OPSB Training April 16, 2009. Blackboard. Agenda. 8:45-9:00 Introductions Logging In/Ice Breaker 9:00-9:20 Why use Blackboard? Let’s View Two Great Examples 9:20-10:15 Overview of Contents 10:15-10:30 Break 10:30-12:00 Continue Overview. Agenda Continued. 12:00-1:00 Lunch
Create a word document that answers the following questions
(Be sure to answer in complete sentences):
Save your document on your computer!
Why would we want to use Blackboard?
What is different?
Instructors have a Control Panel, students do not!
You Control Everything!
Be sure you select Assignment in the drop down menu!
Setting the time
A wide variety of options!
Notice this only applies to people in this course!
Go back to PBT1 to participate in the
beginning of the Discussion Board training!
Go back to your course and choose Control Panel, Discussion Board
Receive an email when anyone contributes!
Teachers can drop files for all enrollees to see!
Students can drop files for the Teacher to see!
If you “Add File” you must go back and “Send File” for it to be visible to others!
Change the look of the buttons!
Change the amount of information displayed!
Change information on the Tool Panel!
Change the look at the top of the course!
Manage multiple settings for your course here!
When students complete an assignment, it will show up in the Grade Center.
To view the completed assignment, check the assignment name. You can grade and respond to the work!
Allows you to send an email to the
NOPS System Administrator
Takes you to Blackboard.com for support
Takes you to Blackboard’s online tutorials
Opens searchable user manual