GWC Summer Workshops – Fridays in July

I’m sure you all received the email and saw it on the Campus Bulletin Board, but I wanted to remind you that our series of four workshops on Blackboard Learn kicks off tomorrow!

Workshops will include both lecture and hands-on lab time.

Days:  Fridays this July

Time:  9am-12pm

Location:  LRC 250

Please click here to RSVP.

We will be covering:

July 6 – Adding Materials to Your Blackboard Course

– Syllabus and Course Documents
– External links (URL) and YouTube Videos
– Folders, Learning Modules, and Lesson Plans
– Content Areas, Tools, etc. on the Course Menu
– Reorganizing items on a page

July 13 – Updating Your Blackboard Course

– Assignment Settings and Dates
– Test Settings and Dates
– Adaptive Release
– Updating Items, Files, and Descriptions
– Moving items to other course pages

July 20 – Styling Your Blackboard Course

– Formatting with the Text Editor
– Adding images to Items and descriptions
– Changing Course Menu colors
– Renaming and organizing Course Menu items
– Finding creative commons images on Flickr

July 27 – Using the Grade Center in Your Blackboard Course

– Viewing student attempts
– Entering scores
– Categories and Smart Views
– Total Point and Letter Grade columns
– Hiding columns from students vs. hiding columns from yourself
– Reorganizing columns

We hope to see you there!  🙂


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