Introduction to Rubrics in Blackboard

Why Use Rubrics? Well-crafted rubrics can be a very helpful tool for grading your students’ work. Benefits of rubrics include: Time savings – Because feedback is standardized to specific criteria, you don’t need to generate original responses for each student’s work. Better projects and papers – If provided ahead of time, rubrics help students to […]

La Salle Nursing Professor Leverages Blackboard for Advanced Pathophysiology & Advanced Pharmacology

To the casual classroom observer, Associate Professor Joan Parker Frizzell PhD CRNP ANP-BC speaks more than one seemingly foreign language while she is teaching in front of her Advanced Pathophysiology and Advanced Pharmacology Graduate students. Not only is Dr. Frizzell fluent in the scientific jargon of the fields of nursing, pathophysiology and pharmacology, she also […]

Spring 2013 Educational Technology Workshop Series

Please join the Instructional Design team on Tuesdays from 1-2pm for our hands-on workshop series. We designed this series to help faculty and staff leverage the tools available at La Salle University. If you find that these sessions aren’t at a convenient time for you, or if you’d like to explore a topic not included […]

Blackboard Webinar Recording: Tips and Tricks for Utilizing Video and Media

Today I stumbled upon a few recorded webinars that were a part of Blackboard’s Innovative Teaching Series for 2012. Quite a few of them might be interesting to the La Salle community, but I started by watching Session #3: Tips and Tricks for Utilizing Video and Media in Your Course, presented by Julie Rorabaugh from […]