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Blackboard Topics Other Topics
​​​•  Assignments​​•  Accessibility
•  Communication​​             ​           ​•  Curriculum Workflow (CIR)
​​•  Content•  DocuWare​
​​​•  General​•  GatorSync
​​​•  Lynda​•  iClicker Cloud​ (formerly REEF)​
​•  Grade Center​•  Lynda
​​•  Groups
​•  My Mediasite
​​•  Groups
​•  Microsoft
​•  Mobile
​•  Microsoft Office 365
•  Publisher Content
​​​•  VoiceThread
​•  Respondus​•  Windows 10
​•  Signature Assignment
​•  Zoom
​​•  Tests
​​​•  Turnitin & Grademark
​•  Other

BLACKBOARD GENERAL TOPICS

TOPICDOC ​VID ​TIME
Activate Your Students
PDF
​Adaptive Release PDF
Adding Modules to the Home Page
video​2:17
Archiving a CoursePDF
​Browser TestPDF
​Combine Your CoursesPDF
​Content Editor PDF
video​3:58
​Control Panel
PDF
​Course Cartridges PDF
​Course Environment
PDF
​Course Menu PDF
​Export and Import a Package PDF
video​1:33
​Getting Started In Blackboardvideo​2:50
​Global Navigation PDF
video​3:40
​Logging In PDF
​Managing the Course List PDF

​Moving the Support Button

video
0:16​
​Roster Certification
 PDF
​Themes & Structures PDF
​Using Student Preview PDF
​Understanding Tabs
PDF

  

BLACKBOARD CONTENT

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Add Blank Page
PDFvideo
​1:10
​Add Course Link
PDF
​Add GlossaryPDF
​Add InformationPDF
​Add MediaPDF
​Add SyllabusPDF
​Add a WebLinkPDF
​Adjust Dates in a Copied Course / Date Management
video
​3:12
​Content EditorPDF
video
​3:58
​Copy Your Course Content into a New Course
PDF

Date Management Tool
video
3:54
​Lynda.com Tutorials in Blackboard
PDF
​Mashups: Dropbox Education
PDF

Mashups: ​Flickr PhotoPDF

​Mashups: Slideshare PresentationPDF
​Mashups: YouTube VideoPDF
​Modify Content PermissionsPDF
​Organize ContentPDF
​Save Word File as a PDFPDF
​Set the Entry Page for Your Course
video​1:56
 
 

COMMUNICATION TOOLS

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​AnnouncementsPDF
video​2:39
​Blogs and Journals PDF
video​3:34
​CalendarPDF
video3:12
​Creating a Wiki PDF
video​3:53
​Discussion BoardsPDF
video​4:02
​Discussion Boards with RubricsPDF
​Discussion Forum Settingsvideo​4:33
​My Messages ModulePDF
​Sending Email PDF
video​1:36
​Sending MessagesPDF
video​1:48
 
 

GROUP MANAGEMENT

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Creating and Managing Groups PDFvideo​2:44
​Exporting Group Membership PDF
​Selecting Group MembersPDF
 

ASSIGNMENTS

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Create a New Blackboard Assignment PDF
​Grade an Assignment Using Inline GradingPDF
​GradeMark within Turnitin PDF​​
 
 

TURNITIN & GRADEMARK

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Create a Turnitin Assignment PDFvideo​4:01
​GradeMark within Turnitin PDFvideo​​3:44
 
 

CORE ASSESSMENT: SIGNATURE ASSIGNMENT

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Step 1: Create the Signature Assignment video4:03​
​Step 2: Batch Download/Upload the Signature Assignment video5:23​
Signature Assignment User GuidePDF

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TESTS

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
Access LogPDF
​Adding GraphicsPDF
​Create a TestPDFvideo​4:46
​Create Test Questions video​2:36
​Creating Test Question: Fill in Multiple Blanksvideo​3:43
​Delete Test AttemptPDF
​Exporting/Importing TestsPDFvideo​2:15
​Grade a TestPDF
​Pools vs. Tests PDFvideo​1:41
​Setting Test Optionsvideo​1:55
​Surveys PDF
​Test Options - Accessibility PDF
​Test Options - Question DisplayPDF
​Test Options - Results & FeedbackPDF
​Test Options - Setting a TimerPDF
​Tests for Student Accommodation PDF
 
 

RESPONDUS

TOPIC ​DOC VID ​TIME
​Respondus Lockdown BrowserPDF video​1:57
​Respondus Monitor PDFvideo​4:39
​Respondus 4.0 Quiz Builder - Installing & OpeningPDF
​Respondus 4.0 Quiz Builder - Adding a ServerPDF
​Respondus 4.0 Quiz Builder - Creating & Formatting Questions video​7:20
​Respondus 4.0 Quiz Builder - Importing Questions PDFvideo​4:14
​Respondus 4.0 Quiz Builder - Retrieving Questions form Blackboard PDF
 
 

