Educator Preview Update: Track Classroom Attendance in Blackboard Learn

Blog Post created by jbanks on Feb 1, 2018

Tracking classroom attendance is of importance to instructors for a myriad of reasons such as: detecting at-risk students, federal financial aid and accreditation compliance, and to support instructor pedagogical preference where attendance is a component of a course grade. In Ultra courses, a gradebook column is added when the instructor begins taking attendance. That attendance column provides the overall attendance score in the gradebook, where it can be included in the student’s overall grade.