Archive | July, 2010

Bb 9.1: Self and Peer Assessment

July 28, 2010

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The self and peer assessment tool enables students to review and evaluate work submitted by themselves or their peers.

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Bb 9.1: Making the Most of Discussions

July 28, 2010

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Research supports the relationship between interpersonal interaction in the online environment and the learning that takes place.

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Bb 9.1: Presenting Content

July 28, 2010

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Presenting content in Blackboard 9.1 includes planning, organizing, and presenting content in the Blackboard Learn™ environment.

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Bb 9.1: Presenting Content Using the Text Editor

July 28, 2010

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The Text Editor appears in many locations throughout Blackboard Learn™ and is used to format text.

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Bb 9.1: Early Warning System

July 28, 2010

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With the Early Warning System, you set Early Warning System rules related to grades, due dates, and attendance.

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Bb 9.1: Grade Center

July 28, 2010

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The Grade Center is more than just a way to record students’ grades; it is a dynamic and interactive tool.

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Bb 9.1: Communicating with Students

July 28, 2010

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Researchers have found when instructors use communication tools in online courses, student motivation and participation increase.

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The effect of the social environment on the online learner (Part 3)

July 26, 2010

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We have been discussing things that can be done in the online learning environment to enhance student motivation and interaction. One of the things we mentioned last week was the critical importance of timely feedback in the online context specifically. This week, we will talk further about feedback and further implications.

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YouTube FAQ’s

July 21, 2010

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Spring Arbor University has recently been added to YouTube EDU – an education channel on YouTube, which centralizes great instructional content from leading universities like Stanford, UCLA, MIT and many others.

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How to upload media to YouTube

July 20, 2010

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Uploading video to YouTube is a simple and easy task. Watch the tutorial below for step-by-step instructions. For more information on what kind of audiovisuals you can upload, see our YouTube FAQ page.

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