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sherynanthes
When I celebrate extraordinary accomplishments and innovation in education by presenting the Blackboard Catalyst Awards, it reminds me that I have the best job ever.   Last year we honored 44 Catalyst Award winners across the globe at BbWorld and at the regional Teaching & Learning Conferences (Manchester, Sydney and Singapore). The work and… (Show more)
laurabastidas
Discussion forums in learning management systems have been a default tool for any course that plans to do asynchronous activities. At the same time, many online instructors are disappointed that discussion forums are limited as an alternative to in-classroom discussions. This sparked alternative ways to utilize the discussion forum in graduate and…
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sherynanthes
Consider sharing your insights, ideas and innovations – in order to enhance and improve education globally. Last year we had over 270 presenters share their experience and work at BbWorld. If you’ve been thinking of sharing your story this year in Austin, below are some items I wanted to make sure you were aware of that you might find helpful:  … (Show more)
vivek.ramgopal
Click to view contentThe 2019 BbWorld + DevCon Call for Presentations Window is Now Open   Presenting at BbWorld is a great way to network, promote yourself and your intuition and is a great resume builder. In addition, presenters also receive a discounted rate on registration.   Present at BbWorld - BbWorld 2019   And we have one new twist this year - Early Decision… (Show more)
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vivek.ramgopal
Click to view contentBe one of the first to register and get $100 off! See you in Austin!  
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Eric Silva
As the growth in online and hybrid courses rapidly increase, it is key that students, faculty and staff are equipped with the necessary support services. Join the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley as they highlight their implementation of a support center that provides proactive assistance and 24/7 live support, all within one integrated…
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smachaje
Click to view contentPlease share one thing you learned at BbWorld18.   I learned about something I sort of knew about, but never seriously considered before: template variables and blackboard_hacks to build course agreement.  So, this is why it's cool.  When people are asked to agree to rules, they are more likely to follow them.  Academic integrity is a problem, so… (Show more)
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laurabastidas
Microsoft Powershell can now be deployed across a wide range of server environment allowing code to be easily shared across multiple platforms.  This presentation will focus on examples of using PowerShell to interact with the Learn REST API. Attendees will learn how to setup authentication in PowerShell, make calls, and process results using…
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laurabastidas
This presentation will cover the presenters' experiences designing with OER from the shaky beginning to the solid foundation where they find themselves today. Exemplary Course Program winners Adam Authier and Jason Kane will highlight some of the struggles and early roadblocks they encountered and then detail how they overcame them to eventually…
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laurabastidas
Blackboard partners have had access to create Building Blocks for Blackboard Learn Original for years. These Building Blocks have extended the Learn platform in many creative ways. Now Learn Ultra has a corresponding framework! In this workshop, learn from the developers actively expanding the Ultra Platform to provide extension points to our…
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