Current Workshops


Zoom Focused Office Hours:
March 16-20, 2020, 1:00-2:00pm (CST)

  • Monday: Getting Started with Blackboard
  • Tuesday: Creating/Deploying a Test on Blackboard
  • Wednesday: Getting Started with Blackboard
  • Thursday: Assignments on Blackboard
  • Friday: Grade Center on Blackboard
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    07/16 Blackboard Grade Center (Zoom): Learn about the different features of the Grade Center. There is a wide array of functionality from simply using it to post grades or use it to calculate the students' final grades for you. This class will walk you through the different features available to help you decide how the Grade Center is best used within your course(s). Join Zoom Meeting https://olemiss.zoom.us/j/95833126140 Meeting ID: 958 3312 6140
    10:00 - 11:00, Zoom (online only), Amelia Annette Robbins
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    07/21 The Art and Science of Rubrics (Zoom): Customizing rubrics to match assignment instructions is both an art and a science. Well-designed rubrics help students succeed and save instructors time. Resources and techniques for rubric development will be addressed. Join Zoom Meeting https://olemiss.zoom.us/j/96734726398 Meeting ID: 967 3472 6398
    2:00 - 2:30, Zoom (online only),
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    07/21 Using Rubrics in Blackboard (Zoom): This workshop introduces the Rubrics feature in Blackboard, which can be used to objectively evaluate and grade student work through Blackboard, as well as provide concrete grading criteria to students. Join Zoom Meeting https://olemiss.zoom.us/j/91779754809 Meeting ID: 917 7975 4809
    3:00 - 3:30, Zoom (online only), Amelia Annette Robbins
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    07/23 Blackboard Tests: Using Pools and Random Blocks (Zoom): Instructors will learn how to create online tests and surveys using the Test Manager and Pool Manager features. Tips for successful test deployment will also be given, including using the Exceptions function. Join Zoom Meeting https://olemiss.zoom.us/j/91084048920 Meeting ID: 910 8404 8920
    10:00 - 11:00, Zoom (online only), Amelia Annette Robbins
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