Educational Technology

Blackboard Video Tutorials for Instructors

(from Blackboard Help for Instructors)

New Features of Blackboard Learn

The New Theme

Global Navigation and My Blackboard

Using the Content Editor

Video Everywhere

Using the Retention Center

Running Item Analysis on a Test

Course Management

Blackboard Learn Course Environment

How do I make my course available to students?

Adding Tools to Course Menu

Adding a Module

Creating a Content Area

Building a Learning Module

Creating a Course Link

Creating a Lesson Plan

Web 2.0 Tools

Adding Multimedia to a Content Item

Adding a Glossary Item

Importing a Course Package

Exporting and Archiving a Course

Permitting and Restricting Guest and Observer Access

Communication and Collaboration

Send Mail (for instructors)

Creating a Course Task

Creating a Blog

Creating and Editing Blog Entries

Commenting on a Blog Entry

Creating a Journal

Creating and Editing Journal Entries

Commenting on a Journal Entry

Creating a Discussion Board Forum

Searching the Discussion Board and Collecting Posts

Tagging Discussion Board Posts

Rating Discussion Board Threads

Managing Discussion Board Roles

Changing Discussion Board Forum Settings

Moderating Discussion Board Forums

Grading Discussion Forums

Grading Discussion Threads

Creating a Wiki

Adding Rich Content to a Wiki

Editing a Wiki Page

Linking Wiki Pages

Viewing a Wiki Page History

Grading a Wiki


Creating a Group

Creating a Group Sets


Creating a Rubric

Sharing Rubrics

Tests / Surveys

Creating a Test

Setting Test Options

Creating a Random Block Question

Building a Pool

Tagging Questions for Reuse

Uploading Test Questions from Microsoft Excel

Exporting and Importing a Test or Survey

Creating a Calculated Formula Question

Creating a Calculated Numeric Question

Creating an Essay Question

Creating a Fill in the Blank Question

Creating a Fill in Multiple Blanks Question

Creating a Hot Spot Question

Creating a Jumbled Question

Creating a Matching Question

Creating a Multiple Answer Question

Creating a Multiple Choice Question

Creating a Likert Question

Creating an Ordering Question

Creating a Quiz Bowl Question

Creating a Short Answer Question

Creating a True or False Question

Tour the Question Finder Feature

Grade Center

Customizing the Grade Center View

Creating Smart Views

Creating a Grade Rule

Viewing Grade Details

Anonymous Grading

Create Grading Notes

Creating a Grade Center Report

Grading with Rubrics

Associating a Rubric with a Gradable Item

Grading Assessments Question by Question

Viewing and Downloading Grade History

Color Code the Grade Center

Working Offline with the Grade Center

Cleaning Out Graded Assignment Files

Early Warning System

Sending Notifications


Performance Dashboard

Turning On Statistics Tracking for an Item

Contact Information

Mike Nerino

Director of Educational Technology
Faculty support for integrating technology with courses
Phone: 610.790.2955

Miro Liwosz

Media Suite Operations Manager and
Blackboard System Administrator

Kyle Martin

Multimedia Specialist

David Dague

Help Desk Support

Thomas Daniels

Help Desk Support