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Blackboard: Force Completion

When giving an exam, we want things to go smoothly. Oftentimes there are situations that arise that cause problems for both instructors and students. We have found that selecting force completion on exams and quizzes in Blackboard is one of those instances. So, what is force completion and why does it cause so many issues?

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TIPS for Teaching with Technology: “Blackboard Ate my Homework: Using Blackboard to Promote Academic Integrity”

Want to learn more about how to use Blackboard’s tools to help encourage academic integrity but you weren’t able to make it to the TIPS for Teaching with Technology on the subject? Check out our article about the event now!

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Blackboard: Grade Details

At times it can be really useful to know the exact details of a student’s interaction with an assignment or test. On the Grade Details page, you can view a student’s attempts and grade history, assign and edit a grade, and clear and exempt grades.

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In-Class Blackboard Exam Using Respondus LockDown Browser – Recommended Exam Settings

If you are giving an in-class Blackboard exam using Respondus Lockdown Browser, it is important to be sure all of your settings are correct. The instructions below are the recommended settings for these types of exams. Create your exam in Blackboard. To edit the...

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Academic Integrity: TIPS for Discouraging Academic Dishonesty

Academic integrity is an important issue to consider in your courses. It’s important to discuss academic integrity with your students and help them understand everything that it covers. Subjects like plagiarism, cheating on exams, and unauthorized collaboration should be talked about and made clear. There are also things you can do as an instructor to encourage academic integrity.

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