Blackboard is a web-based educational tool that provides a better communication between class members and faculty, adds various pedagogical benefits and enables student - centered teaching approaches. Some of the features are discussion boards, chats, on-line examination, etc. BlackBoard can be accessed here: BlackBoard login page.
NEW: Blackboard 9 (https://www.courses.maine.edu) is here for use in developing courses.
Blank shells have been created for all of your upcoming courses within Blackboard 9 already. When you login to Blackboard 9, you will see all of your courses right on the home page.
Resources for students:
Students, if you still have questions please contact or visit the Help Center: +1 207 581-2506.
Resources for instructors:
MAKING YOUR COURSE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS FOR THE SEMESTER
HOW TO COPY YOUR COURSE MATERIALS FROM THE PREVIOUS COURSE
If you still have questions please contact or visit the Faculty Development Center: +1 207 581-1925
SafeAssign, a part of Blackboard is the tool to check student papers for plagiarism. More info here!
Video tutorial: Creating a SafeAssignment
Working in the Course Environment
Building Course Content
Using the Discussion Board
Managing Group Work
Blogs and Journals
Announcements and Scheduling
Tests, Surveys, and Pools
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