canvas 

How do I put in a Canvas help desk ticket?

  1. Go to Fletcher's homepage.

  2. Click on the Falconnet link, which is located at the top middle of the webpage.

  3. Scroll down the page and select the tab labeled + Student Technology & Canvas Help Ticket.

  4. This link will direct students to Fletcher's Canvas Support. Hours of operation are 8 A.M. - 4 P.M.

How to get assistance with Canvas after business hours?

  1. Log into your Canvas account

  2. There is a help button located at the bottom left of your Canvas account.

  3. Once you click on the help button, a list of Canvas Support options will appear.

Online course Student Introduction to Fletcher Learning

 

 

This non-graded course introduces students to the academic resources and support offered by Fletcher Technical Community College. Additionally, students will learn how to use Canvas effectively. Learners will gain the academic resources, support, communication skills, and tools they need to succeed at Fletcher! 

  • Use this link to self-enroll in the course. 

Module ⓪ introduces learners to the course structure, navigation, and technology required to access Canvas. Module ① informs learners about the academic resources available through Fletcher. Modules ② through ⑩ provide learners with the knowledge needed to be successful in Canvas. Module ⑪ offers tips and strategies to help online learners prepare and succeed in distance learning courses and gives learners a chance to assess their readiness for online learning. Module ⑫ consists of a final message and an optional end-of-course evaluation survey (to provide course feedback). 

Respondus/LockDown Browser + Respondus Monitor

Fletcher's courses require the use of LockDown Browser and a webcam for online exams. The webcam can be built into your computer or can be the type that plugs in with a USB cable. Watch this short video to get a basic understanding of LockDown Browser and the webcam feature.

System Requirements

  • Windows: 11, and 10* Details
  • Mac: macOS 10.13 to 13.0+
  • iOS: 11.0+ (iPad only). Must have a compatible LMS integration. Details
  • ChromeOSLockDown Browser for Chromebook minimally requires the version of ChromeOS that Google makes available via their Long-Term Support (LTS) channel. Details
  • Web camera (internal or external) & microphone
  • A minimum 4gb of available RAM is necessary when using LockDown Browser to take an exam that also uses a webcam.

    • LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor may continue to run in older operating systems that have reached “end-of-life” but students may encounter unexpected results.

Download and Install 

Many online assessments require observation by the instructor or an outside service. Observed exams are referred to as proctored exams. Online Proctored Exams: Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor is Fletcher’s online proctoring software. Click here to download Respondus LockDown Browser to your personal computer and/or laptop.

Using iPads 

The iPad Edition of "LockDown Browser" available from the Apple App Store enables a student to use an iPad to take exams that require LockDown Browser. Check out the student instructions for more information.


Students Quick Start Guides

Technical Support for Respondus

Visit the Respondus Support knowledge base guides for answers to frequently asked questions.

Open a Support Ticket

Ticket-based support is available if you encounter an issue that cannot be resolved with the Knowledge Base or the in-application help systems. Respondus staff members generally respond to tickets within 24 hours, excluding weekends and U.S. holidays. Submit a Respondus Ticket


Other Helpful Resources

What is ConexED and What is it used For? 

ConexED is a cloud-based platform for virtual student services and learning. The platform facilitates face-to-face meetings both online and in person so that students have equitable access to support services. It’s where students go to connect and engage with Enrollment Services, advising, tutoring, faculty, academic support staff, and each other. 


How to Access ConexED?

  • A short tutorial on how to access ConexED

Navigating ConexED's Platform

Student Milestones: What are they?

Student User Videos Coming Soon

These videos will assist students in using and navigating ConexED's platform. 

  • Access Your Appointments
  • Access Your Meeting Archives
  • Camera, Microphone, and Meeting Settings
  • Student Dashboard - ConexED Case Management
  • Knock on Door - Instant Chat
  • Receive Text (SMS) Messages
  • Uploading Documents to the Video Meeting

Technical Support for ConexED

Open a Support Ticket

If you encounter a technical issue that requires assistance from a ConexED technical specialist, submit a support ticket and be contacted by a support specialist.

  1. Submit a ConexED Support Ticket.

  • A ConexED Support Specialist will contact you during business hours: Monday-Friday 10 A.M. - 6 P.M. CST.

  • Please be sure to check their status page for any potential outages.

           Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Compliant  ConexED Doing More for Student Success