Streamlining Bb Quizzes to Accommodate DSPS Students (And others)

Getting embedded media to play in Blackboard

New security settings in Bb make it hard for students to play embedded media – they need to click on a “shield” in their browser.

Handout from Todd Conaway of Yavapai College.

http://lisahistory.net/pages/BrowserMissingContent.pdf

Setting a Blackboard class to point elsewhere

Creating Meaningful Discussion in Blackboard Forums

POT workshop Fall 2012: Getting Started with Online Discussion from Program for Online Teaching on Vimeo.

Embedding YouTube in Blackboard

Tutorial by Karen Korstad

Using Open Office to create good-looking pages

Laura Paciorek’s screencast of how she uses OpenOffice to make pages as html files that can be used in Blackboard or anywhere on the web.

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A New Wardrobe for Blackboard

A New Wardrobe for Blackboard: Technical Basics of Instructional Design
with Andrea Petri and Laura Paciorek, from 16 August 2011 workshop at MiraCosta.

Workshop participants will learn some beginning strategies for instructional design using Blackboard. Includes course examples and a demonstration of how to design content including creating tables, inserting images, and laying out learning modules, with an emphasis on instructor preferences and student success.

 

A New Wardrobe for Blackboard from Program for Online Teaching on Vimeo.

Workshop from 16 August 2011

A New Wardrobe for Blackboard: Technical Basics of Instructional Design
with Andrea Petri and Laura Paciorek

Workshop participants will learn some beginning strategies for instructional design using Blackboard. Includes course examples and a demonstration of how to design content including creating tables, inserting images, and laying out learning modules, with an emphasis on instructor preferences and student success.

Slides:

How to Embed Twitter into Blackboard or another site

Eric Robertson’s tutorial on embedding Twitter into Blackboard or another LMS.

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Model: Chapter-based design

Handout #3 for Beginners Workshop

A graphic showing setup for chapter-based menu in Blackboard or another LMS.

Storyboard Design #1 [pdf]

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http://lisahistory.net/pot/StoryBoard1.pdf

by Pilar Hernández

Creating an interactive syllabus in Blackboard

In this screencast from November 2010, Pilar Hernandez demonstrates how to create an interactive syllabus in Blackboard with images and links.

The Interactive Syllabus from Program for Online Teaching on Vimeo.

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