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Classic Faculty Guides and Videos

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Beginning of Semester Checklist & Getting Started with Blackboard

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Creating Courses in Blackboard (Course Guidelines) PDF

Working in your Blackboard Environment

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Setting Course Notification Options Video Blackboard Help
Using the Blackboard Calendar Video Blackboard Help
Creating and Managing Tasks Video Blackboard Help

Working in your Course Environment

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Designing Your Course Entry Point Video Blackboard Help
Adding and Removing Modules from Your Home Page Video Blackboard Help
Turning Course Tools On and Off Video Blackboard Help

Building Course Content

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Getting Started with your Course PDF Video Blackboard Help
Creating Content in your Course Area Video Blackboard Help
Building a Learning Module Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Lesson Plan Video Blackboard Help
Using the Content Editor (Spell Check, Math Editor) Video Blackboard Help
Adding a Web Link (Creating a URL) Blackboard Help
Creating a Mash-up (You Tube, Flicker & SlideShare) Video Blackboard Help
Adding Textbook Information Video  
Adding a Glossary Term Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Tool Link Video Blackboard Help
Creating Multiple Rules For a Content Item Blackboard Help
Date Management Video Blackboard Help
Turning on Tracking for Item Video Blackboard Help
Cengage WebAssign PDF WebAssign Help

Creating Assignments and Assessments

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Getting Started with Assignments PDF Video Blackboard Help
Creating and Editing Assignments Blackboard Help
Assignment Grade Settings Video Blackboard Help
Downloading Assignments Blackboard Help
Grading Assignments (Inline Grading) Video Blackboard Help
Using SafeAssign in Assignments Video Blackboard Help
SafeAssign Originality Report Blackboard Help
Grading with SafeAssign Blackboard Help
Getting Started with Building a Test PDF Video Blackboard Help
Uploading Test Questions Video Blackboard Help
Editing Tests and Questions Blackboard Help
Building a Pool of Test Questions Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Random Block of Test Questions Video Blackboard Help
Test and Survey Settings Video Blackboard Help
Respondus Lockdown Browser PDF Video Respondus Help
Respondus Monitor (On-Line Proctoring) Video Respondus Help

Grade Center and Measuring Students Progress

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Navigating the Grade Center Blackboard Help
Customizing the Grade Center PDF Video Blackboard Help
Organizing Grade Center Data Video Blackboard Help
Managing and Creating Grade Columns Blackboard Help
Color Coding Grade Center Video Blackboard Help
Creating Grading Periods Blackboard Help
Creating Smart Views Video Blackboard Help
Getting Started with Needs Grading Video Blackboard Help
Upload or Download Grades from Grade Center Video Blackboard Help
Grading Rubrics Video Blackboard Help
Grade Reports and Statistics Blackboard Help
Performance Dashboard Video Blackboard Help
Retention Center Video Blackboard Help
Course Reports PDF Blackboard Help

Using the Discussion Board

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Creating Discussions Video Blackboard Help
Responding to Discussions Blackboard Help
Managing Discussions Blackboard Help
Viewing Discussion Performance and Analytics Video Blackboard Help
Grading Discussions Video Blackboard Help

Collaboration Tools (Blogs, Journals, and Wikis)

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Creating and Commenting on a Blog Video Blackboard Help
Editing and Managing Blogs Blackboard Help
Grading Blogs Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Journal Video Blackboard Help
Editing and Managing Journals Blackboard Help
Commenting on a Journal Entry Video Blackboard Help
Grading Journals Video Blackboard Help
Create a Wiki Video Blackboard Help
Editing and Managing Wiki Pages Blackboard Help
Linking to other Wiki Pages Blackboard Help
Viewing a Wiki Page History Blackboard Help
Grading a Wiki Video Blackboard Help

Course Groups

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Getting Started with Groups PDF Blackboard Help
Creating a Single Group Video Blackboard Help
Creating Group Sets Video Blackboard Help
Managing Groups Blackboard Help
Creating Group Assignments Blackboard Help
Grading Group Assignments Blackboard Help
Creating Group Discussions Blackboard Help
Grading a Group Discussion Blackboard Help
Grading a Group Blog Blackboard Help
Grading a Group Journal Blackboard Help
Grading a Group Wiki Blackboard Help
Emailing Course Groups Blackboard Help
Group Tools Blackboard Help

Communication

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Sending Email in Blackboard Video Blackboard Help
Creating an Announcement Video Blackboard Help
Sending Course Messages Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Google Meet Link Video Blackboard Help
Creating a Microsoft Teams Meeting Video Blackboard Help

Managing Content in the Content System

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Content Collection Blackboard Help
Creating and Customize a Folder Blackboard Help
Creating and Editing Content Blackboard Help
Copying and Moving Content Blackboard Help
Uploading a Package Blackboard Help
Downloading a Package Blackboard Help

Preserving & Reusing Course Content

Subject PDF Video Blackboard Help
Archiving a Course Package Blackboard Help
Exporting a Course Package Blackboard Help
Importing a Course Package Video Blackboard Help
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