After administrators create goals, instructors can align any content item with a goal by clicking an item’s contextual menu and selecting Add Alignments.
Have you dragged a new item in your Assignments folder to the correct location multiple times only to have it move back to its previous location the next time you reload the content area? Is it driving you crazy? Not to fear! We have a workaround to save your sanity until the people at Blackboard get this problem fixed!
There are several new features for BlackBoard in the Grade Center and with grading assignments.
Instructors can now create video or audio feedback recordings for assignments.
There is a fantastic new feature in the Blackboard Instructor app. You can view and grade your student’s submissions!
The latest version of Kaltura offers several helpful improvements. Videos can now be played within items in Blackboard, faster upload speeds are available, and more!
Blackboard now has a built-in attendance tool to keep track of which students are coming to class.
Did you know that you can check how recently one of your students last accessed Blackboard? This can be useful for identifying students who are likely to fall behind based because they simply haven’t been logging in.
Blackboard’s Course Analytics can give the instructor key insights into the ways that students use your tools, content, and assessments within the course. These reports can be useful in understanding what aspects of the online content are working well, seeing trends in student interactions, charting the relationship between time spent on Blackboard and the students’ grades, and comparing your use of Blackboard with other courses in your academic department.