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Top Hat – New Student Response System »

VCU now has an official partnership with Top Hat, which will become the University’s supported Student Response System (SRS). Official communication about this will be coming from the provost office next week, but we wanted to share the news with you now. Top Hat is a cloud-based solution which offers many new features for classroom engagement, and . . .

Blackboard Workshops – Technology Fair 2016 »

Join us for one of our Blackboard Workshops at the Technology Fair: April 4 - Workshops - Student Commons, VA Room D (Monroe Park) 11:45a.m. - 12:15pm Blackboard Learn: An Overview of Current and Upcoming Features and Tools - In this 30-minute session, we will look at some new features and tools associated with Blackboard’s latest release (Q4 . . .

Blackboard Online Training Reminder »

Blackboard has 3 more online training sessions remaining available for Faculty to participate in. These sessions are conducted by a certified Blackboard person who is willing and capable of answering any question you throw at her. Remaining Sessions: Creating and Managing Assignment (February 8, 2016 at 8am to 10 am) - Register Creating and Managi . . .

Respondus Webinars »

"Prevent Cheating During Online Tests with LockDown Browser" Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom browser used by hundreds of schools to lock down a computer during an online test. When using LockDown Browser, students can't print, copy, visit other websites, or use other applications during an online test. This session will include an overview and d . . .

2016 Spring Blackboard Online Training Schedule »

**All courses taught by a certified Blackboard Training Consultant** Sessions will be recorded for later viewing To register go to Keyword: Blackboard Presenting Dynamic Content Wednesday (1/6/2016) 9:00am - 11:00am Content Management (CMS) Tuesday (1/12/2016) 2:00pm - 4:00pm Building Communities Online Thursday (1/28/2016) 3 . . .

Blackboard and the Use of Atomic Learning Presentation »

Learn the value of effectively using video in higher education classrooms. Live Presentation: Wednesday, October 13, 2015 @ 12PM ET / 11AM CT Join this October matinee presentation with host Jackie Hughes, Instructional Technology Coordinator, Ferris State University. You'll leave here having learned: How to use Atomic Learning's online vide . . .

LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Instructor Training »

LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Instructor Training Each 45-minute webinar provides a live demo, plus tips to get started using these applications to deter cheating during online exams. Wednesday, October 7th at 3 pm ET Thursday, October 15th at 8 pm ET Tuesday, October 20th at 2 pm ET Please Sign Up at . . .

Respondus Instructor Training »

Upcoming Sessions LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Instructor Training Wednesday, August 26th at 1 pm ET - Register Thursday, September 10th at 2 pm ET - Register Tuesday, September 22nd at 3 pm ET - Register Introduction to the Respondus Test Bank Network Tuesday, September 1st at 3 pm ET - Register Respondus 4.0: Instructor Trainin . . .

Upcoming Respondus Training Webinars »

"Instructor Training for LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent Cheating During Online Exams" This comprehensive training webinar is intended for instructors who plan to use LockDown Browser and/or Respondus Monitor with online exams. The session is 45 minutes, plus a Q&A period at the end. (Note: VCU does not have Respondus Monito . . .

Blackboard Instructor-led Online Training Opportunities »

Six Blackboard instructor-led online training opportunities are scheduled. Email if you have any questions. To Register -- ------------------------------------------------------------------- . . .


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