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Faculty - Using Blackboard for Snow Days Video: Part 1
Viewed 2386 times since Wed, Feb 8, 2017
2016 Faculty - Using Blackboard for Snow Days Video: Part 1 The following link is a video recording from the InTouch Discussion, Snow Days. This video will show what you can do inside Blackboard to help prepare for snow days or days when... Read More
Faculty - Using Blackboard for Snow Days Video: Part 2
Viewed 1918 times since Fri, Mar 10, 2017
2017 Faculty - Using Blackboard for Snow Days Video: Part 2    The following link is a video recording from the InTouch Discussion, Snow Days Part 2. This video is a continuation of the Snow Days Part 1 InTouch Discussion and will show what... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Date Management Tool
Viewed 772 times since Mon, Jul 9, 2018
2018 Faculty - Blackboard Date Management Tool You can use the Date Management tool to easily adjust the dates of all content available in your course, assignments, tests, discussions, blogs, wikis - any of your course content. You can choose... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Modules
Viewed 4656 times since Thu, Apr 16, 2015
2015 Faculty - Blackboard Modules Blackboard has several modules you can add to the My Institution page. This article lists and describes the modules you can add to your Blackboard My Institution page.   Module Name Module... Read More
Faculty - Edit Mode in Blackboard
Viewed 4680 times since Thu, Apr 16, 2015
2018 Faculty - Edit Mode in Blackboard Edit Mode in Blackboard was initially used to preview your Blackboard course from the student view. You can now view your course as if you were a student using the Student Preview Mode. You can use... Read More
Faculty - Edit, Add, Remove, or Reorder Blackboard Modules
Viewed 4468 times since Tue, Apr 14, 2015
2019 Faculty - Edit, Add, Remove, or Reorder Blackboard Modules   Modules give you and your students a quick way to see what is happening in your course. They also give you a way to access commonly used tools in your course. You, as the... Read More
Faculty - Hide and Unhide courses in Blackboard
Viewed 3023 times since Mon, May 22, 2017
2019 Faculty - Hide and Unhide courses in Blackboard   You have the ability to hide and unhide courses from your Course List in Blackboard. Some instructors like to hide courses that have passed to reduce the number of courses on their... Read More
Faculty - How to Create a Blackboard Announcement
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2018 Faculty - How to Create a Blackboard Announcement   The Announcement feature in Blackboard allows instructors to post a message in the Blackboard course for students. The Announcement is the first thing a student sees upon entering... Read More
Faculty - How to Rearrange Menu Items, Course Content, Grade Center Columns in Blackboard
Viewed 16454 times since Tue, Jan 24, 2017
2017 Faculty - How to Rearrange Menu Items, Course Content, Grade Center Columns in Blackboard In Blackboard, new content goes to the bottom of the screen and new Grade Center columns go to the far right of the screen. After you add your... Read More
Faculty - Making a Blackboard Course Available to Individual Students
Viewed 834 times since Mon, Feb 12, 2018
2018 Faculty - Making a Blackboard Course Available to Individual Students   Instructors can make a previous course available to students either by making the course available to the entire class or for individual students. The steps... Read More
Faculty - Making your Course Available or Unavailable
Viewed 4762 times since Thu, Jul 31, 2014
2017 Faculty - Making your Course Available or Unavailable  When a course is unavailable, it is visible to the Instructor, but hidden from all the students enrolled in the course. The Instructor can leave the course unavailable and work... Read More
Faculty - Managing the Blackboard Course Navigation Menu
Viewed 3414 times since Thu, Apr 9, 2015
2017   Faculty - Managing the Blackboard Course Navigation Menu   A standard course navigation menu is automatically provided in your Blackboard course but can be modified to meet your needs.    Adding a Course Navigation Menu... Read More
Faculty - Move Individual Course Content in Blackboard Course
Viewed 2594 times since Fri, Jul 6, 2018
2018 Faculty - Move Individual Course Content in Blackboard Course You have the ability to move individual content to different areas in your Blackboard course. Moving content removes it from its original location in your course. Below... Read More
Faculty - Requesting Guest or Observer Access for your Blackboard Course
Viewed 3994 times since Tue, Nov 4, 2014
2018 Faculty - Requesting Guest or Observer Access for your Blackboard Course Do you need to request observer access for another instructor or administrator to have access to your Blackboard course?  Contact the Help Desk to request observer... Read More
Faculty - Student Preview Mode in Blackboard
Viewed 592 times since Tue, Nov 27, 2018
2018 Faculty - Student Preview Mode in Blackboard You can use Student Preview mode to look at your course from the student perspective. Preview the course and even submit assignments as if you are student. You have the ability to save... Read More
Faculty - View Submission Receipts
Viewed 1722 times since Tue, Aug 1, 2017
2017 Faculty - View Submission Receipts   When students submit their assignments they receive a submission receipt that is visible in My Grades. Students are also emailed the submission receipts. Instructors have the ability to view... Read More
Faculty and Students - Blackboard Course Availability
Viewed 1278 times since Thu, Dec 21, 2017
2018 Faculty and Students - Blackboard Course Availability Fall, Spring, and Summer Blackboard courses are set to automatically open on the first day of the term and close one (1) week after the term end. Winter Session courses will be set to... Read More
Faculty and Students - Blackboard Notifications
Viewed 3030 times since Tue, May 10, 2016
2016 Faculty and Students - Blackboard Notifications   In Blackboard you have the ability to determine how you would like to be notified of new assignments, grades, announcements and more. You can also determine how you would like to be... Read More
Faculty and Students - How to Use the Blackboard Calendar
Viewed 3467 times since Mon, Apr 13, 2015
2015 Faculty and Students - How to Use the Blackboard Calendar   You can use the Calendar to provide students with dates for course related events. Calendar events appear to all members of the course. Common entries include upcoming tests... Read More

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