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 Blackboard Training - 2014

Below you will find a table listing all Blackboard Training Courses offered for Summer 2014 to those High School Instructors who are scheduled to teach a course requiring blackboard.

Please send all training requests to the Talent Development mailbox at or contact Deb Kraemer at 920-498-6840.

Training Requests will need to include the following: 

  • Full name

  • NWTC ID # (if you know it)

  • Contact information (e-mail address or phone #)

  • Course Title and number

  • Session number (or date and time)

Blackboard Training - 2014
Course ID Session  Title  Date  Time 
BB043F  6 Blackboard: Building Content  8/18/2014 12:30-2:00 pm 
BB043F  7 Blackboard: Building Content  8/20/2014 2:30-4:00 pm 
BB043F  8 Blackboard: Building Content  8/21/2014 12:30-2:00 pm 
BB043F  10 Blackboard: Building Content  8/22/2014 8:30-10:00 am 
BB043F  12 Blackboard: Building Content  8/26/2014 4:30-6:00 pm 
BB043F  13 Blackboard: Building Content  8/27/2014 1:00-2:30 pm 
BB043F  14 Blackboard: Building Content  8/28/2014 4:30-6:00 pm 
BB043F  15 Blackboard: Building Content  9/3/2014 1:00-2:30 pm 
BB043F  17 Blackboard: Building Content  9/17/2014 3:00-4:30 pm 
BB043F  16 Blackboard: Building Content  10/22/2014 8:30-10:00 am 
BB044F  5 Blackboard: Grade Center 8/18/2014 2:00-3:30 pm 
BB044F  6 Blackboard: Grade Center 8/21/2014 2:00-3:30 pm 
BB044F  9 Blackboard: Grade Center 10/8/2014 3:00-4:30 pm 
BB044F  8 Blackboard: Grade Center 10/22/2014 10:00-11:30 am 
BB045F  5 Blackboard Assessments  8/18/2014 3:30-5:00 pm 
BB045F  6 Blackboard Assessments  8/21/2014 3:30-5:00 pm 
BB045F  7 Blackboard Assessments  10/22/2014 1:00-2:30 pm 
BB046F  6 Integrating Blackboard  9/25/2014 9:30-11:30 am 
BB046F  7 Integrating Blackboard  10/20/2014 1:30-3:30 pm 
BB046F  5 Integrating Blackboard  10/22/2014 2:30-4:30 pm 
BB046F  8 Integrating Blackboard  11/12/2014 8:30-10:30 am 

Blackboard: Building Content (1.5 hrs)

No previous Blackboard experience is required. In this 1.5 hour session, learners will interact with and be introduced to Blackboard Learn. We will cover navigation, content, grading and assessment at a high level. Questions are encouraged during this session.


Blackboard: Grade Center (1.5 hrs)

Prerequisite for this course is Blackboard: Building Content or equivalent. Attend this hands-on session to set up your gradebook for online, video conference, web enhanced or just face-to-face classes in Blackboard. Whether your course is based on weighted categories or total points, this is the session to attend to ensure the gradebook is set up to calculate the score properly.


Blackboard: Assessments (1.5 hrs)

Prerequisites for this course are Blackboard: Building Content and Blackboard: Grade Center or equivalent. Did you want to learn how to set up a test in Blackboard for your students to take online as practice or as the actual exam?

In this session you will learn:
* How to build a Test from scratch
* How to build a Survey from scratch
* How to import test questions using "Test Generator"
* How to set up a Test for the "Respondus Lock-Down Browser"
* How to build a Pool of questions to use anytime

Integrating Blackboard (2.0 hrs)

Prerequisites for this course are Blackboard: Building Content and Blackboard: Grade Center or equivalent.

Interested in further enhancing your Blackboard shell? Wanting to take your Blackboard content and delivery up a notch? If so then Integrating Blackboard is the course to take. Here we will share with you the next steps / tools and show you how to use them.

This course will cover the following Structure vs Instruction topics:
* Shell Structure and Lesson Planning
* Attendance (Starfish) and Student Engagement
* Journaling / Discussion Boards and Formative Assessment
* Assessments and Summative
* Expand on Shell Structure and Flipping Class Room
* Groups in Blackboard / Wiki and Collaborative Instruction
* Rubric and Rubric Assessment