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Blackboard Grade Center - Add a Grade Center Column Manually
Viewed 2408 times since Thu, Apr 16, 2015
  2018 Add a Grade Center Column Manually Grade Center columns can be added manually or through the creation of an assessment (i.e, graded assignment, graded discussion board, etc.). If you are teaching a face-to-face course, you will... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Adding Comments
Viewed 1751 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2015 Adding a Comment to a Grade - Grade Center     You can add a comment to a student’s grade in the Grade Center.    1. Hover your mouse over the cell that contains the student’s grade. 2. Click the arrow key... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Calculating Extra Credit
Viewed 2204 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2016 Blackboard Grade Center - Calculating Extra Credit   Within Blackboard you have the ability to provide extra credit. The process for adding Extra Credit depends on the calculated column you use (Total or Weighted Total)    ... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Changing the Default Letter Grading Schema
Viewed 2077 times since Mon, Aug 24, 2015
2015 Changing the Default Letter Grading Schema Topic: Customizing Letter Grade Schema In Grade Center, once inside the Full Grade Center, on the Action Bar click Manage to access the drop-down list. Select Grading Schemas. On the Grading... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Changing the View
Viewed 2285 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015 Change the View in the Grade Center Note: There are two main views for viewing the Grade Center page; the interactive Mode and the noninteractive mode. The non-interactive mode is also called the Screen Reader Mode for those with... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Clearing a Student’s Attempt
Viewed 1593 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2015 Clearing the Student’s Attempt - Grade Center Note: Clearing an attempt allows you to erase a Grade from the Grade Center. For example, if a student’s computer locks up during an exam or submits the wrong attached file for an... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Create a Calculated Column
Viewed 68 times since Tue, May 8, 2018
2017 Create a Calculated Column If you do not see a Weighted Total column or a Total Column in your course you can create a Weighted Total or Total column. Before you create a new column, please be sure you scroll through and view the... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - Video Tutorials
Viewed 2489 times since Mon, Apr 20, 2015
2015 Blackboard Learn 9.1 Grade Center Basics   Since its debut in 2000, Blackboard has become an indispensable tool for many faculty and students. Blackboard is a web-based application that enables instructors to easily place course... Read More
Blackboard Grade Center - View Grade Details
Viewed 2104 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015 Grade Center - View Grade Details     You can view the grade details for each assignment or submission in the Grade Center.   1.Click the down chevron next to the grade. 2.From the drop down menu, select View Grade... Read More
Bulk Change Categories
Viewed 125 times since Fri, Mar 30, 2018
2018 Bulk Change Categories   If you are using Weighted Totals, it is important that your Categories are correct. You can bulk change categories in Column Organization. This article will show you how to change bulk change Categories.  ... Read More
Creating Grade Center Columns and Calculated Columns: Video
Viewed 52 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Creating Grade Center Columns and Calculated Columns: Video Below is a link to a video on how to create Grade Center columns and calculated columns. You will only need to create grade center columns if you are teaching a face-to-face or... Read More
Download grades from the Grade Center to Excel
Viewed 1454 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2017 Downloading Grades to Excel   Instructors can download and save the grades from the Grade Center as a tab-delimited file for use in Excel.   1. While in the Full Grade Center, click the Work Offline button. 2. Within... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Checking and Creating Categories for Weighted Grading
Viewed 3612 times since Thu, Jul 31, 2014
2018   Checking and Creating Categories for Weighted Grading    Checking Categories in Blackboard Categories are important for weighting the grades within the course. Instructors can create categories that can be used to add the... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Entering Grades Manually
Viewed 1563 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2015 Enter Student Grades Manually - Grade Center Note: There are two ways that grades can be populated in the Grade Center, manually if the graded column was created manually, or automatically.  To create a column automatically you will... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Exporting Grades from the Grade Center
Viewed 2220 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015   Exporting Your Grades from Blackboard’s Grade Center   1.In your course, click the Grade Center button. 2.From the menu, select Full Grade Center. 3.On the top-right, put your mouse over Work Offline. 4.From... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Generating Reports
Viewed 2144 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2015 Creating Reports in the Grade Center   1. From the Full Grade Center view, click the Reports button. 2. From the options, select Create Report. 3. In the Header Information section, you must enter a Report Name. 4... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Introduction
Viewed 1641 times since Mon, Apr 27, 2015
2015 How to Access the Grade Center   Go into the desired Blackboard course. Under the Control Panel click the Grade Center button. From the drop down, select Full Grade Center.   Grade Center View  The Grade Center... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Removing a Column
Viewed 1858 times since Tue, Apr 28, 2015
2017 Blackboard Grade Center: Delete or Remove Columns   Delete a Column  1. Inside the Grade Center, click the chevron button at the top of the column you wish to delete.   2. From the drop down menu, select Delete Column. Note... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Sending Reminders
Viewed 748 times since Tue, Aug 1, 2017
