• Google Assignments - Course Kit & Classroom in Blackboard Learn

    Have you heard about Google Course Kit?  How about Google Classroom?  Yes! Google has been working hard to help teachers and students to use technology well.  Now it the time you can adopt Google techno...
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  • 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...
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  • Curriculum Mapping and reporting

    I am a new Bb Admin, and have a challenging question from our newly formed College of Health Sciences.   Each of the 4 program directors are at varying point of accreditation status.  They nee...
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  • Job Opportunity - Instructional Developer at Binghamton University in Binghamton, NY

    Apply online.   About Binghamton University: Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in ...
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  • Social Learning Tools deprecated

    So, it looks like Blackboard is having a clear-out of older and less-used tools - after yesterday's announcement that Blackboard Open Content would be discontinued from 31st December 2019, I've read today that the Soc...
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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...
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  • New Box View and digital annotation of student assignments

    There are several threads on the forum where the ongoing issues with the appalling piece of software which is New Box View have been raised.  My team have been waiting patiently for the long-promised improvements...
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  • 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...
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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.
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  • 7 Trends You Should Invest in to Become a Student-Centered Institution

    Article originally published on E-Learn Magazine on Nov 21, 2017   Educational institutions continuously work to achieve excellence and stay current and relevant. In a context of restricted resources and countl...
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  • eXe Learning open source authoring tool

    I've recently discovered the old eXe elearning authoring tool developed in New Zealand as been updated to v2 and developed into a more modern HTML5 authoring tool that now exports in SCORM and EPUB formats. It's desig...
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  • Mathematical Coursework Submission

    Hi,   I'm looking for any examples of how course leaders/Institutions have tackled the online submission and marking/Feedback of handwritten mathematical coursework (pages of equation derivations).   Our E...
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  • Research Participation Request - LMS acceptance

    Dear Faculty, My name is Ayse Begum Aslan and I am a PhD Candidate at Wayne State University. I would like to invite you to participate in an online survey about faculty acceptance of learning management systems in h...
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  • TedxGVSU: On well-played games & simulations

    Playing games is a very popular activity practiced by young and old. Gamification, as a way to introduce game elements to non-game environments, focuses on tracking activities and providing immersive feedback. Providi...
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  • Blackboard Journals

    How can I export learning journals? I have a situation where students complete learning journals on various occassions and they are graded using a rubric. I would like to export all jounal entries to a singe file. is ...
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  • Blackboard Professional Development (PD) Formats and Framework

    One of the top performing elements of our PD support framework is our Tech Tuesday.   Tech Tuesday - sponsored by TLC-to-go (a Teaching and Learning alternative to on-site delivery) Tech Tuesday PD is deliver...
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  • End of Life announcement for Blackboard Open Content

    I've just received a notification for the End of Life for Blackboard Open Content (xpLor) as of 31st December 2019, with Maintenance Support Mode from 30th June 2019 - see https://blackboard.secure.force.com/apex/btbb...
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  • Best practices for integrating Macmillan content with Blackboard Learn

    Are you currently using Macmillan’s LaunchPad or considering it for your next course? If so, be sure to check out the Launch Pad integration built for Blackboard Learn. The integration provides a number of benef...
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  • Community College Enterprise: Opportunity to Contribute

    I've recently taken on the role of the "Technology in Practice" Editor for the Community College Enterprise (CCE). The CCE is one of only two peer-reviewed journals focusing on community colleges in the United States ...
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  • VLE supporting learning & teaching at the course/programme level

    Our institution is currently looking at ways in which Blackboard can support a programme level approach i.e. being able to facilitate learning, teaching and assessment at the level of course/programme rather than indi...
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