• Design at #BbWorld19

    “I want to run an empathy map exercise with first-time online instructors.” “You need to build out this concept, and I won’t take, ‘We will see,’ as an answer!” “I don...
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  • Quiz: How BbWorld Are You?

    Think you know everything about BbWorld history? Test your knowledge here and share your score on social media!   
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  • BbWorld 2019 UX Lab

    Will you attend BbWorld 2019 in Austin? Don’t forget to stop by the UX Lab to help define what’s next for Blackboard. You’ll find us in the Community LIVE ...
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  • Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship DevCon + BbWorld 2019

      About the Scholarship As a market leader in education technology, Blackboard understands the critical need for professional development in the workplace. We value diversity of perspectives, ideas and skills. ...
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  • BEST. JOB. EVER.

    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 winn...
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  • Pay It Forward

    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 t...
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  • BbWorld 2019 CFP Open!

    The 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 al...
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  • BbWorld Super Early Bird Registration Open!

    Be one of the first to register and get $100 off! See you in Austin!  
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  • Calling All Heroes!!

    By now you have probably heard the DevCon party this year is themed. We are all superheroes at our various institutions, fixing issues where there seems to be no fix, or writing that integration that exceeds the visio...
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  • Something lighter: The BbWorld 2018 Step Challenge!

    Back by popular demand!   This is an unofficial, unsanctioned challenge that runs from 7/16-7/20. (Your steps outside of Orlando count!).   The platform supports 90% of the trackers on the market today, ...
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  • BbWorld 2018 Hackathon - Vote on finalist entries

    To celebrate the Blackboard World 2018 Conference, Hackboard 2.0 was announced on May 7th. On June 29th, the event entered the next stage, public voting.  So, what is a hackathon, anyway?   A hackathon (a...
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  • 39 Days and Counting - Veteran or First-timer?

    This will be my 3rd BbWorld and I’m looking forward to reconnecting with many of you, and excited to have the chance to meet in person those who I haven’t yet met.   At BbWorld, I found tremendous va...
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  • Recording & Slides: How to Create a Winning BbWorld and DevCon 2018 Proposal

    We had a lot of people on last week's "How to Create a Winning BbWorld and DevCon 2018 Proposal" session. If you wanted to jog your memory or missed the session, you can access the recording and also see the PDF slide...
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  • Are You In? 3 Ways to Give Back to the Education Community

    To me, being part of a diverse and passionate education community is the best part of Blackboard.  Through our Community site and Community programs users come together to network, share ideas and best practices,...
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  • How to make your BbWorld submission stand out

    I would LOVE to see more faculty/instructors/teachers at BbWorld this year. A great way to engage is to be a session speaker. So, discover tips to shine above the rest!   Join us for this complimentary webinar c...
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  • BbWorld18 Early Bird Registration Now Open!

         Reserve your seat nowReserve your seat now and take advantage of early registration savings. Don’t miss an opportunity to participate in engaging sessions, network with peers, and gain t...
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  • BbWorld LIVE sessions are now available on-demand

      On July 27 thousands of educators tuned in for virtual sessions on accessibility, course design, and student engagement. But it's not over yet. BbWorld LIVE sessions are now available on demand.   When you...
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  • Free Amazon Echo at BbWorld.  Get yours and start sweet talking the AI.

    There are three ways to get a free Amazon Alexa device at BbWorld this year.  Anyone can get one, and here is how:   1. Play the BbWorld Alexa game and the winner will receive an Echo Tap.  Download mo...
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  • What should I do in New Orleans while at BbWorld 2017?

    All right, let's talk about New Orleans.  First, when you get there make sure to attend the conference, a bit.  A few selfies on the vendor floor, make sure to take pictures of crowds in the hallway, and off...
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