Educational Technology

Blackboard Video Tutorials for Instructors

(from Blackboard Help for Instructors)


New Features of Blackboard Learn


The New Theme
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tools_2012_theme.htm

Global Navigation and My Blackboard
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_myblackboard_global_nav.htm

Using the Content Editor
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tools_using_content_editor.htm

Video Everywhere
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/documents/getting_started_with_video_everywhere.pdf

Using the Retention Center

https://help.blackboard.com/en-us/Learn/9.1_SP_10_and_SP_11/Instructor/040_Student_Course_Experience/Student_Performance/Using_the_Retention_Center

Running Item Analysis on a Test
https://help.blackboard.com/en-us/Learn/9.1_SP_10_and_SP_11/Instructor/070_Tests_Surveys_Pools/112_Running_Item_Analysis_on_a_Test

Course Management

Blackboard Learn Course Environment
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_your_course_environment.htm

How do I make my course available to students?
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_customization_set_course_availability.htm

Adding Tools to Course Menu
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Tools_Add_Tool_Make_Available.htm

Adding a Module
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Course_Content_Customize_Modules.htm

Creating a Content Area
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Course_Content_Add_Content_Area_Item.htm

Building a Learning Module
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_content_building_learning_module.htm

Creating a Course Link
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Content_Creating_a_Course_Link.htm

Creating a Lesson Plan
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_lesson_plans_create_lesson_plan.htm

Web 2.0 Tools
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_content_web_2_0_tools_tour.htm

Adding Multimedia to a Content Item
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Content_Add_Multimedia.htm

Adding a Glossary Item
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Content_Add_Glossary_Item.htm

Importing a Course Package
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Utilities_Importing_Course_Package.htm

Exporting and Archiving a Course
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Utilities_Exporting_Archiving_Course.htm

Permitting and Restricting Guest and Observer Access
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r9/movies/Bb9_Course_Environment_Permit_Restrict_Guest_Observer_Access.htm

Communication and Collaboration

Send Mail (for instructors)
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_sending_email.htm

Creating a Course Task
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_utilities_create_new_course_task.htm

Creating a Blog
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_blogs_journals_creating_a_blog.htm

Creating and Editing Blog Entries
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_interactive_tools_create_edit_blog_entries.htm

Commenting on a Blog Entry
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_blogs_journals_commenting_blog_entry.htm

Creating a Journal
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_blogs_journals_create_journal.htm

Creating and Editing Journal Entries
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_blogs_journals_create_edit_journal_entry.htm

Commenting on a Journal Entry
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_blogs_journals_comment_journal_entry.htm

Creating a Discussion Board Forum
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_create_forum.htm

Searching the Discussion Board and Collecting Posts
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_search_and_collect_discussion_board_posts.htm

Tagging Discussion Board Posts
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_tagging_posts.htm

Rating Discussion Board Threads
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_rating_posts.htm

Managing Discussion Board Roles
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_manage_discussion_board_roles.htm

Changing Discussion Board Forum Settings
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_change_forum_settings.htm

Moderating Discussion Board Forums
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_moderate_forums.htm

Grading Discussion Forums
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_grade_forum.htm

Grading Discussion Threads
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_discussion_board_grade_threads.htm

Creating a Wiki
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_create_a_wiki.htm

Adding Rich Content to a Wiki
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_add_wiki_content.htm

Editing a Wiki Page
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_edit_wiki_pages.htm

Linking Wiki Pages
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_linking_wiki_pages.htm

Viewing a Wiki Page History
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_viewing_wiki_page_history.htm

Grading a Wiki
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_grade_a_wiki.htm

Groups

Creating a Group
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_groups_creating_single_group.htm

Creating a Group Sets
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_groups_creating_group_sets.htm

Rubrics

Creating a Rubric
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_creating_a_rubric.htm

Sharing Rubrics
http://www.blackboard.com/Platforms/Learn/Products/Blackboard-Learn/Teaching-and-Learning/Feature-Showcase/Sharing-Rubrics.aspx

Tests / Surveys

Creating a Test
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_creating_test.htm

Setting Test Options
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_survey_set_test_options.htm

Creating a Random Block Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_random_block_add_test.htm

Building a Pool
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_building_a_pool.htm

Tagging Questions for Reuse
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_tagging_a_question.htm

Uploading Test Questions from Microsoft Excel
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_upload_test_questions_excel.htm

Exporting and Importing a Test or Survey
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_exporting_and_importing_test_survey.htm

Creating a Calculated Formula Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_calculated_formula_quest.htm

Creating a Calculated Numeric Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_calculated_numeric_question.htm

Creating an Essay Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_essay_question.htm

Creating a Fill in the Blank Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_test_surveys_create_fill_blank_question.htm

Creating a Fill in Multiple Blanks Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_fill_multiple_blanks_question.htm

Creating a Hot Spot Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_hot_spot_question.htm

Creating a Jumbled Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_jumbled_question.htm

Creating a Matching Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_test_surveys_create_matching_question.htm

Creating a Multiple Answer Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_multiple_answer_question.htm

Creating a Multiple Choice Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_multiple_choice_question.htm

Creating a Likert Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_likert_question.htm

Creating an Ordering Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_ordering_question.htm

Creating a Quiz Bowl Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_surveys_create_quiz_bowl_question.htm

Creating a Short Answer Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_survey_create_short_answer_question.htm

Creating a True or False Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_tests_survey_create_true_false_question.htm

Tour the Question Finder Feature
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_question_finder_tour.htm

Grade Center

Customizing the Grade Center View
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_customizing_grade_center_view.htm

Creating Smart Views
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_create_smart_views.htm

Creating a Grade Rule
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_evaluation_create_grade_rule.htm

Viewing Grade Details
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_viewing_grade_details.htm

Anonymous Grading
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_anonymous_grading.htm

Create Grading Notes
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_creating_grading_notes.htm

Creating a Grade Center Report
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_create_report.htm

Grading with Rubrics
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_grade_with_rubrics.htm

Associating a Rubric with a Gradable Item
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_course_tools_associate_rubric.htm

Grading Assessments Question by Question
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_grade_question_by_question.htm

Viewing and Downloading Grade History
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_viewing_and_downloading_grade_history.htm

Color Code the Grade Center
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_color_code.htm

Working Offline with the Grade Center
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_working_offline.htm

Cleaning Out Graded Assignment Files
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_grade_center_clean_assignment_files.htm

Early Warning System

Sending Notifications
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/Bb91_evaluation_sending_notifications.htm

Tracking

Performance Dashboard
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_evaluation_performance_dashboard.htm

Turning On Statistics Tracking for an Item
http://ondemand.blackboard.com/r91/movies/bb91_reporting_turning_on_tracking_for_content_item.htm

Contact Information

Mike Nerino

Director of Educational Technology
Faculty support for integrating technology with courses
Phone: 610.790.2955
Michael.Nerino@alvernia.edu

Miro Liwosz

Media Suite Operations Manager and
Blackboard System Administrator

Miroslaw.Liwosz@alvernia.edu


Kyle Martin

Multimedia Specialist
Kyle.Martin@alvernia.edu

David Dague

Help Desk Support
David.Dague@alvernia.edu

Thomas Daniels

Help Desk Support
Thomas.Daniels@alvernia.edu