Teaching Commons Guide for MERLOT Partners

This site provides information on how to deploy the web site package for creating a Teaching Commons web site. You will learn how to use Adobe Dreamweaver to set up the site, how to use Adobe Contribute to edit site content, and how a Teaching Commons web site is structured.

Set up with Dreamweaver

This section provides a step-by-step instructions on how to create a connection to your site with Dreamweaver.

Connecting via Contribute

Once you have downloaded Contribute onto your computer, you will need to create a connection to your website. This section provides step-by-step instructions on how to create a connection.

Editing Content

This section explains how to edit text and add pages and images to your site.

Site Structure

This section explains how the Teaching Commons web site is organized. Templates are used to construct web pages. There are several different ways users can navigate in the site to access information on what is happening within their discipline, as well as their discipline's MERLOT site.

Resources

Find out about Macromedia Contribute's latest updates, get technical support, and access additional training materials.

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Teaching Business in the CSU

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Online Journal Template

Contact the MERLOT webmaster for information about the online journal template.

screen shot of discipline site sample: Online Journal template