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Faculty questions about quiz features

Quiz FAQs for Faculty Is there a way for the detailed results and answers for the quizzes to be shown without having the quizzes still available for taking (esp. for students who did not take the quiz)? When you change the settings to show the feedback, you can add a password to the quiz. This […]

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Tips for a good experience with Blackboard quizzes and tests

Tips for Successful Quiz-Taking Do NOT wait until the last minute to take the test. Take the test on a computer through a reliable network connection. (A dial-up connection is a really bad idea–AVOID AOL!!) Also avoid using a wireless connection. Avoid multi-tasking while taking the test.  Close all unnecessary windows and programs so that […]

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Emailing majors/minors that are seniors

Currently we feed all students that have declared a particular major or minor into the appropriate Department site in Blackboard. This allows all faculty and AAs to quickly email everyone associated with the department, conduct surveys, provide a space for majors/minors to add information about their progress towards fulfilling the major, communicate with each other […]

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Sharing files with select users

About Adaptive Release Adaptive Release controls the release of content to users based on a set of rules created by the Instructor. The rules may be related to availability, date and time, individual users, group membership, scores or attempts on any Grade Center item, calculated columns in Grade Center, or review status of an item […]

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Enrolling Users

How to add users to a course or organization: 1.  Navigate to the site and under the Control Panel heading go to Users and Groups. 2.  Click on Users and when the new screen appears click on the blue “Enroll User” button. 3.  Another new screen appears. This screen wants you to enter a person’s […]

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How organizations are displayed

The list of organizations allows you to search for courses or organizations via a keyword or a specific category. The links in the catalog display instructor information and a description. You may also be able to enroll, preview, or log into an organization. FAQs How can I find my organizations? Organizations can be found on […]

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Membership in Organizations

Enrollment in most organizations occurs automatically.  There are some organizations in the system that allow for self-enrollment or enrollment by request. Enrolling Go to the “Academic Hub” Tab. Locate the module called “Browse the catalog of open organizations” and click BROWSE. Search for the organization. To search for a specific organization, use the browse catalog […]