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Managing Groups of Learners

One of Blackboards administrative strengths is its ability to set up and manage groups. If you had say 500 students on a Blackboard course, you could set up the Group Manager to create 50 groups of ten learners to work together on an activity. 133 more words

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Communication between learners and tutors

Blackboard offers a variety of communication tools that allow learners and tutors to keep in regular contact with one another either synchronously (like live chat) or… 539 more words

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Other tools for supporting assessment-TurnitinUK

A major issue facing Higher Education is plagiarism. It is relatively simple for people to claim another’s work as their own with the internet and copy/paste tools. 225 more words

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Tutor-Marked Assignments

Written tutor-marked assignments, reports and project proposals can be submitted electronically by learners to Blackboard’s Assignment. Tutors can see the assignments that have been submitted through… 281 more words

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Computer Marked Assessments

Computer marked assessments fall into three categories: Tests (Blackboard’s term for a computer-marked assessments), Surveys and Self and Peer Assessment.
Create a Test or a Survey… 430 more words

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Blackboard Collaborate: Known issue

The new version of Blackboard Collaborate is causing Mac users to see the side panel (which includes the chat, video, and participant panels) without the whiteboard/content pane, as shown below: 57 more words

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Reminder

On Thursday, we start ink and wash drawings. Bring in your 2 illustration boards/15X20. We will use those for these drawings. (Many of you already have brought them in). 18 more words

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