Distance Learning Workshops
Below is a list of the upcoming workshops for Blackboard Learn. You must register
in order to take a workshop; time is needed to set up accounts for attendees.
IMPORTANT NOTE: These workshops are not training to teach online courses; that training is requested through a process that needs approval from your chairperson and dean.
Workshop Schedule for Fall 2016
Introduction to Blackboard - REGISTER
This workshop is an introduction to the Blackboard Learn Learning Management System (LMS) and the policies and procedures for its use. Basic content creation and functionality are discussed.
Introduction to Blackboard
August 25 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
August 30 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
September 1 1:30 AM to 3:00 PM
September 6 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
September 10 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
September 23 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
September 30 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
October 4 9:30AM to 11:00 AM
October 21 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
November 3 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
November 21 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Blackboard Grade Center - REGISTER
Participants will learn to set up and customize the Grade Center, create categories, add grades, calculate extra credits, edit columns, create filters and smart views.
September 8 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
October 7 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
November 30 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Blackboard Assessment Tools
Participants will be introduced to Blackboard Assignments, SaveAssign, Turnitin Direct Assignment,Test tool, Surveys and Pools, importing a test bank into Blackboard courses. Participants will learn how to use blogs, wikis, journals, and portfolios.
Please contact Distance Learning at email@example.com to schedule a workshop.
Panopto Video, VoiceThread and Google Drive
In this workshop, participants will learn how to create and edit high quality videos