Blackboard Closure Timeline

Members of the Faculty, I appreciate all of your efforts rebuilding or transferring your Blackboard courses into Canvas for the Fall 2014 term. Now that we’re at mid-semester, I’d like to remind you that our access to Blackboard will be ending in a few short months. Blackboard Closure Timeline October 21 (mid-semester holiday): Students will […]

Building from Scratch in Canvas vs. Importing Content from Blackboard

Are you unsure about how to move your course content from Blackboard into Canvas? In most cases, the instructional design team recommends that you start from scratch in Canvas, but since every course is different, there is no one-size-fits-all solution. Before you start clicking around in an LMS, check out the chart below for some […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Testing

With Spring weather around the corner, students may protest showing up to class to take a quiz or a test when it is possible to deliver assessments online at the students’ convenience. But before giving into the impulse of online testing, consider the advantages and disadvantages. While very fitting for meeting some learning goals, assessing […]

Spring 2014 Educational Technology Workshops

Please feel free to join us for one, or all, of our sessions this Spring! If you can’t make it to a session, just get in touch with the ID Team to schedule a one-on-one session tailored to your individual needs. You are welcome to send any questions directly to Sherri Place. Getting Started with […]