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Bulk Purchase: Learn Teaching and Learning

Learn More Online

ONLINE

Learn More Online provides a way to train faculty in a flexible way and budget training expenses in advance. The online courses cover a variety of topics in two different modes to accommodate diverse learning preferences and busy teaching schedules.

Learn More Together

ONSITE

Learn More Together provides a way to train faculty and budget training dollars in advance. The onsite course provides two certification training programs as well as an instructor training camp to address targeted training topics.

Learn Everything

ONSITE/ONLINE

Learn Everything combines the Learn More Online and Learn More Together trainings into a comprehensive program incorporating several modes of delivery with different aspects of teaching within Blackboard Learn.

Learn GUI Administration

GUI Administrator Certification for Course Delivery

ONLINE

Through readings, recordings, activities, discussions, and tests, GUI Administrator Certification for Course Delivery prepares you to manage users, courses, settings, and system tools. In addition, you will learn how to extend your Blackboard Learn environment through Blackboard Building Blocks.

GUI Administrator Certification for Community Engagement

ONLINE

GUI Administrator Certification for Community Engagement introduces you to Community Engagement features and functions which are accessed through the System Administrator tab.

GUI Administrator Certification for Content Management

ONLINE

Through readings, recordings, activities, discussions, and tests, GUI Administrator Certification for Content Management introduces you to Content Management features and functions which are accessed through the System Administrator tab.

Learn Technical Administration

Building Block Essentials

ONSITE

Building Block Essentials online training introduces the client to Blackboard Building Blocks through readings, recordings, assignments, and assessments, and is designed to help the client master the course objective as well as self-sufficiency in Blackboard Building Block development activities.

Integrations Framework Online Course

ONLINE

The Integrations Framework Online Course provides Blackboard LearnTM Release 9.1 Service Pack 8 to clients and gives them the knowledge necessary to successfully implement the SIS Integration Framework tool.

Server Administrator Certification for Course Delivery

ONLINE

Server Administrator Certification for Course Delivery is a hybrid course prepares you to setup and manage a Blackboard LearnTM Course Delivery installation at the operating system level for Redhat Linux, Solaris Unix OS, as well as Windows OS.

Learn Teaching and Learning

Introduction to Learn Orientation: Introduction to Blackboard for Course Delivery

ONLINE / SELF-PACED

Introduction to Blackboard training course provides a self-paced introduction to the Blackboard Learn course environment. It highlights some of the instructional tools that can enhance student learning and save time for instructors.

Introduction to Learn Orientation: Getting Started with Blackboard

ONLINE (not included in certification)

Orientation: Getting Started with Blackboard (not included in certification) will teach you to work independently and collaboratively to investigate the opportunities and challenges of online teaching and learning and provide an introduction to the course environment from a student and instructor perspective.

Teaching and Learning Online Certification Series Part I: Building Courses

ONLINE

In Part I: Building Courses, you will learn the basics of building a course within Blackboard LearnTM.

Teaching and Learning Online Certification Series Part II: Enhancing Communication

ONLINE

Part II: Enhancing Communication teaches how to effectively use select communication tools to increase student engagement within a Blackboard LearnTM course.

Teaching and Learning Online Certification Series Part III: Assessing Learners

ONLINE

The main object of Part III: Assessing Learners is to learn how to deliver assignments and assess students in a Blackboard LearnTM course and identify key elements of successful online assignments.

Blackboard Learn Teaching Online Advanced Certification Series Part I: Monitoring Student Performance

ONLINE

Explore the tools and features in Part I: Monitoring Student Performance to help you monitor and evaluate student performance. Lessons follow a typical teaching cycle.

Blackboard Learn Teaching Online Advanced Certification Series Part II: Building Online Communities

ONLINE

Learn more about some of the advanced collaboration tools available within a Blackboard LearnTM course, as well as identify ways to plan, facilitate, and manage group work. in Part II: Building Online Communities.

Blackboard Learn Teaching Online Advanced Certification Series Part III: Designing Engaging Content

ONLINE

In Part III: Designing Engaging Content, you will learn new strategies for effectively designing, organizing, and presenting content to increase student success.

