• Hiring: University of San Diego, Learning Design Center

    The University of San Diego has some aggressive goals with the implementation of several online degree and micro-credential programs over the next 5 years. Their Learning Design Center is looking for Instructiona...
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  • Learn's Social Learning Tools, Cloud Profile no longer available 31 Dec 2019

    Effective December 31, 2019, the Social Learning Tools and Cloud Profile features of Blackboard Learn will no longer be available. As a part of our commitment to delivering a Learning Management Syst...
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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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  • Microsoft Teams and Bb Learn

    Hello! I imagine there are many Bb customers here who also actively use Microsoft O365 products on a daily basis.  One particular product that I've been intrigued by is Microsoft Teams, especially since it incor...
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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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  • OneNote use in Blackboard Learn

    Hi! It is my understanding that there is a way to incorporate OneNote notebooks into the Blackboard environment. Has anyone used it, and, if so, what do you think of it and how does it look? Thanks!
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  • Comparison of Blackboard Original and Blackboard Ultra Courses

    I've been working on a document to give us a snapshot of the feature differences between Blackboard Original and Blackboard Ultra courses.   I thought this might be useful to the wider community, so thought i'd ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • Job Opportunity for Online Learning Systems Specialist

    Job Opportunity for Online Learning Systems Specialist at California Baptist University, Riverside, CA. View the job description at https://lnkd.in/g3wQ4Mh.
    torria.bond
    created by torria.bond
  • 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
  • Distant Tutoring rather than Distance Learning

    I have a friend who is based in Zimbabwe who would like to get involved with online tutoring of students.  So this is a bit of a reversal to the normal distance learning paradigm of the tutor being local and...
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  • Join Our Team - Instructional Support Coordinator

    Join Our Team!The Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center (FDIDC) at Northern Illinois University is seeking an Instructional Support Coordinator. This is a twelve-month, full-time staff pos...
    srichter
    created by srichter
  • Create Recording Feature to launch in EU on 7 March

    I've just seen this article: https://blackboard.secure.force.com/apex/btbb_articleview?id=kAA39000000CbCtGAK which announces the availability of the audio and video recording facility for student feedback for clien...
    chrisboon
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  • Overdue Notifications from Turnitin assignments

    Since we moved to SaaS a couple of months ago we have noticed a steady increase of students saying they have received overdue notifications from their Blackboard daily digest emails when its not relevant to them. ...
    sheftom
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  • Fun Ribbons @BbWorld

    This year I am reaching out to the Community to see what funny ribbons you can come up with that we can give away at BbWorld. Rather than just order the generic funny ribbons I thought it would be interesting to see w...
    eschramke
    created by eschramke
  • Job Posting: Instructional Designer

    We're looking for an Instructional Designer to join our team at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in Salisbury (Concord and Kannapolis too!), North Carolina. Check out the job posting for details.
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  • Show us your Blackboard!

    At a recent meeting of the UK Further Education User Group we ran a session called "Show us your Blackboard" whereby we shared our Learn user interface.  From past events, we felt it's always interesting to see w...
    chrisboon
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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...
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  • 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...
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  • Is Blackboard aware that statistics tracking is useless?

    Since September 2015 I have been running a research project looking at the relationship between lecture attendance, the use of lecture recordings, and student achievement. To monitor the use of recordings, all Kaltura...
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