TLS Faculty Workshops Spring 2018
Blackboard: Gradebook & Graded Activities
February 7th, 2018 in Renshaw Lab, 4pm
Setting up gradebook and using graded activities in your blackboard course.
Poll Everywhere: Student Response system
February 14th, 2018 in Renshaw Lab, 4pm
Using student’s own devices as a way to interact with them in class and get their collective ideas. We will use Poll Everywhere to create a couple of questions to poll, use with powerpoint, and try it out.
Kaltura: Creating Your First Video for a Course
February 21th, 2018 in Renshaw Lab, 4pm
Become familiar creating your own videos and adding those to your blackboard course. Save class time by introducing the concepts online. Feel free to bring a short powerpoint on a usb drive to work with.
TurnItIn: Creating and Grading Assignments
February 28th, 2018 in Renshaw Computer Lab @ 4pm
Become familiar with creating a turnitin assignment in Blackboard. Setup your own assignment for a course and try grading a paper.
WebEx: Office Hours and using for Distance Class Sessions
March 7th, 2018 in Dillin NW @ 4pm
Getting familiar with the interaction tools of Blackboard. Creating discussion boards, journals and blogs.
Blackboard: Grading and Grade Center
April 11th, 2018 in Renshaw Computer Lab @ 4pm
Getting familiar Rubrics, inline comments, and Grade Center.
Other training topics as needed and on demand:
Kaltura (Linfield’s new streaming platform)
Other ideas you give us
For more information, contact Lige Armstrong, Lige@linfield.edu.