Category Archives: Monitor Users

Coming Soon – Student Preview

Last week I was at the Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference, which took place at UCD. Among some other updates, I was really excited to learn that a Student Preview feature is on the way. All going well, this will … Continue reading

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Blackboard Mobile Learn – New app, increased usage

At the end of the last academic year, we were able to report some very positive statistics on the use of the Blackboard Mobile Learn app at NUI Galway. At that time there was a fairly steady use of the … Continue reading

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What’s new in Blackboard at NUIG? Part 2

All going well, our Blackboard Learn system will be upgraded to SP12 this Friday, 12th July. In the second of this series, here are three new features that will be available. The Retention Centre The new Retention Centre in Blackboard … Continue reading

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Blackboard Learn: Improved features for Teachers

As we gear up for an upgrade to our NUI Galway Blackboard Learn system, we’re looking forward to a cleaner interface and some improved features. In previous posts, I mentioned the new Retention Centre and improved Discussion Boards. Here’s another … Continue reading

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Coming soon: the Retention Centre

In CELT we are gearing up for another upgrade of our Blackboard system during the summer. This year we will move to Service Pack 12 (SP 12), which will give improved features to staff and students. One area that looks … Continue reading

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