• Question From Blackboard Designer: Revealing answers to students during a multi-attempt assessment

    I’m a designer for Blackboard and would like to get feedback from this community on some design-related questions. Answering these questions is highly beneficial for our process. Please feel free to explain your...
    joannie.wu
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  • Real-World Preparedness

    How many times have we, as technologists, admins...staff in higher education in general...heard the hearts of students who are stuck in the never-ending story of "I need a job, but I keep being told I don't have enoug...
    lt0079872
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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...
    beyondtool
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  • Question from a Blackboard Designer: Revealing answers in matched questions

    I’m a designer for Blackboard and would like to get feedback from this community on some design-related questions. Answering these questions is highly beneficial for our process. Please feel free to explain your...
    joannie.wu
    last modified by joannie.wu
  • Faculty Training Tips and Tricks (ok, so just 2 tips)

    When I first began the task of Faculty Training, I was still at my alma mater - standing before those who had taught me, along with many who didn't know me, only that I had a BA and couldn't hold a candle to their mul...
    lt0079872
    created by lt0079872
  • Self and peer assessment

    Hello all. I have a project to be submitted by groups in the class, each group is around three students. I would like to have each group‘s members to be able to grade other groups in their work. All tutorials I ...
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  • Job Opportunity - Bb Support Specialist (multiple locations)

      University of St. Augustine for the Health Sciences is seeking an LMS (Blackboard) Support Specialist. This position would be located at one of our campuses in St. Augustine, FL; Miami, FL; Austin, TX; or San M...
    sh0078256
    created by sh0078256
  • 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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  • An Alabama EVENT Coming up! May 28-29, 2019

    Join the Blackboard Team and the BamaBUG Blackboard User Group for a free Teaching and Learning Day in Orange Beach, AL May 28-29, 2019. REGISTRATION IS FREE AND IS OPEN NOW!!!   Please join your peers across Ala...
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  • Custom Achievement Badge Images course copy issue

    Hi all,   I realise Achievements is not the most robust of Bb's tools - but I've recently found an issue related to custom Badge Images after performing a course copy in Learn 9.1 Q4 2017 CU6.   After copy...
    dm36310
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  • Trying to set up a multipart question in a test

    Thanks again for all the help provided on other issues, it's been of great assistance.  Unfortunately, you've inspired me to push my boundaries further :-)   I know that I can create tests in Bb, and I can s...
    grd46965
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  • BOX Grading Toolset Travesty

    Am I the only one challenged to understand why the BOX grading tools debacle, and it is a debacle, continues not to be addressed? Am I the only one that feels like there has not been any sense of urgency or attention ...
    fursty
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  • New Box View Draw Function - Browsers

    Does anyone know what browsers work with the draw function on the new box view?  When I try Chrome with the latest update I get "annotation could not be created."  When I use Microsoft Edge it thinks the mou...
    skajpust
    last modified by skajpust
  • BB Learning Module Navigation video tutorial for students

    I have created and used the BB Learning Module template for my online courses. I find that some students don't seem to know how to navigate through the Learning Module (as simple and straightforward as it is!), by us...
    okalag2@uic.edu
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  • Content editor HTML vs. PDF?

    I have been working on updating a large number of online courses and am trying to be consistent from one course to another with regards to the general organization and the format that I use to post instructional conte...
    jbehnke@fdu.edu
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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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  • Box Ipad Pencil  Broken by Update

    ...prior to the box update the Ipad Pro 2018 pencil worked just fine in Box, and I was able to quickly and efficiently grade papers. for some reason I'm not able to upload a video of it, but suffice it to say it is cu...
    draartis
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  • Bb IM Tool--End of Life Notice

    A quick heads up for anyone using the Bb IM tool.  I just noticed the end-of-life and support message for the Bb IM tool in the Help documentation.   End of Support for Blackboard IM ends December 31, 2018....
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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...
    slehnert
    created by slehnert
  • Control Access to Self Enrollment Group sheets

    We have a faculty member who wants to put a deadline on his students to self enroll in one of the several groups in his course space.  Besides remembering to do it manually at the deadline, does anyone else have ...
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