2017 Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Sending Reminders     Instead of sending emails through Blackboard or from your college email to remind students of missing work, you can now send email reminders through the Grade Center. Using... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Setting the External Grade
Viewed 2576 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015   Setting an External Grade for Blackboard Note: Setting the External Grade Column helps the students identify their final grade. In addition, Blackboard Analytics uses the External Grade as the base for student success in the... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - Total Column
Viewed 2015 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015 Grade Center: Total Column Note: By default, the Grade Center has a Total Column. However, if the instructor wishes to make both the percentage and the letter grade available, a second column needs to be created. Note: If the grades are... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center - View Attempt and Column Statistics
Viewed 2234 times since Thu, Apr 23, 2015
2015 Grade Center: Viewing Attempt and Column Statistics   When you create an assessment, you have the ability to view the attempt statistics. This option gives you a breakdown of how each question was answered by your students. For... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center Clean-up and Starfish Video Tutorial
Viewed 5460 times since Fri, Jan 9, 2015
2015 Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center Clean-up and Starfish   The following video will show you how to remove duplicate "Total" or "Weighted Total" columns from the Grade Center. Additionally, you will learn how to identify which "Total" or... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center: Setting Weighted Grades
Viewed 2446 times since Mon, Jan 26, 2015
2018 Faculty - Blackboard Grade Center: Setting Weighted Grades   By default, a Weighted Total column is already in your Blackboard Grade Center. If you do not see a Weighted Total column you can add one by clicking the tab located in... Read More
Faculty - How to Align Goals to a Grade Center Column in Blackboard
Viewed 4617 times since Thu, Jan 22, 2015
2015 Faculty - How to Align Goals to a Grade Center Column   You can align an entire Grade Center Column to goals. In the Grade Center, access a column’s contextual menu and click View and Add Alignments. Any existing... Read More
Faculty - How to use the Grade Center
Viewed 2301 times since Wed, Apr 22, 2015
2015   How to use the Grade Center Many students like the ability to see their grades throughout the semester. Through Blackboard Grade Center, faculty can create and organize grades easily in Blackboard’s spreadsheet view.... Read More
Freeze Grade Center Columns
Viewed 130 times since Fri, Mar 30, 2018
2018 Freeze Grade Center Columns Freezing columns allows you to scroll through the Grade Center keeping certain columns frozen as you scroll through content.    1.  Put your mouse over the Manage tab until a pop-up window... Read More
Grade Center InTouch Discussion
Viewed 4214 times since Mon, Jan 9, 2017
2016 Grade Center InTouch Discussion The following link is a video recording from the InTouch Discussion, Blackboard Grade Center. This is a tool that you can use in Blackboard to track students' grades throughout the duration of the... Read More
Grading Schema: Video
Viewed 56 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Grading Schema: Video Below is a link to a video on how to change or add a Grading Schema in Blackboard. This allows you to identify the point value for letter grades. Video Length 00:02:26.   Grading Schema Video Read More
In Touch Webinar - Goal Alignment in Blackboard
Viewed 1390 times since Fri, Sep 29, 2017
2017 In Touch Webinar - Goal Alignment in Blackboard In this video you will learn how to align the College's goals with gradable items in your Grade Center in Blackboard. You will also learn how to search for goals, align goals with... Read More
Manually Move Grade Center Columns
Viewed 161 times since Fri, Mar 30, 2018
2018   Manually Move Grade Center Columns Manually move Grade Center columns to different areas in the Grade Center based on your needs.    1. Go to the Grade Center under Course Management, then click Full Grade Center.  ... Read More
Organizing your Grade Center Columns: Video
Viewed 42 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Organizing your Grade Center Columns: Video Below is a link to a video on how you can organize your Grade Center columns so that they follow the flow of work in your course. How you have your columns organized in your Grade Center... Read More
Removing Grade Center Columns: Video
Viewed 51 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Removing Grade Center Columns: Video Below is a link to a video showing you how to remove Grade Center columns. There are times when you no longer need an item in your Grade Center so understanding how to remove something that is no... Read More
Setting Up your Grade Center: Total Video
Viewed 50 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Setting Up your Grade Center: Total Video Below is a link to a video on how to set up your Total column in your Grade Center. The Total column simply adds the total number of points for the assessments in your course. Video Length: 00:04... Read More
Setting Up your Grade Center: Weighted Total Video
Viewed 66 times since Thu, May 10, 2018
2018 Setting Up your Grade Center: Weighted Total Video In the video below, you will learn how to set up your Weighted Total column in your Blackboard Grade Center. The video will walk you through how to verify and create Categories, Set your... Read More
Sort Graded Column Information
Viewed 129 times since Fri, Mar 30, 2018
2018 Sort Graded Column Information You can sort graded column information so that columns are organized by "Date Created" or "Due Date." You can also move columns manually by using the 4 intersecting arrows to move columns one-by-one.... Read More
Student Preview Mode: Video
Viewed 51 times since Fri, May 11, 2018
2018 Student Preview Mode: Video Below is a link to a video showing you how to use Student Preview Mode in your Blackboard course. You can submit work as if you were a student in your course and view your course from the student perspective.... Read More
Using the Remark Grade Import Building Block
Viewed 9218 times since Thu, Apr 21, 2016
2016 Using the Remark Grade Import Building Block   1. After using Remark Office OMR/Remark Classic OMR to scan the assessments, grade them using either Quick Grade or Advanced Grade.       2. Once graded, go to File ->... Read More

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