Jenna Cambria, Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology in the Educational Statistics and Research Methods Program for the College of Education and Health Professions, gave a presentation titled, "Scholarship of Teaching & Learning: Practical Teaching Ideas based...
Dr. Constance Bailey, Assistant Professor of English/African American Studies, gave a talk on her experiences with developing her course "Beyoncé and Black Feminism" for the Department of English's Pedagogy Lunch Series. During this talk Dr. Bailey discussed her...
Most of Blackboard Learn is accessible via standard network ports (80 and 443). On occasion Firewalls can become an issue when trying to access Blackboard.
Sometimes it’s much more convenient to get your notifications on your phone instead of logging in to Blackboard on a computer. One way to do that is through text messages. These instructions will make it possible to receive text message alerts from Blackboard.
When you save a Word file as PDF, there are a few steps you can take to ensure that your PDF file retains the accessibility features you included in your Word document (headings, ALT text for graphics, etc.).
The Course Readiness Tutorial video will walk you through verifying and updating your Blackboard course for the new semester. This step-by step tutorial also showcases some tips and best practices that will help improve the quality of your course.
Copyright and Fair Use are important concepts for faculty and students to understand when creating and uploading content to an online course.
Trends in education and technology are changing the way instructors communicate with their online students. In this video, we showcase examples of U of A instructor-produced content that provide students with an engaging online learning experience.
Learn how to optimize images so they will display properly in your course and on the web. Uploading overly-large images can cause your course pages to load slowly.
If exams in your course will be proctored using the online proctoring service ProctorU, an exam request form containing the Blackboard exam settings will need to be submitted. Here you will find detailed instructions to guide you as well as contacts for additional help.