• It's Not Too Late!

    The Exemplary Course Cohort kicked off yesterday. . . and it’s not too late to join and take advantage of this 5-week series. If you missed the first session, you can register to receive the recording. Each week...
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  • [Announcement] The Fall ECP Cohort Has Been Postponed

    Hi All -   Please note, the fall ECP Cohort Program which was scheduled to kick-off in September has been postponed until February 2019. We do apologize for the inconvenience, but look forward to providing you w...
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  • Blackboard's Fall ECP Cohort Postponed

    On behalf of the Blackboard Exemplary Course Program team, I write to inform you that the ECP Cohort scheduled to kick-off in September has been postponed until February 2019.   Please note, this deferment is n...
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  • [New Article] BITS Program: Why 94% of Participants Share With Their Peers

      Recently, I co-authored an article, BITS Program: Why 94% of Participants Share With Their Peers, with Leonardo Tissot, with E-Learn Magazine. It was fun to capture feedback from a couple of our BITS webinar f...
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  • [New Article] The Journey to Creating an Exemplary Course

    I recently had the pleasure of collaborating with Leonardo Tissot, a writer with E-Learn Magazine, to create an article and infographic about our Blackboard Exemplary Course Program (ECP). I'm thrilled to announce tha...
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  • Jennifer Peachey Schaefer Wins Top Marks for Her Course

    Lord Fairfax Community College Associate Professor of English, Jennifer Peachey Schaefer, recently was awarded the Blackboard Exemplary Course Award! Her institution just published a great article about her achieveme...
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  • Exciting Changes Bound for Educator Preview!

    Over 11,000 institutions in 48 countries are using Educator Preview to explore the Ultra experience for Blackboard Learn.   We are now excited to share that Educator Preview is undergoing development to equip y...
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  • Wake Technical Community College Team Honored with Blackboard Exemplary Course Award

    Dr. Chris Roddenberry, Associate Professor of Psychology, Shelley Evans, Instructional Designer, and Cynthia Bowers, Instructional Technologist   RALEIGH, N.C. (April 17, 2018) - Wake Technical Community College...
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  • On-campus celebration for Dr. Ashlee Balena

    Our Blackboard Client Success Managers Stephanie King and Carey Smouse hosted an on-campus celebration at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington for Dr. Ashlee Balena, 2H 2017 Exemplary Course Award Winner! L...
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  • [UA Little Rock] Kanekar Wins Blackboard Exemplary Course Program Award

    The University of Arkansas at Little Rock posted an article today about Dr. Amar Kanekar, graduate program coordinator of the Health Education and Promotion program, winning the 2017 Blackboard Exemplary Course Progra...
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  • [CityU News] Award-winning online course sets students up for success

    One of my favorite responsibilities in my position as Manager of Client Programs & Communications is to award and showcase winners of our Exemplary Course Program. It's so much fun   Recently, Dr. Jan L...
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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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  • Are you a Blackboard Champion?

    2018 MVP Nominations Open!   There is nothing like the Blackboard Community of users. People ask, answer, share and learn from one another. As a company, we want to help our community to identify and commend tho...
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  • About the Exemplary Course Program

    Are your courses "Exemplary" What does it take to create an engaging, effective course? The Exemplary Course Program, with its self and peer review processes, can provide you with valuable insights.   The Bla...
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  • FAQs about the Exemplary Course Program

    Here's a quick Q&A to cover some recent inquiries I've received about the Exemplary Course Program:   Question: When is the time frame to submit courses for review? Answer: Courses can be submitted year-rou...
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  • Gamification, Exemplary Course Program, and the Wisdom of Hybrid Courses

    Introduction Almost half a century after the invention of the Internet and three decades after the development of the World Wide Web, online learning is no longer a field reserved for early adopters.  63.3% of ch...
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  • [e-learn magazine]  How to Teach a Student-Centered Class

    I'm so excited about this brand new article in the e-learn magazine, just published today!         Rene Martinez            ...
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  • Request from Jon Bergmann: help on a Flipped Learning project

    I just received the following email from Jon Bergmann, Flipped Learning pioneer and co-founder of the Flipped Learning Global Initiative. It provides an opportunity to participate in a large study where his team is co...
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  • How California Baptist University creates engagement to make e-Learning different

    Featuring one of our amazing MVPs, Torria Davis and Dr. Tranh Hong!   In 2010, California Baptist University, a small private non-profit institution located in Riverside, California, and without much of a signifi...
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  • Photos from Exemplary Course Awards presentation at BbWorld

    What an absolute honor it was to present awards to our 1H 2017 Exemplary Course Award winners at the Community Reception at BbWorld in New Orleans on Wednesday, July 27. For those of you who could join us and particip...
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