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Blackboard 9 Training

Instructional Technology Services (ITS) offers Blackboard 9 training workshops to staff and faculty, including Adjuncts, GAs and TAs. These 1.5 hour workshops provide detailed, hands-on training, enabling instructors to better use technology in the classroom. The table below contains links to the varying workshop formats:

 

Basic Section Watch Video Quick Reads
Gettting Started in your Course Environment Video HTML
Exporting your course from Blackboard 8 Video HTML
Importing your course to Blackboard 9.1 Video HTML
Course Copy Video HTML
Making your Course Available Video HTML
Setting your Start Page Video HTML
Course Menu Video PDF
Course Map Video HTML
Editing Course Home Page Video HTML
Course Groups  Video PDF
Creating a Group Video HTML
Creating Group Sets Video HTML
Student Roster Video HTML
Course and Content Availability Dates Video HTML
Creating a Tool Link Video HTML
Spell Check Video HTML
Working with Text Video HTML
Managing Content Areas Video PDF
Learning Modules Video HTML
Creating and Editing Content Items Video PDF
Creating Multimedia Content Video HTML
Creating External Links Video HTML
Creating a Blank Page Video HTML
Copying and Moving Content Video HTML
Creating Content Folders Video HTML
About File Attachments Video HTML
File Sharing and Exchange Video HTML
Assignments   PDF
Using SafeAssign Video HTML
Downloading Assignments Video HTML
Clean Out Graded Assignment Files Video HTML
Student Performance    
Performance Dashboard Video HTML
Sending Notifications Video HTML

Tests, Surveys, and Pools
   
Creating a Test Video PDF
Tour the Questions Finder Feature Video HTML
Create a Fill in the Blank Question Video HTML
Create a Short Answer Question Video HTML
Create a Matching Question Video HTML
Create a True/False Question Video HTML
Adding an Existing Question to Test Video HTML
Create a Calculated Formula Question Video HTML
Create a Calculated Numeric Question Video HTML
Create an Essay Question Video HTML
Create a Fill in Multiple Blank Question Video HTML
Create a Hot Spot Question Video HTML
Create a Jumbled Question Video HTML
Create a Likert Question Video HTML
Create a Multiple Answer Question Video HTML
Create a Multiple Choice Question Video HTML
Create an Ordering Question Video HTML
Create a Quiz Bowl Question Video HTML
Tagging Questions for Reuse Video HTML
Building a Pool Video HTML
Creating a Random Block and Adding it Video HTML
Uploading Test Questions From MS Excel Video HTML
Exporting and Importing a Test or Survey Video HTML
Reading Survey Results Video HTML
Reading Survey Submissions Video HTML

Grade Center
   
Grade Center Overview Video PDF
Customizing the Grade Center View Video HTML
Creating Smart Views Video HTML
Creating a Grade Rule Video HTML
Viewing Grade Details Video HTML
Anonymous Grading Video HTML
Creating Grading Notes Video HTML
Creating a Grade Center Report Video HTML
Creating a Grade Rubric Video HTML
Grading Assessments Q by Q Video HTML
Viewing and Downloading Grade History Video HTML
Color Code the Grade Center Video HTML
Working Offline with the Grade Center Video HTML
     
Tools    
Creating Announcements Video HTML
Creating a Course Task Video HTML
Creating a Course Contact Video HTML
Sending Email Video HTML
Sending Blackboard Messages Video HTML
     
Advanced Section     Watch Video Quick Reads
     
A- Notifications Dashboard Video HTML
A- Working with Equations Video HTML
A- Adaptive Release Video HTML
A- Mashups Video HTML
A- Adding Textbook Information Video HTML
A- Creating Course Links Video HTML
A- Checking Course Links Video HTML
A - Blogs
Creating a Blog Video HTML
Creating and Editing Blog Entries Video HTML
Commenting on a  Blog Entry Video HTML
A- Journal    
Creating a Journal Video HTML
Commenting on a Journal Entry Video HTML
A- Wikis
Creating a Wiki Video HTML
Editing a Wiki Page Video HTML
Viewing a Wiki Page History Video HTML
Grading a Wiki Video HTML