Do you have a syllabus quiz that you give to students? The Office of Academic Initiatives and Integrity created some quiz questions that you can import into Blackboard to quiz your students on the U of A’s academic integrity policy. You can any or all of these questions and even add your own.
In order for students to access the Echo360 content for a course a Content link to the Echo360 external tool must be added to each course. For student participation to be sent to the Results Center the Echo360 tool must be added through the Assessments menu on the Content page. Below you will find instructions for adding the Echo360 tool to courses, connecting Blackboard to Echo360 to get content, and creating a link to Echo360 in the course menu.
You can easily add images from the photo website Flickr into your Blackboard course using the Mashups options. This is available from the Build Content menu (instructors only) and from the Mashups button in any text editor (instructors and students).
One of the ways for an instructor to make content available to students in a Blackboard course is to link to a file. Instructors can upload a file and make it available for students to download from a link.
To make it easier for students to find information in your course, instructors can make multiple links to the same content elsewhere in the course as long as it is already available to students. In Blackboard Learn, this is called Course Link.
There are a variety of software and web-based tools available for creating meaningful and engaging presentations.
Instructions on how to bulk copy course content from a previous course and make your new course available to students.
Copy individual course items and folders from one course to another.
Step by Step instructions for adding and configuring the appearance of images in your Blackboard items.
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.