Tag Archives: editing

Advice to students on writing long blog posts (on Blackboard)

The blogging tool on Blackboard is a great way for students to share their work, experiences and learning, and is used in lots of different ways across the campus. However, we do hear (from time to time) of students who … Continue reading

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What’s new in Blackboard at NUIG? Part 1

We are now a couple of weeks into testing the upgraded Blackboard for NUIG, which will be available to all staff and students by the middle of July (dates to be confirmed). The upgraded version will look fresh and uncluttered, … Continue reading

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Pasting text from Microsoft Applications (Word, Outlook, Entourage, Excel) into Blackboard

  by  plaisanter~  As an instructor on a Blackboard course, you may sometimes experience problems viewing text that has been pasted directly from Microsoft Word or other Office products directly into Blackboard. Microsoft Word creates all sorts of extra code that makes … Continue reading

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