Blackboard Webinar on Student Engagement Tools- Blogs, Wikis, Discussion Boards and Journals

You’re Invited! Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series:  Student Engagement Tools- Blogs, Wikis, Discussion Boards and Journals When: Wednesday, June 18th 12:00 pm CST Where: M201A Downtown Campus Track: Collaboration and Assessing Learners Presenter: Keely McDonough, Blackboard Blackboard Learn offers four communication tools for self-reflection, collaboration and communication.  In this session Blackboard will discuss each tool and share examples. When members of […]

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Helping Students with Netiquette

To help your students become more successful when communicating in online courses,  we have created a document you can share with them called 7 Essential Rules of Netiquette. These guidelines highlight best practices for promoting academic and career professionalism when using online communications tools, such as e-mail, discussion boards, instant messenger,  video-calls, or social media.  

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Getting Started with Google Calendars

Google Calendar is a great tool for helping faculty and students stay organized. More powerful and flexible than your Groupwise or Blackboard calendar tool, calendars created with Google’s tools are meant for collaboration and communication. What sets Google Calendars apart from other planning and scheduling tools is its ease of use, its integration with other […]

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