GRADE CENTER

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
Create Calculated ColumnPDF
​Create ReportsPDF
​Create RubricPDFvideo​3:07
​Customizing the Viewvideo​2:17
​Email Students From Grade CenterPDF
​Enter GradesPDF
​Export Grades to Spreadsheet PDFvideo​2:39
​Filter Student in a Combined Course PDF
​Grade HistoryPDF
​Grading PeriodsPDF
​Grading Schemas PDF
​Grading with a RubricPDFvideo3:23​
​Icon LegendPDF
​Importing Grades into e-ServicesPDF
​Items Analysis video4:58
​NavigatePDF
​Organizing & Sorting Columns PDF
​Retention Center video4:33
​Smart Views
video​2:06
​Uploading Grades From ExcelPDFvideo​2:39
​Viewing the Last Access Column PDF
 
 

PUBLISHER CONTENT

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Cengage Learning Mindtap Videos for InstructorsFlash​various
​McGraw-Hill: Add Connect AssignmentsFlash​1:59
​McGraw-Hill Connect Training IntroductionFlash​6:09
​McGraw-Hill: Deploy Connect AssignmentsFlash1:45​
​McGraw-Hill: Pair Your Blackboard Course Flash2:33​
​Pearson's MyLab: Adding Content Flash​1:22
​Pearson's MyLab: Course Tools Flash​0:53
​Pearson's MyLab: Get Started Flash​4:58
​Pearson's MyLab: Transfer Grades Flash3:22​
​WileyPlus Faculty Training Flash​various
 
 

BLACKBOARD MOBILE

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Bb Mobile App Installation Instructions - Student
PDF
​Bb Mobile App Installation Instructions - Instructor
PDF

 
 

OTHER TOPICS

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
e-Portfolios - Complete Guide ​PDF
​e-Portfolios - Creating Your PortfolioPDF
​e-Portfolios - Designing Your Portfolio PDF
​e-Portfolios - Publishing and Sharing Your PortfolioPDF
​Softchalk - Creating a Lesson PDF
​Softchalk - InstallingPDF
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Accessibility

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Accessible Syllabi (pt. 1)

video
​Accessible Syllabi (pt. 2) Coming soon
video
Blackboard Test Accomodations
PDF
Save Word Files as PDF
PDF
Editing YouTube Closed Captions
PDF


GatorSync

TOPICDOC VID​TIME
Communicating with Students via GatorSync PDF video1:38
Completing Your GatorSync Profile PDF
  
Connecting to GatorSync PDF video0:55
Download a Portal Roster PDF video0:22
GatorSync BookmarksPDF
​GatorSync Files and Folders PDFvideo0:52​
​GatorSync FormsPDF
​GatorSync TerminologyPDFvideo​2:05
General Instructions for Accessing & Navigating GatorSync PDF
​Group ManagementPDF
Managing EventsPDF
​Photos WalkthroughPDF video​1:17
Roster Management PDF
Running Student Involvement Reports PDF video1:01
Videos Walkthrough PDF video0:45
 

iClicker Cloud (formerly REEF)

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
iClicker Cloud Instructor Guide PDF​​
iClicker Cloud Job Aid: Preparing for Successful Polling Sessions​PDF


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Lynda Online Training

TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Lynda.com Tutorials in Blackboard PDF




MY MED​IASITE

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​What is My Mediasite?
video
​1:23
​​​​Add My Mediasite Secure Videos to Blackboard via LTI (No Additional Student Login required to view) 
PDF
video
​​1:37
​Upload Videos to My Mediasite
PDF
​Download the Mediasite Desktop Recorder
PDF
​Download MP4 Video Files from My Mediasite
PDF

​Edit Closed Captions in YouTube and Upload to My Mediasite
PDF
Viewer Analytics in My Mediasite
PDF

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MICROSOFT APPLICATIONS

TOPIC DOC VID TIME
Excel PivotTables and Charts PDF videovarious
Outlook 2013 Action Items PDF  
Outlook Web App 2013: Getting Started PDF  
Outlook Web App 2013: Display Settings PDF  
Outlook Web App 2013: Sort & Order Emails PDF  
Outlook Web App 2013: Apps
PDF  
​Outlook Web App 2013: Public Folders​PDF
Outlook Web App 2013: Calendar
PDF
  
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VoiceThread

TOPIC DOC VID TIME
Create LTI Links in Blackboard

video
6:26
​Adding VoiceThread to your course
PDF
​Setting up your VoiceThread link
PDF
​Waiting for students to submit work (if assignment)
PDF
​Grading student work (if assignment
PDF

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WINDOWS 10

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID TIME
The Start Menu
video
​2:15
​Notifications Pane and Action Center

video
​2:47
​Cortana

video
​​3:18
Microsoft Edge
video
2:45
Settings App
video
1:12
Quick Access

video
1:09​
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ZOOM CLOUD CONFERENCING

​TOPIC ​DOC ​VID ​TIME
​Blackboard Integration
PDF
​Client Interface PDF
​Getting Started with Zoom
PDF
video
2:01​​
​Managing Zoom Contactsvideo
3:31​
​Managing Zoom Meetings
video
​5:08
​Recording Presentations
PDF
​Recording Presentations to the Cloud
video
6:56​
​Scheduling Zoom Meetings
video
​2:40
​Sign In with Single Sign On (SSO)video
​0:58
​​Upload Zoom ​MP4 to MediasitePDFvideo
​4:23​
Webinars: Getting Started​​PDF​​
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