Upcoming Blackboard Workshops: End of the Semester Process & More

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END OF THE SEMESTER PROCESS

In these drop-in training sessions, faculty will review the best practices for closing out semester courses: making courses unavailable, archiving a course, and downloading grades.

Date & Time Location Leader
Tues.  12/9 10:30 AM-12:00 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201 Mernathan Sykes
Tues. 12/9  2:30 PM-4:30 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201 Judy Springer
Thurs. 12/11  10:30 AM-12:00 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201 Mernathan Sykes
Thurs. 12/11 12:00 PM-1:00 PM West Allis Campus, 350 Erin Dischler
Thurs. 12/11 12:00 PM-1:00 PM Mequon Campus, B220 Stephanie McKennie
Mon. 12/15  2:30 PM-4:30 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201A Judy Springer
Tues. 12/16 10:30 AM-12:00 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201A Mernathan Sykes
Thurs. 12/18  1:00 PM-4:00 PM Oak Creek Campus, A206 Doni Bartley
Thurs. 12/18 10:30 AM-12:00 PM Milwaukee Campus, M201A Mernathan Sykes

USING THE QWICKLY TOOL

In this one hour workshop, faculty will review how to use Blackboard’s Qwickly tool to manage their course availability and send announcements or email to students enrolled in courses.

Date & Time Location Leader
Wed. 12/10 12:00 PM-1:00 PM Mequon Campus, B220 Stephanie McKennie

DOWNLOADING THE GRADE BOOK

In this one hour workshop, faculty will review how to download a Blackboard course’s Grade Center as an easy-to-review Excel file.

DATE & TIME LOCATION LEADER
Tues. 12/16  10:00 AM-11:00 AM Mequon Campus, A129 Stephanie McKennie

Introducing Qwickly – A New Tool for Faculty

On the Employee tab in Blackboard, faculty will now find a Qwickly module containing tools to simplify the workflow of common tasks. In just a few mouse clicks, you can manage course availability and send class announcements or emails from one central location. To learn more about this new feature, please see our simple tutorial.