Preparing Your Course for a New Semester: Blackboard Best Practices and Customizing Your Course

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 

To attend the webinar, log-in as a guest at https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/52ed11760e344a4eb1d4e522ba89e3c7. This is a Blackboard Collaborate Session.

 

The webinar starts at 3:00 p.m. and we kindly request participants to enter the webinar at least 15 minutes prior to the start time and no later than 3:05 p.m. 

 

Preparing Your Course for a New Semester: Blackboard Best Practices and Customizing Your Course is a webinar ONLY – please do not come to the CTE office.


Details

As you prepare for a new semester, don’t let Blackboard get the best of you! Let us show you some tips and tricks to help you get off on the right foot. We will also cover best practices for using Blackboard as a teaching tool, who to contact for help, and how to access our Knowledge Base.


Register


** Registration Procedures Update **

In order for attendees to personally track their current registrations and attendance at certificate of completion workshops and events, the Center for Teaching Excellence requires that all registrants create an account in our registration system and login to register for all workshops.

 

If you have an existing training account with the Division of Human Resources, Office of Organizational and Professional Development, you do not need to create an account. You can login using your HR training username and password. By logging in to register for CTE events, your complete training record for both CTE and HR trainings will be available with a single account and login.


Facilitator


Katie Vaughan
Consultant
eLearning Services


Originally from Michigan, Katie Vaughn completed her BA in English at UofSC in 2009 and has worked with the Division of Information Technology ever since. With a background in customer service, she enjoys working with instructors and students as they navigate Blackboard and other e-Learning technologies.

 



Mike Brown
Consultant
eLearning Services


Mike Brown has almost thirty years of experience in working with educational technology. From the private sector to K-12 schools, to higher education, he has developed and conducted training for end-users and instructors in a variety of operating platforms, equipment, and software systems. At the University of South Carolina he has provided assistance to faculty and students as an end-user support specialist, instructional designer, educational technology administrator, and trainer. Brown is currently with the Department of IT’s eLearning Services.