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Accessibility Features in Blackboard Learn | Blackboard Help

The goal of Blackboard Learn is to provide an accessible platform for students and instructors for equal access to online courses. Instructors have …

Education Technology

Accessibility at Blackboard

Blackboard is fully committed to delivering product experiences that conform to the highest levels of global accessibility standards. We know that a …

edtech

Make your PowerPoint presentations accessible

Windows: Best practices for making PowerPoint presentations accessible<p>The following table includes key best practices for creating PowerPoint …

Visual Design

Creating accessible PDFs in Adobe Acrobat

Workflow for creating accessible PDFs<p>At a high level, the process of creating accessible PDFs consists of a few basic stages:<p>These stages are …

Web Development

Accessibility features in PDFs

A document or application is <i>accessible</i> if people with disabilities, such as mobility impairments, blindness, and low vision, can use it. …

Software

Create and verify PDF accessibility, Acrobat Pro

Acrobat tools make it easy to create accessible PDFs and check the accessibility of existing PDFs. You can create PDFs to meet common accessibility …

Visual Design

Make your Word documents accessible

Windows: Best practices for making Word documents accessible<p>The following table includes key best practices for creating Word documents that are …

Visual Design

Course Tools Help - Course Tools / Blackboard Help - ICT - University of Saskatchewan

U of S Course Tools / Blackboard is a web-based course management system that makes it easy for instructors to distribute materials, provide …

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Impact and student use of lecture recording

<i> Lecture recording is becoming more established in Higher Education with 71% of institutions reporting using it in 2016 (UCISA, 2016) and many moving</i> …

Assessment Essentials

The Assessment Lifecycle and its 9 themes forms the basis for the framework and is presented in a cyclical fashion to emphasise the iterative nature …

Accessibility Tools

The Office of E-Learning works with the Learning Access Program (LAP) to create a welcoming environment for students who need accommodations. Any …

Accessibility of Online Content

As an instructor, you are required to ensure that the content used in your online classes are accessible to all students. Disability Services and …

Meeting the Minimum Expectations #1 Introduction

Technology has become part of everyone’s learning experience at universities globally. The use of VLEs has become fully established, and the range of …

Education Technology

Rolling over your material to your new course for 2017/18

Follow up<p>11. You will receive a screen telling you that your request has been queued and that you will receive an email telling you when this has …

UK Universities

Ten Top Tips for a Successful Start to the New Academic Year

Access to Blackboard courses is controlled using information in the central “Banner” database maintained by Student Services.<p>Faculties list in Banner …

AA Gill turns his eloquence to a description of the Morris men

Twenty minutes from the airport is Thaxted. It crawls up a hill. Georgian and Victorian rural cottages and shops lean on each other for support. The …

Compare Blackboard App and Mobile Learn | Blackboard Help

What's the difference?<p>The Blackboard app for students is especially for students. The app's modern design helps you efficiently complete coursework. …

edtech

Bloom's Digital Taxonomy Verbs [Infographic]

When using Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy (a revised take on Bloom’s devised by educator Andrew Churches), it helps to have a list of verbs to know what …

LSE 2020 Vision

<b>Introduction</b><p>Launched in 2016, the LSE 2020 project seeks to discuss, debate and engage with students about what teaching and learning with technology …

London School of Economics

AnswerGarden »

What is AnswerGarden<p>AnswerGarden is a new minimalistic feedback tool. Use it for real time audience participation, online brainstorming and classroom …

Education Technology

TLC2016 - Submit work here

Presenter: Joseph Gliddon<p>Organisation: Bristol University<p>Description: This session explores work implemented over several years at the University of Bristol to develop a scalable workflow for coursework assessment and feedback online.<p>The workflow combines technical and pedagogic planning to support …

pedagogic

Electronic Management of Assignments

From September 2016, we’re changing the way we handle assignments online. First, <i>we are not doing away with Turnitin</i> – but we will be using it …

Education

Minerva Support : 2017 Rollover

2018 Rollover<p>Guide for Instructors<p>Rollover is a process whereby we create new modules and copy as much content as possible into them from the …