Blackboard Training For Faculty

Technology Training for Faculty - Fall 2014

We are pleased to announce the following workshops for faculty. All workshops are in the Faculty Development Center, Old Library, LIB C-121 or Faculty Digital Lab, LIB 2524, across the hall from the entrance to the new library.

Technology Training Workshop

How to Register

Interested in attending a workshop? Register by email to Reza Boroon.
Reserve your spot today!

Date / Time


Technology Workshops
January 13, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LIB 1940
Blackboard Basics

This session will provide a basic overview of Blackboard 9.1. We will cover basic navigation in the Blackboard interface as well as how to add, organize, and modify course content.

January 14, 2015
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LIB 1940

Blackboard Assessments, Assignments & the Grade Center

This session will show how instructors can create an online assessment, grade and return student work through Blackboard.

Here are some Blackboard tips that are helpful to know as you prepare for the start of the semester:

1. Beginning a Semester Blackboard Checklist [pdf]

2. Create a Welcome Message as an Announcement [pdf]

3. Adding Items/Links to Your Course Menu [pdf]

4. Complete the Professor Information profile (with your name and contact information) - View Video >>

5. Adding Content to Your Blackboard Course - View Video >>

6. Make Your Course Available Through the Control Panel > Customization > Tool Availability Setting [pdf]

7. Instructor on Demand Videos - The complete series of short video tutorials to help instructors learn how to use tools, design their courses, and assess students.

8. New Blackboard Features [pdf] - Spring 2015