BlackBoard Learn

  
SPRING WORKSHOPS listed below
 
CTD provides a variety of Workshops, Lab Support Sessions and one-on-one consultations to support the migration to Blackboard.  See links below to Workshops for ANGEL users, Workshops for new users, and Blackboard Support Sessions.
 
Short URL for this page:   http://bit.ly/ctdbblearn
Blackboard Learn Workshops for Current ANGEL Users:


CTD0335b - Blackboard Learn Essentials for ANGEL Users  *

This 3-hour workshop will provide experienced ANGEL users with a first look at Blackboard Learn features and tools.   Participants will view selected tutorials, participate in discussions, and use a Sandbox course to experiment with Blackboard Learn Instructor tools.   
 
Scheduled Workshops

Additional sections of CTD0335b: Bb Essentials for ANGEL users will be scheduled as needed.         The transition to Blackboard Learn will be ongoing for VC as well as Web-enhanced/Blended.  
 

Blackboard Learn Workshops for faculty new to using a Learning Management System 

CTD0335 - Blackboard Learn: Introduction for Instructors.  *

This 15-hour workshop will provide a comprehensive introduction to BlackBoard Learn.   Modules include:  Navigation; Building Content; Communication and Collaboration; Assessment and Gradebook.     This course will be required for use of Blackboard for instructors new to using a Learning Management System.    It will also be available as an option for current ANGEL users.
 

Scheduled Sessions

 

CTD0335c - Blackboard Learn: Migrating your ANGEL Course *

Conversion: Two choices for Assistance: CTD0335c Workshop or Open Lab Support Sessions
Workshops
This 3-hour hands-on session will provide conversion steps and best practices for migrating Web-enhanced or Blended courses Differences between the two platforms will be discussed. Most of the workshop will be a working session designed to provide hands-on individualized assistance for the migration of one ANGEL course.
Pre-requisite - CTD0335b -
This workshop will be scheduled at rotating campuses throughout the term.
Open Lab - Blackboard Learn Q&A Sessions:
 
Blackboard Learn  Intermediate/Advanced Topic Workshops for faculty who have attended CTD0335b or CTD0335  *
 

Blackboard  Learn Topic workshops

 
  • Blackboard Gradebook -   Medical       01/29  859549
  • Blackboard Gradebook -   Wolfson       02/04  859557  
  • Blackboard Gradebook -   West            02/12  859551  
  • Blackboard Gradebook -   Kendall        02/19  858977    
  • Blackboard Gradebook -   Homestead  03/18  859553    
  • - others will be scheduled - check back

  • Advanced Assessment Tools and Techniques
  • Design and Engagement Tools and Techniques
  • Reporting and Monitoring Tools and Techniques
  • Webinar demonstrations
 
 
 

Campus Contacts

For more Intormation contact:
Rhonda Berger rberger@mdc.edu
Eddy Martinez - Kendall/Homestead - emartin9@mdc.edu
Chris Cruz - North/West - ccruz@mdc.edu
Victor Nwankwo - Wolfson/Medical   vnwankw1@mdc.edu
Gloria Kitchen - Hialeah/InterAmerica -  gkitchen@mdc.edu
 
This page is maintained by rberger@mdc.edu.   It was last updated 1/15/15

 

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Blackboard Learn - Handouts, Links and Videos

 
 
 
Recorded Bb Webinars for MDC
 
Resources

 
Blackboard Learn Ondemand Learning Center  -   This website is full of short videos and handouts for Blackboard Learn.     
 
Feature Showcase - Easy to read interactive display of top features
 
Mobile Features - Discussions, Email, Content and more.   See features
 
Latest Features - New release 8/14
 
  
Innovative Teaching Series -The program consists of free weekly faculty training webinars that are taught by faculty and supported by Blackboard experts. Webinars are also recorded.    Tracks include Getting Started, Collaboration and Assessing Learners
 
 
Faculty Success Center   Up-to-date information from Blackboard  including FAQs, and quick videos, training programs and more. 
 
Cohort Programs -  Programs run from 4 to 6 weeks and consist of virtual sychronous and asychronus collaboration. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Resources from other Colleges and Universities
 
Badges:

Parker Badges - example (Chrome or Firefox required)

 
Assessibility
 
 
Techical Links
 
 
Voice Authoring