Fall 2019 Blackboard Training Courses are Available

Faculty who are looking for training in the use of Blackboard to support their teaching practice are encouraged to enroll in our 1 credit, free professional development courses this fall at the Milwaukee Campus. View the Fall Schedule and register for classes in INFOnline.  Please see our quick-guide How to Register for Classes Online or watch our tutorial video learn how […]

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September BITS Webinars – Student Success and Retention

The Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS) webinars are FREE 60-minute professional development webinars lead by educators from around the world. This month’s training theme is all about using Blackboard tools to support student success and retention. See the BITS schedule and register for September 2019 sessions here to view on your own. Each webinar is provided through […]

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August BITS Webinars – Best Practices to Start Fall Semester

The Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS) webinars are FREE 60-minute professional development webinars lead by educators from around the world to train fellow educators on teaching strategies that increase instructional efficiency and effectiveness with Blackboard. See the BITS schedule and register for August 2019 sessions here to view on your own. Each webinar is provided […]

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Gamification and Game-Based Learning – BITS Webinar

Gamification in education refers to using elements of game-play, such as challenge quests, leaderboards, checklists, simulations, and contextual feedback, to engage and motivate students. Game-based learning can be designed to give students immersive low-stakes opportunities to practice knowledge or skill and can involve cooperation or competition. To learn more about gamification, see the following Blackboard Innovative […]

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Summer 2019 Blackboard Training Courses Available – Enroll Today!

Faculty who are looking for training in the use of Blackboard to support their teaching practice are encouraged to enroll in our 1 credit, free professional development courses this summer at the Milwaukee Campus. View the Summer Schedule and register for these classes online at INFOnline.  Please see our quick-guide “How to Register for Classes Online” or watch our […]

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