August 2016 Workshops
Certificate of Professional Development in
Best Practices for Online Course Design
is required for all new faculty.
Next workshop series schedule and times:
August 16, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 17, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 18, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 19, whole day, 8am-5pm
August 22, whole day, 8am-5pm
August 23, morning only, 8am-12pm
Please, REGISTER to get updates and information.
Drop-ins are welcome; laptops are required.
Please, bring your own or
contact firstname.lastname@example.org (x2122)
to request one for the session.
Blackboard has been upgraded!
This upgrade is fairly transparent to users. See what is new in this upgrade.
Single Sign-On has changed!
Login pages are now unified, reducing the number of distinct login screens as well as the number of times users have to type their IslandID and password.
Blackboard and IT Resources Workshops
The 90 minute workshop provides an overview of Blackboard navigation and hands-on activities to learn tools such as the discussion forum, wikis, blogs, journals, and quizzes. Workshops are also available online using WebEx online meetings.
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