Training Opportunities Spring 2011

LTAD3282 Blackboard Essentials: During the spring semester, there will be training opportunities starting each month.  Each training class takes about 4 weeks to complete, and will require weekly participation in a 2-hour lab.  This facilitated training opportunity has two main goals.  1) To help you transition your course content from WebCT over to the new […]


Blackboard 9.1 Faculty – Update, SP3 Scheduled Downtime, Other Key Info

As we move towards the holiday break, we have a few key items to update you on: Scheduled Downtime for Maintenance – Tuesday, December 21st (12:01am-9:00am) We have completed testing of Blackboard Service Pack 3 (SP3) and are ready to install it into production.  To ensure minimal impact to our user community, we will be […]


Blackboard Learn SP3 Enhancements

Blackboard Learn 9.1 SP3 has been tested and will be installed at Valencia on December 21th. Wondering if Blackboard listens to your feedback and product enhancement requests? Below are some of the changes made to enhance SP3. Don’t forget Blackboard welcomes your suggestions for improving their products. If you have an idea for a new […]


Subscribe Feature in Blackboard Learn 9.1 Discussions

One of the new features in Blackboard Learn 9.1 Discussion Boards Forum Settings is the ability to allow users to Subscribe to a Discussion Board by thread or forum.  The subscribe option is for students or instructors to receive an email when new postings are posted in a forum or thread. The email could include the […]


Wondering what SoftChalk is all about?

We have posted before about SoftChalk: SoftChalk: Web Lesson Editor Made Easy Did you know we have site license for SoftChalk at Valencia? Are you wondering what it’s all about? SoftChalk will host Online Introductory Demonstrations Each one-hour demonstration is a live webinar that introduces the key features of SoftChalk. We will view sample lessons, […]