Blackboard Spring Training 2013



Dr. Trish TrifiloThe Webinars below were conducting by our Distance Learning Specialist, Dr. Trish Trifilo. You can watch these videos of the webinars on demand. We ask that when you click to access the video, you enter your name and email as requested. At the end of each video, you have the opportunity to rate the video and make any recommendations for future webinars.

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The Archives:

February 26, 2013

The discussion board and rubrics

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    Creating a Discussion Board (pdf)

    Discussion Board Rubric (zip file for import into Blackboard)

    Discussion Board Rubric (pdf)


March 5, 2013

Wikis, Blogs, and Journal

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    What's the Difference between a Wiki, Journal and Blog? (pdf)

    Creating a Blog (pdf)

    Grading a Blog (pdf)

    Creating a Journal (pdf)


March 26, 2013

Tests and Quizzes

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Attachments (Download All as Zip file)

    Best Practices for Online Testing (pdf)

    Sample quiz (Excel file, xlsx)

    Sample quiz (Word file, docx)

    Sample quiz (Text file, txt)

    Test Options - What a Student Sees (pdf)


April 2, 2013

Grade Center basics

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April 9, 2013

Grade Center advanced

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April 16, 2013

Tests and Quizzes - advanced

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