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Extensions in Blackboard

How are extensions and learning contracts managed? The staff on SHIP are managing extensions on module sites by setting an adaptive release on the Blackboard submission points, allowing students with extensions to see the submission point after the deadline has … Continue reading

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Setting up Smart Views.

Setting up Smart Views in your Grade Centre is an extremely useful way of organising large cohorts of students for marking and feedback as well as being of use for moderation so you can gather specific students into one area … Continue reading

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Embedding YouTube Videos to your Blackboard site

Embedding YouTube videos is quick and easy when you follow these simple steps. Firstly, go to YouTube video you wish to add to your Blackboard site. Now click on the share button underneath this video, and then click on ‘embed’. … Continue reading

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Blackboard Submission Point

Setting up a Blackboard Submission Point is simple when you follow these step-by-step instructions!  Set up an ‘Assessment’ section on your module menu on the left hand side of your site. Set up separate folders within your ‘Assessment’ section for … Continue reading

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Printing Online Annotations; Crocodoc

Printing documents that have been marked with annotations, highlights and strikeouts on the Blackboard application of Crocodoc are easily printed so either a staff member or a student can keep a physical record of this feedback for future references. Open … Continue reading

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Resource Lists Online and Your Blackboard Site

You can now make links to your RLO list in your Blackboard module sites.  Each year a new copy of the list will be made and be attached to the rolled over site for the following year. Choose RLO Resource … Continue reading

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New blackboard features and upgrade

This is a reminder about the Blackboard upgrade taking place this weekend. We expect the upgrade to start at 6pm on Friday 26th and be completed in less than 24 hours. However Blackboard should be considered at risk on Sunday … Continue reading

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