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Groups

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VoiceThread

Collaborate (Web Conferencing)

Assessing Learners

Tests, Surveys, and Pools

Respondus

  • Respondus Instructor Quick Start Guide (PDF)
  • Respondus User Guide (Doc)
  • LockDown Browser/Respondus Monitor Quick Start Guide (PDF)
  • Respondus Monitor Sample Syllabus Text (web page)
  • LockDown Browser system requirements (web page)
  • Respondus Monitor system requirements (web page)
  • Download Respondus LockDown Browser (web page)
  • Respondus LockDown Browser FAQs (web page)
  • Respondus Monitor FAQs (web page)

Assignments

  • Getting started with Assignments (PDF)
  • Download Assignments (Video)
  • Inline Grading for Assignments (Video)
  • Video Assignments (web page)

Turnitin

Grade Center

  • Getting Started with the Grade Center (PDF)
  • GC - Setting Up (PDF)
  • GC - Rubrics (PDF)
  • GC - Categories (PDF)
  • GC - Weighting Grades (PDF)
  • Understanding Weighted Grades (web page)
  • GC - How to Download Grades (PDF)
  • GC - Row Visibility (PDF)

Retention Center

  • Using the Retention Center (video)

Students:

  • Browser Checker (verify Bb supports your browser)
  • Blackboard quick start guide for students (PDF)
  • Blackboard users guide for students (web page)
  • On demand videos for students (web page)

Navigating Courses and Staying Up-to-Date

Assignments

  • How to submit assignments, view assignment grade and feedback (web page) (video)
  • Video assignments - record, upload, share, and post YouTube video link (web page)

Discussion Boards

Blogs, Wikis, and Journals

VoiceThread

  • VoiceThread assignments (web page) (video)
  • How to Comment on a VoiceThread (video)
  • How to leave a private reply to a VT comment (web page)
  • How to Doodle on a VoiceThread (video)

Groups

Assessments

  • Guide to taking tests in Blackboard (web page)
  • How to view test results/feedback when availability date has past (PDF)

Turnitin

Collaborate (Web Conferencing)

  • Information for first-time users (PDF)
  • System Requirements (web page)
  • Run system check (web page)
  • Common issues encountered by web conferencing users (PDF)
  • Join a Collaborate session using Collaborate Launcher Utility (web page)
  • Participants Orientation (video)
  • Getting Started for Participants Quick Guide (PDF)
  • Mobile Web Conferencing Orientation (video)
  • Collaborate On Demand Learning Center (web page)

Respondus LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor

  • Respondus LockDown Browser/Respondus Monitor Overview (video)
  • LockDown Browser/Respondus Monitor Quick Start Guide (PDF)
  • How to Download/Use LockDown Browser (Win video) (Mac video)
  • How to view RLDB test results/feedback when availability date has past (PDF)
  • LockDown Browser system requirements (web page)
  • Respondus Monitor system requirements (web page)
  • Download Respondus LockDown Browser (web page)
  • Respondus LockDown Browser FAQs (web page)
  • Respondus Monitor FAQs (web page)

81 thoughts on “Blackboard Documents

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  78. vilmaure

    Hello,

    It's been 2 weeks that my blackboard does'nt work. I can check y grades and any of my updates. Can you fix that please.I can't access to my homework assignment.
    Please do it ASAP

    Best regards

  79. Ashgan Abdrabo

    Hello,

    My BB doesn't work since a week and I've already sent emails. I cannot go to my notifications or homework assignments or my grades. please help

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