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Contributed by: Cathy Cunningham
Published: Tuesday, 29 July 2014 9:00 AM
Integrated Learning Institute (iLearn)
 All sessions will be held in Ball Communication Rm. (BC) 220 in Training Stadium

Foundations of Blackboard                                                                             Register for a session here
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 – 1:30-2:30pm
or Thursday, August 14 – 2:30-3:30pm
or Monday, August 18 – 10:00-11:00am

Whether you are new to Blackboard, have limited experience with it, or have not looked at it in a while, this course will talk about the things you will need to know to master Blackboard’s basic functions and start doing more.

Grade Center Essentials                                                                                 Register for a session
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 – 2-3pm
or Tuesday, August 19 – 3:30 – 4:30pm
or Monday, August 25 – 10-11am

This 60 minute workshop will introduce you to the basic features of recording grades in Blackboard. You will learn how to create grade columns, enter grades, organize your columns, setup the grade scale and give students access to see their current scores.

Blackboard Getting Started: Tests and Lockdown Browser                            Register for a session here
Thursday, August 14, 2014 – 9-10am
or Friday, August 22 – 2-3pm
or Tuesday, August 26 – 3:30 – 4:30pm

This workshop is an introductory course to creating and deploying your test or quizzes in Blackboard. You will learn how to create a test utilizing the 17 different question types and make it available for students using basic deployment options including: date restrictions, number of attempts, time limit, etc. Learn more about Respondus LockDown Browser and on-campus testing labs.