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Blackboard Workshops

July 31, 2008

The Monroe Library will be offering workshops for faculty on Blackboard and its features. The schedule is listed below by date and by topic. Descriptions of each workshop are included after the schedule.

No need to RSVP or register for these workshops. All will be held in the LI Classroom (Monroe Library 2nd floor, Room 229). If you have any questions, please contact Blackboard Manager Jonathan Gallaway at 864-7168 or jgallawa@loyno.edu.


WORKSHOPS BY DATE
August 11, 10 a.m., Blogs & Wikis
August 11, 2 p.m., What's New in Blackboard

August 12, 10 a.m., Safe Assign
August 12, 12 p.m., Blackboard Basics

August 13, 12 p.m., Gradebook/Assessment
August 13, 2 p.m., Blogs & Wikis

August 14, 10 a.m., Blackboard Basics
August 14, 12 p.m., What's New in Blackboard
August 14, 2 p.m., Safe Assign

August 15, 10 a.m., Blackboard Scholar
August 15, 12 p.m., Creating Hybrid Courses

August 18, 12 p.m., What's New in Blackboard
August 18, 2 p.m., Gradebook/Assessment

August 19, 10 a.m., Blackboard Scholar
August 19, 2 p.m., Blogs & Wikis

August 20, 10 a.m., Gradebook/Assessment
August 20, 12 p.m., Safe Assign

August 21, 10 a.m., Creating Hybrid Courses
August 21, 2 p.m., Blackboard Scholar

August 22, 10 a.m., Blackboard Basics
August 22, 2 p.m., Safe Assign


WORKSHOPS BY TOPIC
Blackboard Basics
August 12, 12:00 p.m.
August 14, 10:00 a.m.
August 22, 10:00 a.m.

Safe Assign
August 12, 10:00 a.m.
August 14, 2:00 p.m.
August 20, 12:00 p.m.
August 22, 2:00 p.m.

Blogs & Wikis
August 11, 10:00 a.m.
August 19, 2:00 p.m.

What's New
August 11, 2:00 p.m.
August 14, 12:00 p.m.
August 18, 12:00 p.m.

Creating Hybrid Courses
August 15, 12:00 p.m.
August 21, 10:00 a.m.

Gradebook/Assessment
August 13, 12:00 p.m.
August 18, 2:00 p.m.
August 20, 10:00 a.m.

Blackboard Scholar
August 15, 10:00 a.m.
August 19, 10:00 a.m.
August 21, 2:00 p.m.

Blackboard Basics
Learn the fundamentals of the system, including how to add documents, post announcements, and utilize the communication tools.

SafeAssign
Learn how to use this new service to promote academic integrity and to ensure originality in student work.

Blogs & Wikis
Learn how integrated blogs and wikis can be used to facilitate discussion and promote collaborative work.

What's New
Learn about the newest features and get an overview of what has changed in Blackboard.

Creating Hybrid Courses
Learn how to adapt your courses to a hybrid (part in-person, part online) course.

Gradebook/Assessment
Learn how to post tests, quizzes, and assignments as well as how to use the online gradebook function.

Blackboard Scholar
Learn what social bookmarking is and how to use the Blackboard Scholar service to incorporate social bookmarking into the classroom and research.