As was shared in the Spring All Faculty Meeting on Friday, April 26, I offer you an update on the progress of the project to upgrade/replace our current version of BlackboardLearn. As a reminder, we are evaluating three LMS possibilities for the future at Chapman: Brightspace, Blackboard Ultra, and Canvas. In the fall semester we
On April 18th from 9am to 11am join Educational Technology Services as we continue the conversation on the future of learning management systems and web accessibility. From 9am to 10am hear from several faculty members who have been trying out alternatives to Blackboard Learn and have experience teaching their courses using a different learning
Faculty, administrators, and students are coming closer to making a campus-wide decision. We had faculty and students experience 3 different “modern” learning management systems (LMSs) during Interterm and Spring and we are now extending this offering into Fall, 2019. In the Fall, we will also be exploring integration option for our new Blackboard Ally accessibility tool.
Beginning Saturday, March 23, 2019 between the hours of 11 PM – 4 AM Blackboard Learn will be performing maintenance that will disrupt service. Please mark your calendar and expect a service interruption during this maintenance window. Blackboard Learn will be down, including any integrations accessed through Blackboard Learn, such as Turnitin. Please review any
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An Important Message from Blackboard: Effective March 29, 2019 the Blackboard BbGrader App will no longer be supported. Bb Grader will be removed from the Apple App Store and support will cease to service on March 29th, 2019 in all markets. This discontinuation furthers the progress we’ve made across our product portfolio to simplify, consolidate, and
Can’t join us in person at the Tech Hub. Join us remotely from your laptop or tablet! Zoom Video Conference Link *NEW* Additional Bb Ally Guest Event with Dr. John Scott @ Rinker Campus! DATE: Thursday, March 7 TIME: 1:00pm-2:00 pm LOCATION: RINKER 94-130 BYOD: Bring your own laptop! Or let us know firstname.lastname@example.org Join
2019 JanCon Companion Website Resources The sixth annual JanCon 2019 concluded, but there are still resources available! You’re invited to visit our website to discover what 72 colleagues (+15 online participants) found of interest! KEYNOTE: Dr. Curt Bonk Education 20/20 meets Education 4.0: Visions of Our Changing Learning World! FACULTY PANEL: Tales from the Field Interactive
Blackboard Learn isn’t the only learning management system (LMS) out there! Want to discover what else is possible? Come to our Hands-on Learning Management Sandbox Events and Accessibility Panels. TUE 2/12 1:00pm – 2:00pm Attallah Piazza FRI 2/22 12:00pm to 1:30pm Pralle Lecture Hall, Beckman Hall 104 Town Hall: “The Future of Blackboard Learn – Upgrade it
Town Hall: “The Future of Blackboard Learn – Upgrade it or Replace it?” We will be holding a Town Hall meeting on Friday, February 22, 2019, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Pralle Lecture Hall, Beckman Hall 104 on the subject of options for updating or replacing Blackboard Learn. This University-wide Town Hall