20100617 Intro to Blackboard Learn 9.1


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20100617 Intro to Blackboard Learn 9.1

  1. 1. Blackboard 9.1 Changes in the New Blackboard Willem van Valkenburg
  2. 2. Who am I? <ul><li>e-learning consultant for the Shared Service Centre ICT of Delft University of Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Projects I’m working on: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blackboard (project leader) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Software (weblogs, wikis, twitter) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OpenCourseWare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>TU Delft Mobile </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Chairman of the Dutch Blackboard Usergroup (NLBBUG) </li></ul><ul><li>Blog on www.e-learn.nl </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter on twitter.com/wfvanvalkenburg </li></ul>
  3. 3. Blackboard Learn 9.1 <ul><li>Fostering Student Engagement Release 9.1 features exciting new social learning and teaching tools that foster more logical, visually impactful, and active learn ing opportunities for students. You'll transform your closed-door classrooms into communities where students remain connected to their educational experience 24 hours a day . </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Educator Efficiency Our new instructional productivity tools give your faculty the freedom to focus on teaching and learning techniques. By continually improving the course workflow , you'll enable educators to spend less time on administrative details and more time on student success , achievement , and retention . </li></ul>
  4. 4. Blackboard Learn 9.1 <ul><li>Fostering Student Engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Promote active collaboration and social learning </li></ul><ul><li>Engage students with a new user interface </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate visually engaging content </li></ul><ul><li>Increase accessibility </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Educator Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Manage content at the course level </li></ul><ul><li>Grade in context with more options </li></ul><ul><li>Create assessments in less time </li></ul><ul><li>Provide intuitive online structure </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor Activity and Progress </li></ul>
  5. 5. New interface <ul><li>Improved accesibility </li></ul><ul><li>Embedded help </li></ul><ul><li>Inline add, edit, remove, drag and drop </li></ul>
  6. 6. Contextual Editing <ul><li>Fewer clicks </li></ul><ul><li>More intuitive </li></ul>
  7. 7. My Places <ul><li>List of frequently accessed courses and organizations </li></ul><ul><li>Quick access to Personal Settings </li></ul><ul><li>Upload an Avatar </li></ul><ul><li>Change notification settings </li></ul>
  8. 8. Notifications <ul><li>Notify instructors of early warning system rules, submitted assignments and exams, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Notify students of new content, discussion posts, due dates, returned grades, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Delivered via modules </li></ul><ul><li>Delivered via e-mail , individually or as a digest </li></ul>
  9. 9. Within a course <ul><li>Module page </li></ul><ul><li>Weblogs and Journals </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis </li></ul><ul><li>Direct access to Control Panel </li></ul>
  10. 10. Module page
  11. 11. Control Panel
  12. 12. Blogs and Journals <ul><li>Blogs are intended for course, group or individual collaboration and commentary </li></ul><ul><li>Journals are private individual or group reflections </li></ul>
  13. 13. Wikis (1) <ul><li>Available within courses and organisations </li></ul><ul><li>For a complete course or only for a group </li></ul>Create a new Wiki Page Edit current page Comment to a page See your contributions Overview of wiki
  14. 14. Wiki (2)
  15. 15. Content toevoegen
  16. 16. Mashups <ul><li>Add external content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Photo’s from Flickr.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Video’s from Youtube </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Presentations from Slideshare </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Test, Surveys and Question Pools <ul><li>Question Finder </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All questions within courses can be searched </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Link to Questions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Changes in the original questions are also changed in the linked questions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Question Sets </li></ul><ul><li>Batch Deletion and Point Updates </li></ul><ul><li>Copy Test, Survey, and Pools </li></ul>
  18. 18. Grade Center <ul><li>Rubrics for Grading </li></ul><ul><ul><li>guidelines for grading an item </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Anonymous Grading </li></ul><ul><li>Grade by Question Attempt </li></ul>
  19. 19. Blackboard unavailable on 19 th and 20 th of July
  20. 20. Overview most important changes <ul><li>Within a course </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Module page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Weblogs, Journals and Wikis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Direct access to Control Panel </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Course Folder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mashups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lesson Plans </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Upload Multiple Files and Folders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recycle Bin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thumbnail view </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Grade Center </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Anonymous grading </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grade by question attempt </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Question Finder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Link to Questions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Questions Sets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Batch Delete and Point Updates </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Copy Test, Surveys and Pools </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Portal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More intuitive user interface </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>My Places </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Notifications </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>ir. W.F. van Valkenburg </li></ul><ul><li>www.e-learn.nl </li></ul><ul><li>twitter.com/wfvanvalkenburg </li></ul><ul><li>slideshare.net/wfvanvalkenburg </li></ul>