Category Archives: Training

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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Announcing the 4th Annual Blackboard Festival #BbFest16

We’ve enjoyed the Galway Arts Festival, including the mud at the Big Top. We’ve seen the style at the Galway Races. So what’s the next big event in your calendar? As the new academic year approaches, we’ve been planning the … Continue reading

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Online Results Entry – new training dates announced

flickr photo by flippinyank shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license Returning Grades webinar – covering the essential steps of final mark return, this one hour online session is suitable for all staff. The online format will be useful … Continue reading

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Using Blackboard for return of grades

Following the recent communications from the Registrar and the Exams Office regarding the elimination of white sheets and return of grades using the Blackboard Grade Centre, we’re now writing to let you know what to expect in Blackboard. What will … Continue reading

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Why we don’t provide Blackboard training for students

CELT does not provide Blackboard training for students. One reason for this is that we don’t have the resources. But more importantly because of the wide range of possible tools that instructors might be using. We couldn’t devise a general … Continue reading

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Intro to Blackboard – 2 workshops announced

We are pleased to announce that two Introduction to Blackboard workshops have been scheduled to take place in the week starting Monday 21st September. This popular workshop is targeted at users who are new to Blackboard and is aimed at … Continue reading

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Assessment Workshops Announced

I am pleased to advise you of the following workshops offered by CELT on the topic of using Blackboard to support Assessment. All workshops take place in AM102, Ground Floor, Arts Millennium Building Numbers in each workshop are limited, so … Continue reading

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