Category Archives: Blackboard

Looking for the SafeAssign Originality Report?

When a SafeAssign report has finished processing, you can access it on the Grade Assignment page. Access the Grade Assignment page from the Grade Center or the Needs Grading page. In the Grade Center, locate the assignment that you enabled the SafeAssign options for. When students have made their submissions, you see the needs grading icon—the exclamation mark. Access the cell’s… Continue Reading »

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 »