Monthly Archives: February 2011

Blackboard Rubrics and Alternatives

Currently Blackboard Learn 9.1 has limited capability for utilizing rubrics for grading purposes but Blackboard stated more advance gradable rubrics will be coming Summer 2011. Just in case you can’t wait until Summer 2011 we have a few different options … Continue reading

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Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS)

With support from Blackboard’s global community, is partnering with Blackboard to bring you a faculty training webinar series entitled The Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS). This program will bring best practices and evolved online pedagogy training to you in a … Continue reading

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Blackboard Browser Requirements Check – Did you Pass?

Want to make sure your internet browser meets all the necessary requirements to  run Blackboard Learn 9.1 smoothly? Visit the Blackboard Browser Requirements Check  http://bit.ly/h7XbVv to verify you have the right settings, including utilizing the preferred Blackboard internet browser Mozilla … Continue reading

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Valencia – Register NOW for February Blackboard Training

All summer courses have been loaded into Blackboard Learn 9.1 for Summer 2011 term If you are still teaching in WebCT CE8 this Spring semester, it is time to start making plans for summer. Spring 2011 is the last semester … Continue reading

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YouTube Mashup Fixed in Blackboard

Late last week Blackboard published a new building block to fix the issues with YouTube Mashup searches in Blackboard Learn 9.1 SP3 & SP4. We blog about this Mashup error at the beginning of February: Bug Watch: YouTube Search in … Continue reading

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LTAD Facebook & Twitter

Wanting to keep up-to-date with our Moving to Blackboard 9.1 blog? Utilize Facebook to keep up with friends, colleagues, and family? Why not “Like” us on Facebook to keep up-to-date on what’s going on with Learning Technology at Valencia; including … Continue reading

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WebCT CE8 support ending…

Ok, so hopefully we have your attention.  If you are still teaching in WebCT CE8 this Spring semester, it is time to start making plans for summer.  Let’s call it Spring Cleaning or a New Year’s Resolution…out with the old … Continue reading

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