Tag: Blackboard

Blackboard 9.1 Trainings

Filed in Tools for Teaching by on July 18, 2012 0 Comments

Jes’ fantastic sessions will get WPI faculty prepared for the “New Blackboard” – hope you can make it! For a list of dates and times and to register, see:  http://www.wpi.edu/webapps/regi/atc.html If you’re unable to make a training but would like to set up a time to go over the new version, email myhelp@wpi.edu.

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Blackboard 9.1 Feature Spotlight: Add Test Student

Filed in Interesting Technologies, Showcase by on February 22, 2012 0 Comments
Blackboard 9.1 Feature Spotlight: Add Test Student

Late last week we added a new tool to the Blackboard 9.1 server called “Add Test Student.” This tool allows instructors to easily create a student account on the server “YOURUSERNAME_s” that you can enroll into any of your courses.  So the first question that comes to mind is: ‘Why would I want to do […]

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Blackboard 9.1 Feature Spotlight: Paste from Word

Filed in How-to, Interesting Technologies by on February 16, 2012 0 Comments
Blackboard 9.1 Feature Spotlight: Paste from Word

So you’ve toiled on a lengthy piece of text, and now you’d like to make this available to your students as a new announcement, content item, or threaded discussion in your Blackboard 9.1 site.  And let’s say you’ve really outdone yourself this time, too.  Using Microsoft Word, your page looks like a veritable Mona Lisa […]

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