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Instructional Design and Technology in Education

August 19, 2016
by Heidi Olson
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Interactive presentation using Smithsonian Learning Lab

The Smithsonian Learning Lab is an interesting website where you can create interactive collections using media from the Smithsonian archives (over a million items) along with adding your own images or files (various image file formats as well as word … Continue reading

December 23, 2014
by Heidi Olson
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Extra credit assignments in Blackboard

What’s the best way to handle an extra credit assignment in Blackboard’s Grade Center? There are a couple of ways you can do this. These suggestions assume you are not weighting grades: Option 1: For the extra credit assignment set … Continue reading

September 23, 2008
by Heidi Olson
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Using Bulk Download in Blackboard

If you are using the assignment feature in Blackboard where student’s submit their assignments to you using the assignment link: >>View/Complete Assignment: Assignment Title You may find that the bulk download option is very helpful when managing student files. This … Continue reading