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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Blackboard Essentials for Teachers.
Birmingham : Packt Publishing, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9781849692939 1849692939 9781849692939 1849692920 9781849692922|
|Description:||1 online resource (v, 235 pages :) : color illustrations.|
|Contents:||Blackboard Essentials for Teachers; Blackboard Essentials for Teachers; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewers; www.PacktPub.com; Support files, eBooks, discount offers and more; Why Subscribe?; Free Access for Packt account holders; Preface; What this book covers; What you need for this book; Who this book is for; Conventions; Reader feedback; Customer support; Errata; Piracy; Questions; 1. The Blackboard Experience; Home page; Announcements; Discussion Board; Gradebook; Content Page; Learning Module; Blog; Forum; Uploaded files; Video; Wiki; Assignment; Test; Groups; Summary. 2. Organizing a Course with Pages and Learning ModulesAdding Content Areas to hold and organize course content; What is Content Area?; How to add a Content Area; What's next?; Adding a Blank Page tool, which can hold any content or links that you want; What is a Blank Page?; How to add a Blank Page; What's next?; Adding a Blank Page to your course; Adding a Blank Page to the Content Area; Composing a page with the HTML editor; What's next?; Creating a sequential path for the student to work through, using a Learning Module; When to use a learning path; How to add a learning path. Adding a Learning Module to a Content AreaWhat's next?; About the Availability and View settings; Keeping students informed with Course Tools; What are Course Tools?; How to add Course Tools; Adding a Course Tool to the Course Menu; Adding a Course Tool to the home page; Summary; 3. Adding Static Material to a Course; Adding a file for students to download; File versus item; Content Collections; How to add a file; Adding an item; What's next?; Adding a video to your course; Uploading a video in your course; Linking to a video that is on another site; Embedding a video on a Blank Page. Embedding a video that is hosted on another siteWhat's next?; Adding a web link to your course; Adding a link to an external website; Adding a link to a Course Asset; Adding an image to your course; Adding an image to a Content Area; Summary; 4. Discussion Boards; About Discussion Boards; Creating forums with Discussion Board; Making Discussion Board available to students; Adding a link to Discussion Board on the Course Menu; Creating a link to a forum; Managing a forum; Collecting posts in a forum; Grading posts in a forum; Summary; 5. Blogs and Wikis; About blogs. Individual versus class blogsBlogs Course Tool link; Creating a blog; Making blogs available to students; Managing a blog; Grading blogs; Deleting and editing entries and comments; Adding a link to the Blogs page; Creating a link to a blog; About wikis; Creating a wiki; Adding a link to the Wikis page; Summary; 6. Assignments; About assignments; Adding an assignment; Responding to an assignment; Summary; 7. Testing Students; Creating a test; Creating a blank test; Determining the behavior of questions by using Question Settings; Adding and creating questions on Test Canvas.|
|Series Title:||Community experience distilled.|
- Blackboard systems (Computer programs)
- Computer-assisted instruction -- Computer programs.
- Instructional systems -- Design.
- Artificial intelligence -- Computer programs.
- Computer programs.
- Problem solving -- Computer programs.
- Computer science.
- COMPUTERS -- Expert Systems.
- Computer-assisted instruction / Computer programs.
- Instructional systems / Design.