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Blackboard: The Basics - For new users or those who need a refresher on basic uses of Blackboard with students.
Blackboard: Assessment Tools - Learn how to set up and evaluate quizzes, surveys, and test within Blackboard.
Blackboard: Discussion Board - Learn how to set up a discussion forum, discuss best practices for facilitating online discussions, explore methods for assessing student contributions, and consider ways to improve efficiency when reading and responding to student messages
Blackboard: Grade Center - For existing users of Blackboard interested in keeping track of student grades online.
This workshop is for existing Blackboard users who are interested in using Blackboard’s new Rubric tool to assess student work.
Blackboard: Wikis and Blogs - Learn how to enhance student interaction in online and blended courses.
PowerPoint: Active Lecturing - This workshop provides tips for actively engaging students during lectures.
Using Video in PowerPoint 2010 and 2011
This workshop is for existing users of PowerPoint who are interested in using video content as part of their presentations.
Screencasting with Camtasia Relay: Recording Lectures to Gain Flexibility - For faculty who are interested in recording lectures and screencasts for students to view online at a later time.
Poll Everywhere – Learn how to use cell phones as clickers.
Prezi or PowerPoint? - Learn how to use Prezi and why you might use it instead of PowerPoint