Development Workshop Detailed Info

Organizing and Managing your Emails, Calendars and Drive

Come and learn tips for processing and organizing your Emails efficiently. Learn to color-codes, stars, or flags your emails. Share and manage your calendars. Learn tips in organize your drive and how to find specific document.

What’s New with Blackboard? Bb 9.1 SP 12: New Features

New features that comes with latest version of Bb such as:

  • Video Anywhere (you can self capture in any contents, discussion boards. and others now)
  • Accessibility Improvements
  • Calendar
  • Content Editor Math Formula 
  • Course Menu Discussions (Now, can capture yourself directly there)
  • Inline Assignment Grading
  • Retention Center
  • Test and Survey Options

Blackboard Video Anywhere

Learn the basics of how to upload or create a video content in your Bb course.

Blackboard Learn Essentials

Basic stuff about Bb you should already know. Or a quick training to get you started!

  • Making course available
  • Customize the course environment
  • Designing the course structure
  • Basic tools to use to build and organize your course

Blackboard Learn Content

Learn the basics of how to upload or create content in your Bb Learn course. To improve student engagement, you can integrate media content from YouTube, SlideShare, Flickr, and NBC Learn using Mashups.

Blackboard Learn Assessments

Learn the basics of Bb Learn Assessments: tests, quizzes, assignments and surveys

Bb And Rubrics

Great way to learn how to create and use rubrics to evaluate students' performances. You also get to learn to show or hide comments for students to see.

Track Attendance using Starfish Tool

Come and learn how you can keep track of your students' attendance on the go using your mobile!

Blackboard Learn Collaboration

Learn the basics of how students can collaborate in Bb Learn. You can engage students using gradable or not gradable activities such as:

  • Discussion Forums
  • Blogs
  • Wikis
  • Journals
  • Virtual Classroom
  • StudyMate

Blackboard Learn Communication Tools

Learn communication tools to improve interaction between instructors and students such as:

  • Announcements
  • Emails
  • Messages
  • Calendar
  • Notifications
  • Lecture hall
  • Chat

Blackboard Learn Grade Center

Learn the basics of using the Grade Center in Bb Learn. Help students to easily see where they stand in your course.

Blackboard Learn: Creating Accountability and Monitoring Performance

Learn how you can Establish Early Warning System rules Review Notification Settings Manage Performance Dashboard Use Retention Center Create a Course Module Page

Video Editing with iMovie (Mac)

Come and learn the basics of video capturing and video editing using Mac

Excel Overview Training

Learn the basics to get you started.

Fuze Meeting 101

Come and learn how to host a Fuze meeting.

  • Can hold up to 12 videos (live)
  • Hold up to 100 seats
  • Desktop sharing
  • Mobile friendly

EchoSign Training

EchoSign is a online software that allows electronic signature. It's a great way to send, e-sign, track and file documents and contracts securely.

Important information about webconference-based workshops:

We will be using Fuze Meeting to conduct those workshops that are identified to be held via web conference.

For more information about Fuze Meeting itself, go to this webpage:

Fuze Box also provides the following:
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At the appropriate times according to schedule, please go to this link: to join the actual videoconferencing with our eLearning Staff and participate in the workshop. Incidentally, the meeting number is 20231742 if you need to input manually depending on your device.

All workshops and walk-in appointments are conducted in American Sign Language. For those who need interpreters (i.e. close vision or tactile) should make that request one week in advance at Faculty and staff who are new signers and are not fluent in ASL must obtain approval from their departments to cover the expense of hiring interpreters and must make the approved request at least one week in advance at

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