Blackboard Messages vs. Email

What are the different functions of Messages and Email tools in Blackboard Learn? This question often comes up among faculty new to Blackboard Learn 9.1, especially those who have migrated from the WebCT, with the terminology for Mail being the internal communication within the system. Messages Messages are private and secure text-based communication that occurs […]


ABC’s of Using Blackboard: Grade Center 101

Recently Valencia’s Learning Technology and Alternative Delivery team offered a variety of ABC’s of Using Blackboard webinars to help get faculty acclimated to the new Blackboard learning management system as we transitioned from WebCT to Blackboard Learn 9.1. One of the webinars focused on Blackboard Learn 9.1 Grade Center. This topics included: Grade Center Basics […]


ABC’s of Using Blackboard: Adding Content and Files

Recently Valencia’s Learning Technology and Alternative Delivery team offered a variety of ABC’s of Using Blackboard webinars to help get faculty acclimated to the new Blackboard learning management system as we transitioned from WebCT to Blackboard Learn 9.1. One of the webinars focused on Adding Content & Files to Blackboard Learn. This topics inlcuded: General […]


ABC’s of Using Blackboard: Getting Started

Recently Valencia’s Learning Technology and Alternative Delivery team offered a variety of ABC’s of Using Blackboard webinars to help get faculty acclimated to the new Blackboard learning management system as we transitioned from WebCT to Blackboard Learn 9.1. One of the webinars focused on Getting Started in Blackboard. This topics inlcuded: General Blackboard Information Blackboard […]


My Courses Settings in Blackboard: Hide & Rearrange Courses

If you haven’t already noticed fall courses have been loaded in Blackboard at Valencia. This means you are seeing past, present, and future course on your Blackboard homepage inside the My Courses module. Want to hide or rearrange courses inside this module? Follow these quick steps to edit the courses displayed in this module or […]