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

Workshops

Technology Workshops

April 21, 2015
10:00 am - 11:00 am
LIB 2524
(Across the hall from the entrance to the new Library)

 

Blackboard Open Lab

Blackboard Open Lab is an excellent opportunity for faculty to ask specific questions about Blackboard.

April 29, 2015
10:00 am - 11:00 am
LIB 2524
(Across the hall from the entrance to the new Library)

Calculating Final Grades with the Blackboard Grade Center

The Blackboard Grade Center is a useful tool for tracking student grades and helping students understand their progress throughout the semester, but it can also efficiently calculate final grades.

May 6, 2015
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LIB 2524
(Across the hall from the entrance to the new Library)

 

Calculating Final Grades with the Blackboard Grade Center

The Blackboard Grade Center is a useful tool for tracking student grades and helping students understand their progress throughout the semester, but it can also efficiently calculate final grades.

May 7, 2015
10:00 am - 11:00 am
LIB 2524
(Across the hall from the entrance to the new Library)

 

Blackboard End of the Semester Cleanup

This course covers best practices to follow in saving content from your Blackboard course site, archive grades and copy your course.

May 7, 2015
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
LIB 2524
(Across the hall from the entrance to the new Library)

 

Blackboard Open Lab

Blackboard Open Lab is an excellent opportunity for faculty to ask specific questions about Blackboard.



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

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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