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Blackboard session timeout »

There has been a problem discovered when opening a second tab in Blackboard from 'my.vcu.edu'. This could result in session timeout when taking an assessment (test, quiz, etc)... This problem will be resolved with a planned upgrade on December 20th, 2017. Workaround Have students access Blackboard from 'https://blackboard.vcu.edu' instead of 'my.vcu . . .

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 http://www.respondus.com/pro . . .

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 . . .

Blackboard Instructor-led Online Training Opportunities »

Six Blackboard instructor-led online training opportunities are scheduled. Email blackboard@vcu.edu if you have any questions. To Register -- http://training.vcu.edu/course.asp?Keyword=Blackboard&Sponsor=TS&Category=All&Audience=All&Campus=On&trainingType=1 ------------------------------------------------------------------- . . .

Blackboard Components to be Updated 3/9/2015, 2am-6am »

Blackboard building blocks will be updated Monday, March 9, 2015, from 2:00am until 6:00am. There will be a brief interruption in access to the components being updated (and any that are related to them), therefore it is recommended that you NOT submit assignments, take quizzes or enter grades during this time. Note: the Blackboard system WILL still . . .

February Respondus and StudyMate Training Webinars »

LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent Cheating During Exams February 11, 3pm EST / 12pm PST February 27, 12pm EST / 9am PST Respondus 4.0: Create & Manage Exam Content February 12, 3pm EST / 12pm EST StudyMate: Engage Students with Learning Activities and Games February 18, 3pm EST / 12pm EST Each 45-minute session provides . . .

Blackboard Components to be Updated 2/9/2015, 2am-6am »

Blackboard building blocks will be updated Monday, February 9, 2015, from 2:00am until 6:00am. There will be a brief interruption in access to the components being updated (and any that are related to them), therefore it is recommended that you NOT submit assignments, take quizzes or enter grades during this time. Note: the Blackboard system WILL st . . .

Respondus/StudyMate Webinars »

"Using the Test Bank Network and Respondus 4 to Create Online Exams" Over 6,000 test banks from dozens of the leading publishers are available from the Respondus Test Bank Network.  There’s something for everyone! Wednesday, January 28, 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST - Register "Instructor Training: Using the Respondus Test Bank Network to Quickly . . .

Updating Turning Technologies Building Block in Blackboard »

The Turning Technologies Blackboard building block will be updated Wednesday, January 7, 2015, from 1:45pm until 2:45pm. There will be a brief interruption in access to the components being updated (and any that are related to them), therefore it is recommended that you NOT submit assignments, take quizzes or enter grades during this time. Note: the . . .

Blackboard Components to be Updated 1/5/2015, 2am-6am »

Blackboard building blocks will be updated Monday, January 5, 2015, from 2:00am until 6:00am. There will be a brief interruption in access to the components being updated (and any that are related to them), therefore it is recommended that you NOT submit assignments, take quizzes or enter grades during this time. Note: the Blackboard system WILL stil . . .

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