Category Archives: Blackboard

Assessment Strategies for Online/Hybrid Courses

On Wednesday, March 25th, the TLT Center held the 2nd session of the 2015 spring workshop series with Assessment Strategies.  The workshop focused on various ways to assess student learning, based on the stated learning objectives, using rubrics and the grade center. Assessment strategies were discussed, including techniques to reduce academic dishonesty.  Several Blackboard assessment… Continue Reading »

New Features and Enhancements in Blackboard

The newest upgrade to Blackboard has been completed. Outlined below are the new features and enhancements. The upgrade does not impact existing materials in Blackboard. SafeAssign SafeAssign is no longer a separate assessment option, when using the drop down menu under Assessments on a content page.  It will now appear as a selection option when… Continue Reading »

Faculty Tech Bytes – Blackboard Collaborate

TLTC Faculty Tech Bytes | Blackboard Collaborate – Web Conferencing System Fall 2014 Blackboard Collaborate is a web conferencing system, built directly in to your Blackboard course! Faculty can create a virtual classroom or hold virtual office hours to meet with students. This session will cover starting a Blackboard Collaborate session, utilizing the built-in tools… Continue Reading »