In-Service is fast approaching and we’re getting ready to share all kinds of great back-to-school tips, tools and support with you! Here’s where you can find us during In-Service (find the full schedule here).
Thursday, August 15th
We’ll be leading a number of the breakout sessions on Thursday:
Course Preparation: Export/Import, Date Management, Moving Content 1:00 to 1:50 p.m.
We’ll show you how to get your course set up for the semester!
Ally: Demo of Instructor Scoring, Alternative Formats, and Accessibility Basics
2:00 to 2:50 p.m.
Ally is now enabled for all courses. This session will show you how it works for both instructors and students and offers some guidance on creating more accessible course content.
Grade Center Basics
3:00 to 3:50 p.m.
Learn the fundamentals of using the Grade Center, from getting set up to adding grades throughout the term.
Open Lab Time
1:00 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.
For those who want a little help and guidance while getting things set up for the semester, this open lab may be just the thing. We’ll be on hand to answer any questions you may have as you work in Blackboard. Come for a few minutes or stay for the whole thing!
Friday, August 16th
Blackboard Bootcamp: Making Your Syllabus Accessible
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
How accessible is your syllabus? Want to make it more accessible? This session will show you how to format your syllabus so that all students can easily navigate it.
If you can’t make it to any of these sessions, we’ll still be around for support during in-service and thereafter. Give us a call, send us an email, or just stop by! Don’t forget we also have a knowledge base that can answer many of your questions about Blackboard.