eLearning Training Sessions

All trainings have been moved online

When you RSVP to BlackboardHelp@uams.edu, you will receive a calendar invitation and a session link. The link must be launched from Chrome or Firefox browsers. It is suggested that participants have a microphone but is not required.

DateTimeSession Title
Tues, Feb 1412:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Basics: Content
Thurs, Feb 162:00 - 3:00 PMBlackboard Exemplary Course Program
(Hosted by the Arkansas Blackboard Users Group)
Fri, Feb 1712:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Ally: Accessibility Checker
Tues, Feb 2112:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Assignments
Fri, Feb 2412:00 - 1:00 PMSafeAssign Plagiarism Detection
Tues, Feb 2812:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Basics: Tests & Quizzes
Fri, March 312:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Test Proctoring with Respondus
Tues, March 712:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Blogs, Journals & Discussion Boards
Fri, March 1012:00 - 1:00 PMBest Practices: Discussion Boards
Tues, March 1412:00 - 1:00 PMCollaborate Basics (Class Webinar Tool)
Fri, March 1712:00 - 1:00 PMBest Practices for Conducting a Webinar
Tues, March 2112:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard: Grade Center Basics
Fri, March 2412:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard: Grade Advanced
Tues, March 2812:00 - 1:00 PMBlackboard Basics: Rubrics

Comprehensive Blackboard (Bb) Training

Comprehensive Bb Training is available by request here. Sessions are two hours and are available online only. When you register, you will receive a calendar invite and session link. Individuals or small groups can be scheduled.

  • Session 1 includes an overview of Blackboard, Communication tools, Assignments, and Rubrics
  • Session 2 includes Testing in Blackboard and Respondus Products (LockDown Browser, Respondus 4.0, Respondus Monitor) and EAC Visual Data
  • Session 3 includes the Grade Center, Groups, Course Analytics, and Collaborate Ultra