SHSU Online How-to Sessions – August 2015

The fall 2015 semester is upon us!  Make sure you are ready for your Blackboard students this fall with these courses geared to help you succeed:

Session Name Location | Date – Time
Designing Engaging Content |MORE| Fully Online
Blackboard Learn: Bootstrap |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/10 @ 1pm
ProctorFree – Online Proctoring for Blackboard Exams & Quizzes |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/13 @ 1pm
Blackboard Learn: Bootstrap |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/14 @ 10am
Kaltura: Lecture Capture in Blackboard |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/17 @ 1pm
Blackboard Learn: 1st Week Strategies |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/18 @ 1pm
ProctorFree – Online Proctoring for Blackboard Exams & Quizzes |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/19 @ 1pm
ProctorFree – Online Proctoring for Blackboard Exams & Quizzes |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/20 @ 10am
Blackboard Learn: 1st Week Strategies |MORE| MURFF 112 | 8/25 @ 1pm

Visit our how-to session sign-up page and enroll today!

New for August

BB 1st Week – Studies have shown that the first week of an online course is key for your students. The activities and interactions that take place in that first week can influence the rest of the semester. There are strategies that you can employ that ensure that the start of your course that will help you and your students have a successful learning journey. This one-hour session will outline activities, ideas and strategies you can use during the first week of your course.

Blackboard Bootstrap – This 90 minute session is for those folks who may be a little behind the 8-ball when it comes to Blackboard skills, but still need to use Blackboard when the semester starts.  Learn how to put content into your course, communicate with your students and assess their progress.  Bring your digital assets with you and be ready to get to work!

Visit our how-to session sign-up page and enroll today!

Assessment Protection and Lecture Capture!

As part of our continued effort to ensure you are able to protect the integrity of your online assessments and add a video/lecture capture element to your courses we are offering ProctorFree assessment protection courses as well as Kaltura Lecture Capture sessions.

ProctorFree – Online Proctoring for Blackboard Exams and Quizzes – This one hour session covers how to use ProctorFree for your online exams & quizzes in Blackboard. ProctorFree is an on-demand, automated online proctoring service that deters cheating in an online testing environment. Using biometric and machine learning technologies, ProctorFree has eliminated the need for a human proctor during testing. This innovative technology creates a convenient testing option for distance education students and increases the credibility of online certificates and degrees for higher education institutions.

Kaltura: Lecture Capture in Blackboard – Adding video to our Blackboard course just became easier!  This 60-90 minute session covers how to add video to your Blackboard course using the Kaltura Mashup tool.  Attendees will learn how to record and upload video from their webcam as well as capture what is on their own computer screen (PowerPoints etc.).

Visit our how-to session sign-up page and enroll today!

Fully Online

Blackboard Learn: Designing Engaging Content This self-paced, completely online, Designing Engaging Content course is put together so that SHSU instructors learn strategies for effectively designing and organizing content to increase student engagement within Blackboard courses.

Visit our how-to session sign-up page and enroll today!

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