Teaching & Learning What's New

ONLINE

The Teaching & Learning What’s New training course is designed to get you up to date on the new features and enhancements in Blackboard LearnTM 9.1 Course Delivery from an instructor perspective. The course covers the latest features in April 2014 and October 2014 by providing an overview of each new tool along with videos demonstrating functionality and tip sheets.

xpLor End User Training

ONLINE

This xpLor End User Training course provides a self-paced introduction to using xpLor from the Blackboard Learn course environment. This course is designed for participants who already have a foundation in using Blackboard Learn to build courses.

Learn Administration

Academic Collaboration Administration

ONSITE

The Academic Collaboration Administration workshop introduces participants to the GUI based administrative features of Course Delivery, Community Engagement, and Content Management components of Blackboard LearnTM.

Course Delivery GUI Administration

ONSITE

The Course Delivery GUI Administration Workshop provides hands-on instruction and best practice discussions focused on managing Blackboard LearnTM through the graphical user interface (GUI).

Community Engagement Administration

ONSITE

Through the Community Engagement Administration you get your Blackboard Learning SystemTM Community Engagement License, which provides robust tools to deliver a more customized user experience.

Content Management Administration

ONSITE

The Content Management Administration workshop includes hands-on exercises where participants review the various display and configuration options, technical settings, and content management tools accessible through the Administrator Panel of Blackboard Learn.

Educational Program Development

Educational Program Development for Content Management

ONSITE

The Educational Program Development workshop for Blackboard Learn Content Management equips institutions with the knowledge, skills, and planning tools to effectively administer and teach with the Blackboard Learn Content Management technology.

Educational Program Development for Course Delivery

ONSITE

The Educational Program Development workshop for Blackboard LearnTM Course Delivery equips institutions with the knowledge, skills, and planning tools to effectively administer and teach with Blackboard Learn Course Delivery technology.

Adding Community Engagement and Content Management

From Course Delivery to Academic Collaboration

ONSITE

The Course Delivery to Academic Collaboration workshop introduces the new administrative, teaching, and learning features introduced in Blackboard LearnTM Content Management and Community Engagement technology.

What's New

What’s New in Academic Collaboration

ONSITE

The What’s New in Academic Collaboration workshop provides hands-on instruction for the GUI-based administrative and teaching and learning functions introduced in Blackboard LearnTM between a client’s previous version and the latest service pack.

What’s New in Course Delivery

ONSITE

The What’s New in Course Delivery workshop provides hands-on instruction covering the GUI based administrative and teaching & learning functions introduced in Blackboard LearnTM between a client’s previous version and the latest service pack.

What’s New in Community Engagement

ONSITE

In the What’s New in Community Engagement workshop module, participants will explore changes in tab configurations, configure notifications, among others.

What’s New in Content Management

ONSITE

What’s New in Content Management workshop provides intensive, hands-on instruction covering topics such as Overview of Content Management, End User Interface File Picker, and Supporting Blackboard Drive.

Learn Teaching and Learning

Academic Collaboration Essentials

ONSITE

The Academic Collaboration Essentials workshop provides instruction on the essential features and functions of Blackboard LearnTM 9.1. Participants learn how to organize and build a course online, monitor and assess student performance, and use communication tools to enhance interaction by participating in a variety of activities..

Course Delivery Essentials

ONSITE

This Course Delivery Essentials workshop provides instruction on how to recognize clear course navigation and how to set up your course to provide clear navigation for students.

Content Management Essentials

ONSITE

Through the Content Management Essentials course, participants will review document management and collaboration: uploading, tracking, permissions, versioning, passes, and searches, link to content from courses, and explore portfolios.

Using Blackboard to Enhance Teaching and Learning

ONSITE

Using Blackboard to Enhance Teaching and Learning provides hands-on instruction covering numerous course building, assessment, and communication tools available in Blackboard Learn. A variety of activities and best-practice discussions provide a very thorough understanding of how to efficiently manage teaching tasks and create dynamic learning environments for students.

