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BbLearnIconBlackboard 9.1 Tutorials

Blackboard 9.1 offers significant enhancements and is more user-friendly. In addition to the PDF helpsheets you will find short interactive video tutorials from Blackboard.

Checklists

The Start of Semester Checklist will assist you in customizing your course design, turning off unnecessary tools, making the course available, and initiating communication with students. The tasks on the checklist will help to ensure that your class is ready for student access. Banner Templates to jazz up your home page.

The End of Semester Checklist will help you wrap-up your course on Blackboard with end of the semester tips.

Quick Reference Guide

This guide contains most of the information included in taught in our Skidmore Blackboard workshops.
Blackboard 9.1 Quick Reference

Workshop Handouts

Blackboard 9.1 The Basics
Blackboard 9.1 Evaluation (Assessment) Tools
Blackboard 9.1 Interactive Tools
Blackboard 9.1 Grade Center

Blackboard 9.1 Office Hours using Collaboration Tools

Tip Sheets and Interactive Videos

Just the Basics

Blackboard What, How, When, and Where?
Interface of Blackboard 9.1
Edit Mode
Control Panel

Course Customization and Design

pdf icon Tip Sheets

Video Clips Interactive Videos

User Management

pdf icon Tip Sheets

Video Clips Interactive Videos

Course Content Management

pdf icon Tip Sheets

  • Getting Started with Course Content
  • Uploading Course Syllabus
  • Adding a Content Area to your Course Menu
  • Adding Content to Course Documents
  • Uploading Files into Blackboard
  • Building a Glossary
  • Creating a Shortcut to Tools in the Content Area
  • Moving Items in the Course Content Area

Video Clips Interactive Videos

Communication and Interactive Tools

pdf icon Tip Sheets

Video Clips Interactive Videos

Evaluation/Assignment Tools

pdf icon Tip Sheets

Video Clips Interactive Videos

Plagiarism Detection

Grading Tools (Grade Center)

pdf icon Tip Sheets

Video Clips Interactive Videos