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The Office of Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) will design workshops, on request, on topics related to teaching and learning using technology. In addition, we offer regularly scheduled workshops on a wide range of teaching and learning issues.

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Live to the Desktop Blackboard Workshops – All Campuses

All Live to the Desktop Blackboard Workshops will be online in Blackboard Collaborate. Registration is not required.

Captioned archives of the Spring 2016 presentations will be available on the Faculty Resources page, under the "Live to the Desktop / Blackboard Presentations" section later in the semester. You may also view captioned archives of Live to the Desktop presentations from previous semesters.

Learn how to prepare your computer and interact during the presentation.

Access the live presentation here, in Blackboard Collaborate

  • Blackboard Collaborate – Basic | February 16 | 12 – 1 p.m.*
  • How to Create & Manage Extra Credit, Complete/Incomplete and More in Grade Center | February 17 | 11 – 11:30
  • Review of Quality Matters Standards | February 23 | 12 – 1 p.m.*
  • Import an Exam from Microsoft Word into Blackboard Using Respondus 4.0 Test Generator | February 25 | 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Explore Google Apps | March 2 | 1 – 2 p.m.*
  • Grade Center Shortcuts: Focus with Setting up Smart Views | March 3 | 3 – 3:30 p.m.
  • Blackboard Rubrics and Inline Grading | March 7 | 1 – 2 p.m.*
  • Tips for Success in the Online Environment | March 22 | 12 – 1 p.m.*
  • Blackboard Collaborate – Advanced | March 28 | 12 – 1 p.m.*
  • Blackboard Rubrics for Grading: Build it Once, Use it Again | April 1 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
  • Poster Design Basics | April 5 | 12 – 1 p.m.*
  • Blackboard: The Grade Center Statistics & Reports | April 11 | 1 – 2 p.m.*
  • Using Blackboard Collaborate for Student Peer Review | April 12 | 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Respondus and LockDown Browser | April 20 | 1 – 2 p.m.*
  • Do you See What Your Students See in Your Course? Enter the Student Preview Mode | April 26 | 12:30 – 1 p.m. 
  •  Getting Ready for Next Semester | April 27 | 12 – 1 p.m.*

*Offered jointly with the Houston Office of Technology

Blackboard Open Labs – All Campuses

Join us in a computer lab to participate, experiment, observe, or practice using Blackboard. A facilitator from our office will be there to address your specific questions and challenges. Registration is not required.

Denton 

  • February 16 | 2 – 3 p.m. | ACT 503
  • March 22 | 2 – 3 p.m. | ACT 503
  • April 21 | 2 – 3 p.m. | ACT 503

Dallas 

  • April 12 | 12 – 1 p.m. | Room 6700
  • May 17 | 1 – 2 p.m. | Room 6700

Houston

  • March 2 | 12 – 1 p.m. | Room 6112
  • April 27 | 1 - 2 p.m. | Room 6112

10th Annual Academic Success Lecture - Save the Date!

Friday, April 29, 2016

This year's lecturer will be Dr. Eric Mazur. More information will be coming later this semester!

Specialized Workshops

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