Weekly Update: Blackboard Learn Migration

Blackboard learn

October 9, 2015

1.       Checklist – Make sure you can check off these items today! If you can’t check them off, sign up for training and/or contact the CTL with questions or concerns.

  1. Logged in to Blackboard
  2. Completed BB Learn training
  3. Reviewed the “BB Learn Basics” course under your course listing
  4. Submitted ANGEL Master course export requests to the CTL Help Desk*
  5. Submitted a ticket to the CTL Help Desk if you need an empty course master shell*

* This is optional, and only applies if you choose to have master course content imported to Blackboard. Follow the attached instructions for how to prepare your master courses for export/import

2.       BB Learn Important Dates

  • October 13:  BB Learn Student E-learning Orientation deployed
  • October 15: Spring semester BB Learn master courses are built and ready to copy into spring course shells
  • October 22: Master course export deadline
  • October 30: Spring BB Learn course shells will be accessible to instructors
  • November 12: Master course export deadline
  • December 3: Master course export deadline
    • FINAL deadline for exporting courses to BB Learn for Spring semester.
    • You will be able to continue to export master courses after this date, however, these will not get processed until after the start of Spring 2016

3.       Upcoming Trainings – sign up on the Intranet!

  • October 13: BB Webinar – Adding Content
  • October 14: BB Webinar – Adding Content
  • October 14:  BB Learn- The Basics
  • October 15: BB Express! Discussion Boards
  • October 16: BB Express! Rubrics
  • November 11: BB Webinar-Making the Most of the BB Gradebook
  • November 12: BB Webinar – Creating Tests/Assignments
  • November 16: BB Webinar – Discussions, Blogs, Journals, & Wikis
  • December 1: BB Webinar – Making the Most of the BB Gradebook

Please contact the CTL with your questions or concerns. Submit a HelpDesk request to the CTL on the Intranet. We are here to help!