A Cheat Sheet to Panopto’s Integration with Blackboard Learn

As our university continues its transition to Panopto from Tegrity, I thought I’d share how the Blackboard Integration works since there isn’t much information available […]

Force Panopto to SSO With Blackboard When Not Using a Tool Link

Problem As our university migrates to Panopto, one issue we noticed is that students would have to authenticate twice when viewing a video embedded in […]

Getting Started With Blackboard Theme Customizations

To get started with customizing your Blackboard theme, you’ll first need to download the original theme and create a custom.css file. Download the Original Theme […]

Setting the External Grade in Blackboard

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Adding Alternate Text to Images in Blackboard Learn

Adding alternative text (“alt text”) to an image provides a textual version of the graphic. This is beneficial for screen readers as it’ll be able to verbally describe […]

Creating Accessible Tables in Blackboard

Setting the Row Header Highlight the row that will serve as the header. Click the Table Row Properties Icon. Select Header from the Row Type […]

Blackboard Test Taking Tips

Follow the tips below to minimize your chance of experiencing technical problems when completing your test. Important Information Do NOT use your browser’s Back or […]

Blackboard Quick Tip: Grade Center’s ‘Hide Other Rows’

Use the ‘Hide Other Rows’ feature in Grade Center to easily view a single student’s grades. Hide Other Rows From your Grade Center, click the chevron […]

Our Q2 2017 Learn Upgrade Communication Plan

This post was originally posted on the Blackboard Community Site. Our university is currently scheduled to have a major Learn Upgrade this December, so I […]

How We’re Customizing the Learn 2016 Theme

As part of our Spring 2018 Blackboard Upgrade, we’re launching the Learn 2016 theme. Below are some code snippets on adjustments we made to our […]

Blackboard Workaround: New Box View and Safari

Issue Instructors attempting to use the New Box View tool for annotations are currently unable to when using Safari or the Bb Grader App. Workaround […]

Is The LMS A Distraction In EdTech Futurology?

The perpetual brawl in the US higher ed LMS market makes headlines everywhere. Meanwhile, the growth of the global EdTech industry dwarfs the stakes. If […]

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