Category Archives: Staff Training

Announcing the 6th Annual Blackboard Festival #BbFest18

Please note some sessions are now full. We appreciate your interest. Please check our website regularly for upcoming Teaching with Technology sessions.  Taking place from Thursday 23rd to Tuesday 28th August, is our 6th annual Blackboard Festival. #BbFest18 aims to … Continue reading

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Semester 2 Training

We are beginning to post our training sessions from the upcoming semester.  Our January sessions will include: Introduction to Blackboard, Managing the Blackboard Grade Centre, and Qwickly Attendance recording in Blackboard.  Keep an eye on our calendar for registration and … Continue reading

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Interactive Lesson for Blackboard Instructors at NUI Galway

We have just published a new, interactive lesson on our Teaching with Technology site for instructors looking to learn more about getting started with Blackboard. Blackboard is the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) at NUI Galway. It allows you to share … Continue reading

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Announcing #BbFest17

Today we are announcing a week of workshops to  help you get the most out of Blackboard at NUI Galway. Taking place from Wednesday 23rd to Tuesday 29th August, for our 5th annual Blackboard Festival we have an exciting line … Continue reading

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Returning Results- full guide

We’re approaching that time of year again – and final module marks are due to be returned, for undergraduates, by 24th May. You’ll be pleased to know that we now have a full guide to using the Blackboard Grade Centre … Continue reading

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Irish Blackboard User Group – Regional Workshop

The Blackboard Customer Success team are coming to UCD on Thursday 9th February to provide a free workshop –  “Enhanced Assessment and Feedback”. This hands on workshop will provide you and your peers with an opportunity to review, analyse and … Continue reading

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Irish Blackboard User Group – Academic Adoption Day

We have some exciting news for you. We are hosting a day-long workshop for all Blackboard users in Ireland. The Blackboard Academic Adoption day will cover key hot topics relevant to Blackboard Champions, academic developers, instructional designers, academics and others … Continue reading

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