Designing Exemplary Courses

ONSITE

Once instructors have mastered the features and functions of Blackboard Learn Course Delivery technology, they will be ready for advanced training on designing and constructing high-quality, instructionally sound courses in Designing Exemplary Courses.

K12 Getting Started Core

ONSITE

K12 Getting Started Core will take a “train-the-trainer” approach, preparing participants to transfer knowledge and mentor others after the workshop.

K12 Getting Started Flex

ONSITE

By the end of the K12 Getting Started Flex module, participants should be able to identify the key features and core functions of the Blackboard Learn user interface, and recognize what makes for clear course navigation.

Learn Administration Technical Training

Custom Theme TKT

ONSITE

The objective of the 3-Day onsite Custom Theme Technical Knowledge Transfer (TKT) is to provide Blackboard LearnTM 9.1 SP8 to clients with the knowledge necessary to successfully implement branding changes to the Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and to alter the presentation of colors and fonts in their institution’s Blackboard LearnTM theme. Integration Technical Knowledge Transfer

Integration Technical Knowledge Transfer

ONSITE

The SIS Integration Technical Knowledge Transfer (TKT) training provides a remotely delivered mentoring service to a client moving to the new SIS Integration Framework found in Blackboard LearnTM Release 9.1 Service Pack 8 and above from the Snapshot Controller. This service will provide the client with planning, auditing, guidance, scripting technique overview, troubleshooting, and a final report documenting the data integration process.

Building Block Technical Knowledge Transfer

ONSITE

This course on Blackboard Building Block Technical Knowledge Transfer service provides clients with the knowledge necessary to successfully build Blackboard LearnTM application extensions by providing a 3-day onsite workshop that includes information, technical exercises, development examples, and documentation so that clients becomes self-sufficient in their Blackboard Building Block development activities.

Open Database Technical Knowledge Transfer

ONSITE

The objective of the Open Database Reporting Technical Knowledge Transfer service is to provide clients with the knowledge necessary to successfully build Blackboard LearnTM reports by providing a 2-day onsite workshop or expanded remote delivery that includes documentation, technical exercises, ad-hoc queries, and a final report delivered by Blackboard Consulting that will enable the client to become self-sufficient in their Blackboard database and report generation activities.

System Administration Technical Knowledge Transfer

ONSITE

The System Administration Mentoring and Technical Knowledge Transfer service educates clients to successfully administer the Blackboard LearnTM system through a 3-day onsite workshop to help position the client team to become self-sufficient and effective at the management and administration of the Blackboard Learn system.

Authentication Framework TKT

ONSITE

The objective of the Authentication Framework Technical Knowledge Transfer (TKT) service is to provide knowledge on the functionality and capabilities of the Blackboard LearnTM Authentication Framework.

Licensed Materials

Free 30 Day Preview

ONLINE DOWNLOAD

In the Free 30 Day Preview, Blackboard Learn Training Materials are designed for institutions to use for instructor professional development or student orientation.

Face-to-Face Training Materials Package for Course Delivery

ONLINE DOWNLOAD

The Face-to-Face Training Materials Package provides all the resources you need to offer a comprehensive, in-person training program, that quickly and successfully prepares faculty to design and teach using the Blackboard LearnTM - Course Delivery* technology. Materials are professionally developed and carefully sequenced to build on previously learned skills, promoting instructor confidence.

Online Training Series Materials Package for Course Delivery

ONLINE

With this ready-to-use series of online training courses like Online Training Series Materials Package for Course Delivery, your faculty will learn the skills necessary to design and teach online courses. In addition, they will gain valuable experience as an online learner. Participants will develop hands-on knowledge of available communication, content, and evaluation tools.

Training Materials Package for Content Management

ONLINE

This Training Materials Package provides the resources you need to quickly and successfully offer a comprehensive training program that prepares faculty and students to effectively use Blackboard Learn Content Management. The materials are professionally developed and flexible enough to meet the needs of all your faculty and students.

Student Orientation Course

ONLINE

The Student Orientation Course provides the resources you need to quickly and successfully offer a comprehensive online training program that prepares students to operate in the Blackboard course environment. The Orientation Course is customizable, professionally developed, and carefully sequenced to provide a path to success for student users.

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