Welcome to the K-12 Blackboard Professional Learning Community
This online professional learning community is designed to create an avenue for ongoing collaboration and dialogue for K-12 educators- teachers, academic leaders, and system administrators using Blackboard's personalized learning solutions. As part of this PLC... • Stay on top of the latest and greatest professional development resources. • Connect and collaborate with your peers and Blackboarders. • Find out about upcoming K-12 programs and events. • Share best practices and resources. • Get questions answered. • Have fun.
Universal design for learning allows students with varying abilities to engage with classroom content. Jeannine Richardson, Sr. Manager, Solutions Engineering, will focus on ways to make your classroom more accessible for all students, and offer an introduction to Blackboard Ally.
Learn what's new with Blackboard Open Content (formerly known as xpLor). In this webinar, Jace Howard, Blackboard's Sr. Director of Cross-Platform Technologies, will demonstrate improved content market workflows offered with Blackboard Open Content, benefitting both CK-12 and Curriculum Pathways. We'll also introduce our newest partner, OpenEd.
Unexpected Ways to Use Blackboard to Help Your Classroom Run Smoother Join Kelly Hart and Keri Lauxman, English teachers at Lawrence Public Schools, as they share simple tips and strategies to help your classroom run smoother by leveraging Blackboard tools.
The Blackboard Exemplary Course Program began in 2000 with the goal of identifying and disseminating best practices for designing high quality courses. The core of the program is the ECP Rubric, which defines key characteristics of high quality cour
The Blackboard Exemplary Course Program began in 2000 with the goal of identifying and disseminating best practices for designing high quality courses. The core of the program is the ECP Rubric, which defines key characteristics of high quality courses within the framework of Course Design, Interaction and Collaboration, Assessment, and Learner Support. Thousands of instructors, teachers, and designers have used the Exemplary Course Rubric to evaluate and improve their courses with recognized best practices.