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Events

9/26/19: Respondus 4 - Quickly Create Online Exams

One of the Respondus representatives will show you how to create and manage exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to your LMS, and how the Test Bank Network enables instructors to create online tests from official publisher test banks.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

Click here to register for Respondus 4 - Quickly Create Online Exams

9/24/19: Using VoiceThread for Assessments

Are you looking for new ways to assess your student work? If you use written exams and quizzes, this workshop can show you alternative ways to evaluate student learning using VoiceThread. We will discuss strategies for improving student presentations, using comment moderation, and designing portfolios that can replace written exams.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 6:00PM - 7:00PM (Central Standard Time)

Click here to register for Using VoiceThread for Assessments

9/13/19: Creating Rubrics with Blackboard for Grading

In this workshop, users will learn how to retrieve rubrics from LiveText and then use them as a guide to create grading rubrics in Blackboard.

Location: D2430D
Time: 11:00AM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

9/10/19: VoiceThread - Advanced Skills

In this workshop, participants will learn about more advanced VoiceThread features. We will demonstrate how to integrate Google Drive content via our Media Sources, how to change language displays, adjust playback settings, and more. Portions of the workshop will be hands-on.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 6:00PM - 7:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

9/6/19: Rubrics in Blackboard for Grading & Via for Assessment

In this workshop, users will obtain copies of their LiveText rubrics, create new assignments with rubrics in Blackboard, create rubrics in Via, and learn how to access the Via rubric score in the Blackboard Gradebook.

Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

9/6/19: Blackboard Basics for Course Shell Development

In this workshop, users will complete some basic Blackboard tasks, such as creating Instructor contact information, announcements, learning modules, and more.

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

9/3/19: VoiceThread Basics 4 - VoiceThread and Your LMS

Participants will work on integrating VoiceThread into a learning management system. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/30/19: Rubrics in Blackboard for Grading & Via for Assessment

In this workshop, users will obtain copies of their LiveText rubrics, create new assignments with rubrics in Blackboard, create rubrics in Via, and learn how to access the Via rubric score in the Blackboard Gradebook.

Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/30/19: Blackboard Basics for Course Shell Development

In this workshop, users will complete some basic Blackboard tasks, such as creating Instructor contact information, announcements, learning modules, and more.

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/27/19: VoiceThread Basics 3 - Moderating Comments, Private and Threaded Replies, and Copying

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to give private feedback, use threaded commenting, copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups, and use comment moderation to formatively assess student work.

This event is no longer available.

8/21/19: Student - Transfer Student Orientation

Confused about how to use Blackboard to complete course work? Have questions about the Discussion Board? Not sure how to submit an assignment? This orientation will give a better understanding of how to use Blackboard and whom to contact if you have questions.

Location: B1240
Time: 3:00PM - 3:30PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/16/19: Student - Transfer Student Orientation

Confused about how to use Blackboard to complete course work? Have questions about the Discussion Board? Not sure how to submit an assignment? This orientation will give a better understanding of how to use Blackboard and whom to contact if you have questions.

Location: B1241
Time: 3:00PM - 3:30PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/15/19: Faculty - Back to the Basics - Novice Blackboard Users

This workshop discussed Blackboard basics for the novice instructor, or serve as a refresher for those who have experience using Blackboard. We will provide an overview of setting up your course for the first day of class, and answer any general questions you may have. We will also highlight the new features of Blackboard NewLearn.

Location: D2430D
Time: 11:30AM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/14/19: Faculty - Back to the Basics - Novice Blackboard Users

This workshop discussed Blackboard basics for the novice instructor, or serve as a refresher for those who have experience using Blackboard. We will provide an overview of setting up your course for the first day of class, and answer any general questions you may have. We will also highlight the new features of Blackboard NewLearn.

Location: D2430D
Time: 11:30AM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/14/19: Student - Transfer Student Orientation

Confused about how to use Blackboard to complete course work? Have questions about the Discussion Board? Not sure how to submit an assignment? This orientation will give a better understanding of how to use Blackboard and whom to contact if you have questions.

Location: B2201
Time: 11:00AM - 11:30PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/13/19: VoiceThread Basics 2 - Groups and Secure Sharing

We will begin to explore the features available to VoiceThreaders with a full license. Participants will learn how to create groups and subgroups, set sharing permissions within those groups, and privately share VoiceThreads with individuals.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

8/6/19: VoiceThread Basics 1 - Upload, Comment, and Share

Participants will learn how to upload media, comment and annotate on that media, and share it with others. This will be a slow paced, step-by-step, hands-on workshop. It is open to both VoiceThread license holders and free members.

Location: Vendor Webinar
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM (Central Standard Time)

This event is no longer available.

For a list of previously offered workshops, please visit the Workshop Archives page.

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