Monthly Archives: March 2011

Add a Twitter Widget to a Blackboard Course

Adding a Twitter Widget to your Blackboard Learn 9.1 course could be a great tool or resource for students if you answer “Yes” to any of the questions below. Do you utilize Twitter? Want to show the latest updates of … Continue reading

Posted in Tip | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Only 8 weeks left – WebCT Retirement & Welcome to Blackboard Learn

All summer courses have been loaded into Blackboard for Summer 2011 term WebCT’s official retirement date is quickly approaching and we are working hard to ensure that you are preapred.  Any class that begins after May 2, 2011 will be … Continue reading

Posted in Update | Leave a comment

The Results are In: Blackboard Course Delivery Suggestion Squad

Valencia’s Learning Technology Alternative Delivery team was part of Blackboard’s Course Delivery Suggestion Squad over the month of February and March. This is a new initiative using crowd sourcing for product improvements of Blackboard Learn that are geared towards course … Continue reading

Posted in Resources, Update | Leave a comment

9 Weeks Until WebCT is gone

Last Chance to register for LTAD 3282 Before Summer! If you have not done so already, please register for this facilitated series to help you prepare to teach in Blackboard this summer.  This course will provide the fundamentals necessary to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Last Blackboard Essentials before Summer – Register Today!

All summer courses will be taught in Blackboard 9.1 Learn. Have you completed Blackboard Essentials? Register today! Blackboard Learn 9.1 Training Faculty will have the opportunity to take advantage of a variety of resources to help prepare to utilize the … Continue reading

Posted in Resources, Update | Leave a comment

There are only 10 weeks until you lose access to WebCT – are you Ready?

 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 … Continue reading

Posted in Update | Leave a comment

How can I add a RSS feed to my Blackboard Course?

As an instructor, you can add a RSS news feed (what is RSS?) to your class content in Blackboard by following these steps: 1. Locate the RSS feed page. If a website contains a RSS feed, most browsers use one … Continue reading

Posted in Tip | 2 Comments