Blackboard Learn is the Chico State Learning Management System. Early Start Program courses will be delivered online using Blackboard Learn.
Access Your Class
You will receive an email when it’s time to access your online class. Go to the Early Start Portal Login web page, and enter your Username and Password. Click on the My Early Start Class link. Download step-by-step instructions with images.
Both Early Start English and Early Start Math are taught online in our Blackboard Learn system. All of your class materials will be accessed in Blackboard Learn.
IMPORTANT: It is strongly recommended that you make sure your computer can access your Early Start class the week before your class starts! Once you can login to your class, you can get familiar with your online class by accessing the practice class.
Get Familiar with Blackboard Learn
Watch Blackboard Learn On-Demand Videos
You can watch helpful videos on topics such as submitting assignments online, taking a test online, managing your course and personal tasks, and setting personal preferences in the Blackboard environment.
Use Your Student Orientation Course
Use your Student Orientation Course to become familiar with Blackboard Learn.
Make Sure Your Computer is Compatible
For a list of compatible browsers, please visit Blackboard’s Browser page here:
First, read the FAQ’s from IT Support Services to see if you can correct the problem.
If you need additional assistance with Blackboard Learn, contact:
IT Support Services
- M-Th 7:00am - 5:30pm
- Phone: 800-780-4837 or 898-HELP(4357)
- Live chat help is available on the ITSS website