eLearning Blog

    Add Variety to Study Materials with StudyMate Campus

    April 15, 2019 | Janay White

    StudyMate Campus is a Respondus tool located within Blackboard that instructors can use to create study materials and other learning activities. Studymate Campus is the latest version of Studymate. What are the benefits of using StudyMate Campus? One of the greatest benefits of using StudyMate is that it is available in your Blackboard course shell.…

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    Save time setting up your Blackboard course. Date Management

    March 15, 2019 | Jake Martar, M.Ed

    The beginning of the semester is a very busy time for all UAMS faculty. It takes a lot of commitment to set up a course for the new term. One pain point we’ve noticed is that it takes a lot of time to change the multitude of due and availability dates within a Blackboard course.…

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    Track Attendance With This New Feature

    February 13, 2019 | Jake Martar, M.Ed

    Beginning Spring 2019, UAMS instructors have access to the Blackboard Attendance tool. What does it do? The Attendance feature allows instructors to track attendance on a single page within their Blackboard course. From this page, an instructor can mark students as present, late, absent, or excused. Instructors can do this from their classroom workstation computer…

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