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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Maintenance Window and New Features for SP11

Blackboard Maintenance Tuesday, April 30 – Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Blackboard will be unavailable on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. until Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. due to maintenance to the system. This will include the upgrade … Continue reading

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Copying a Test for a Student Who Needs Extra Time

This tutorial will cover the steps to create a copy of a test for a student who needs extra time.  The situation where this would be used is when the student has a documented disability with the Office of Student … Continue reading

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New Feature! How to add a Test Student account in Blackboard

How to add a Test Student account: After completing this tutorial you will be able to: Create a Test Student Account Enroll your Test Student in your current course(s) View and participate in your course(s) as a student.  1.       Navigate … Continue reading

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Message Notifications Just Got a Lot Easier in Blackboard

A frequent enhancement request for Blackboard Learn 9.1 by our faculty and many other faculty around the country is the ability to see if you have a message within a course without having to log into each course. This would … Continue reading

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Blackboard Messages vs. Email

What are the different functions of Messages and Email tools in Blackboard Learn? This question often comes up among faculty new to Blackboard Learn 9.1, especially those who have migrated from the WebCT, with the terminology for Mail being the … Continue reading

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ABC’s of Using Blackboard: Grade Center 101

Recently Valencia’s Learning Technology and Alternative Delivery team offered a variety of ABC’s of Using Blackboard webinars to help get faculty acclimated to the new Blackboard learning management system as we transitioned from WebCT to Blackboard Learn 9.1. One of … Continue reading

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ABC’s of Using Blackboard: Adding Content and Files

Recently Valencia’s Learning Technology and Alternative Delivery team offered a variety of ABC’s of Using Blackboard webinars to help get faculty acclimated to the new Blackboard learning management system as we transitioned from WebCT to Blackboard Learn 9.1. One of … Continue reading

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