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Viewing Course Instance in MyGrades

As part of the Online Results Entry project, a recent initiative on Blackboard was to add Course Instance information to each student enrollment on a Blackboard course. This allows instructors to see, at a glance, which cohort a student belongs … 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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Blackboard Known Issue – Surplus Enrolments

Description:          Instructors –  may see additional students enrolled on their blackboard courses          Students –  may see additional courses listed in the “My Courses” widget on the Blackboard homepage Solution/Workaround: There is no workaround for this issue.  ISS are … Continue reading

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Blackboard Festival Badges…

As part of this year’s Blackboard Festival, you may have noticed we’re running a workshop on Digital Badges (which kicks off the festival on the 26th August at 10am). At NUI Galway we are currently leading a national project (www.allaboardhe.org) … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,300 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,700 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 2,600 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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