Category Archives: Blackboard

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 »

2014 TLTC Fall Break Sessions

TLTC Fall Break Sessions Get ready for Winter snow days and delayed openings with the upcoming TLTC Fall Break Sessions, October 13th & 14th! Class cancelled due to a delayed opening? Stay on schedule by recording a mini-lecture with Echo360 Personal Capture (lecture capture), and holding an online discussion via Blackboard Discussion Boards! Road Closures… Continue Reading »

Blackboard Collaborate

TLTC Summer Series – Step it Up with Technology | Real Time Communication with Blackboard Collaborate June 11, 2014 This session will introduce participants to Blackboard Collaborate, a real-time online communication tool. Faculty can now offer synchronous online lectures, office hours, guest speakers, and break out rooms to support student collaboration. Collaborate is integrated within… Continue Reading »

Step It Up With Technology – TLTC 2014 Summer Series

The Teaching, Learning and Technology Center is again offering their annual summer technology workshops for faculty and staff. This year the theme is Step It Up With Technology. Don’t miss these informative sessions, all held in the Computer Training Classroom, located on the ground floor of the Walsh Library. Lunch is included, with a fitness… Continue Reading »