• Case studies on the design of online professional development courses

    Hello Everyone,   I'm looking for case studies from higher education institutions on their experience offering online professional development courses/full programs. I'm trying to establish best practices for a ...
    weldin
    created by weldin
  • Ultra Course Cards Delete/Replace Banners?

    *We are still using original course view.  But the Ultra navigation. From what I am seeing if you change your new Course Card image it replaces your banner image, normally changed in Learning Styles.  Once ...
    troutv
    last modified by troutv
  • Video That Can Only be Watched Once

    Does anyone know if Blackboard or another ed tech tool has the following functionality: ensure that students only watch a video one time?    The idea to have students watch a 10 second video and describe wh...
    ianaugust45
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  • Is there a way to push edits/updates of content from a master/parent course to a child course?

    Is there a way to push edits/updates of content from a master/parent course to a child course?
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  • Have you created a course template based on quality standards, such as Blackboard ECP or QM?

    We often have clients asking about using templates as a means to improve overall course quality. I'd like to be able to share who's doing this and why. Please add comments and share any details, resources, ideas you h...
  • Reducing storage size of Blackboard courses

    What is the largest course you have seen on your system? - please let us now in the comments!   Storage always grows, but here are just a few reasons for instructors and administrators to manage it: Smaller cou...
    smachaje
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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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  • what does this text box actually do?

    I'm using the Learn 2012 theme. If you create a Content Area and enter it, you can click the chevron next to the title and choose Edit. You can then enter text in the VTBE, but it doesn't seem to show up anywhere...
    cw31362
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  • What's Your Preference - Webinar or F2F Training?

    Whether you are more responsible for classroom technology or fully online support, do you, personally, prefer to "attend" trainings online or in person? For me, I actually enjoy the face-to-face time for the sense of ...
    lt0079872
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  • Job Posting: Bb Support Admin/ISD in D.C.

    Blackboard Support Admin/Instructional Designer position open on-site at Catholic University in D.C. Entry level, primary focus on system admin - testing, reporting, integrations, course merges, bulk enrolls. Secondar...
    hs0041430
    created by hs0041430
  • To be able to have some students take Test A, B and C and other students to take Test X, Y and Z.

    To be able to have some students take Test A, B and C and other students to take Test X, Y and Z.   What is the setup in Blackboard to do that? 
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  • Automating Certificates of Completion

    I have created a Certificate of Completion that is automated based on rules.  In order for the link to produce the certificate, the quiz in each of the 12 modules must be completed, with an overall course score o...
    lenertk
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  • Item Layout Issue

    Maybe you can shed some light on this. It seems whenever I add a link in Blackboard an invisible line break is added that shows up. As an example, I’m re-linking files in a course master. The original look...
    plandrey
    last modified by plandrey
  • Calendar entries and content availability

    While recently teaching a class I discovered a surprising behavior of the Blackboard calendar. I make certain all my assignments, discussions, and other graded content have due dates so they populate the Blackboard ca...
    jh0043189
    last modified by jh0043189
  • Opinion Scale Likert

    Is there a way to use the Opinion Scale/Likert in the Test environment in Blackboard (I tried to do this by choosing Opinion Scale/Likert when creating a test, but it reverts back to Question type)?  Or is there ...
    deborahwyman
    last modified by deborahwyman
  • Q&A + links from the Gamification in Teaching and Learning webinar

    Presentation Slides & Notes: [BITS] Gamification and Game-Based Learning -- Presentation Slides   Questions from the webinar:    Question: <v John Thompson>What happens if a student ignores t...
    smachaje
    last modified by smachaje
  • Giving students access to individual files in a big class

    Hi Everyone,   Let's say I have a class of 100, and a folder in the Content Collection with 100 files (.txt, .xls, etc.). Each file has a unique dataset, and I want to give each student read access only to the f...
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  • sticky discussion post

    Does anyone know if there's a way to make a discussion post "stick" to the top of the forum?  For my discussions each week I like to make a post with tips but it always flows to the bottom unless I am constantly ...
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  • Which LMS are you coming from?

    I'm curious to get to know the community and discover the wide range and background of what makes up the current Blackboard family.
    lt0079872
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  • Designers Resource Outpost

    I would very much like to start a repository/outpost of design ideas for folks to try out/recommend/review, etc.   Da Button Factory: web button maker  - An incredibly simple way to make custom buttons! ...
    lt0079872
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