CITOL Workshops

  • The following workshops are available to all UMES Faculty & Staff. Please keep an eye out for the invites in your email inbox.


    UPCOMMING WORKSHOPS Fall 2017 & Winter 2018


    Date

     

     Day

     

     Time

     

     Workshop Title

     
     Nov.   8th    Wednesday         2 pm -  3 pm    Blackboard Content Collection  
     Nov. 12th    Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Safe Assign  
     Nov. 16th    Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Grading and Responding to Assignments  
     Nov. 30th    Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Tests  
     Jan. 18th     Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Grade Book - Organizing Columns, Smart Views and Color Code  
         Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Grade Book - Categories, Calculated Columns and Schemas  





    PAST WORKSHOPS


                   

    Date

     

     Day

     

     Time

     

     Workshop Title

     
                     
     Aug. 17th     Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Course Copy and Date Management tool  
     Aug. 23rd    Wednesday        10 am - 11 am    Blackboard Course Copy and Date Management tool  
     Aug. 24th    Thursday         1 pm -  2 pm     Blackboard Discussion Board  
     Aug. 25th    Friday        11 am - 12 pm     Blackboard Safe Assign  
     Aug. 28th    Monday          1 pm -  2 pm     Blackboard Course Copy and Date Management tool  
     Aug. 30th     Wednesday          3 pm -  4 pm     Blackboard Safe Assign   
     Sept. 7th 
       Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Creating Assignments in Blackboard  
     Sept. 11    Monday     2.30 pm - 3.30 pm     Creating Assignments in Blackboard  
     Sept. 13st 
       Wednesday         2 pm -  3 pm    Blackboard Collaborate  
     Sept. 21st     Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Email, Message Tool and Announcements  
     Sept. 25st     Monday        2 pm -  3 pm    Getting Started with ECHO360  
     Sept. 28st     Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 2: Discussion Board  
     Oct. 4th     Wednesday       10 am - 11 pm    Setting Tests to use the LockDown Browser  
     Oct. 5th    Thursday       2 pm - 3 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Discussion Boards  
     Oct. 9th    Monday       2 pm - 3 pm    Posting Midterm Grades on Blackboard  
     Oct. 11th    Wednesday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Collaborate  
     Oct. 12th    Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Calculating Grades  
     Oct. 16th    Monday       2 pm - 3 pm    Getting Started with ECHO360  
     Oct. 19th    Thursday       11 am - 12 pm    Blackboard Series 1: Creating Assignments  



















    Summer Series 2017

    Each day the workshops will be held from 9 am - 12 pm & 1 - 3 pm

    July 27 - Exams & ePortfolios

    This workshop will give an overview of CITOL department, products, and services we offer to make faculty life easier. It will then include Blackboard Exams and ePortfolios with some hands on exercises.

    July 31 - NEW ECHO360

    Overview & hands on training. This tool is more than just a lecture capture tool. Find out all the new features along with how you can enhance your courses by giving your students interactive learning and in return the instructor has access to some execellent analytical data.

    August 1 - Rubrics & Grading, Grade Book, & SafeAssign 

    This workshop will include hands on exercises and cover Grading Rubrics, Grading, The Grade Center and SafeAssign Plagiarism tool.