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Blackboard Education on Tour is coming to Dublin

The Blackboard Education on Tour series is focused on teaching professionals and learning technologists in higher and further education.  And, it’s coming to Dublin on Tuesday 4th November, 2014. Come along to find out what’s new and what’s coming, and … Continue reading

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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 Collaborate April Showcase

CELT is delighted to invite you to participant in the NUI Galway Blackboard Collaborate April Showcase presentation series. About the April Showcase Series The series will feature live online presentations from NUI Galway colleagues who have utilised Blackboard Collaborate live … Continue reading

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Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series (BITS)

The Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series recommences on February 13th. This is a series of webinars on different topics, aimed at instructors. You can join the webinars live, although they are US-based, so the time zone is not always suitable (we … Continue reading

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Returning Provisional Grades

It is possible to return grades to students, in a secure manner, using the Grade Centre on Blackboard. Students will only have access to their own grades; it is not possible for them to see the grades for other students … Continue reading

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Making your Blackboard course available

It’s the second day of term and the campus is buzzing again. As students complete their online registration, you should see them appearing in the corresponding Blackboard courses. Many students are already accessing Blackboard, to see what materials and resources … Continue reading

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New Course Shells Created

This afternoon I have further good news on our Blackboard upgrade. Testing has been going well so far and we are confident that the system is operating as expected. Last night, the course shells for the next academic year, prefix … Continue reading

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