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Blackboard: Creating Assignments

Creating Assignments If you are grading student submitted files, the assignments tool saves time. When you create an assignment using the assignments tool, a Grade Center column is created automatically. From the Grade Center or Needs Grading page, you can see who has submitted their work. You can use the inline viewer and grade submissions
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Blackboard: Using SafeAssign

Blackboard Safe Assignment As part of the Blackboard Learn April 2014 upgrade, SafeAssign is now integrated into regular Blackboard Learn assignment tool. Use SafeAssign to review assignment submissions for plagiarism potential and create opportunities to help students identify how to properly attribute sources rather than paraphrase. SafeAssign is effective as both a deterrent and an
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Blackboard: SafeAssign – Originality Report

SafeAssign Originality Report A SafeAssign originality report provides detailed information about the matches found between a student's submitted paper and existing sources. Both instructors and students can use the report to review assignment submissions for plagiarism potential and create opportunities to identify how to properly attribute sources rather than paraphrase. When instructors create an assignment
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Blackboard: Understanding Safe Assign Reports

Understanding and Managing SafeAssign Reports: SafeAssign is a tool used to prevent plagiarism and to create opportunities to help students identify how to properly attribute sources. SafeAssign can be effective as both a deterrent and an educational tool. SafeAssign compares submitted assignments against a set of sources to identify areas of overlap between the submitted assignment
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Blackboard: Creating Online Tests & MCQs

Creating Online Tests & MCQs

Blackboard: Managing Tests In-Class

The information below should assist instructors to manage in-class tests taken via their module on Blackboard. It is important to issue specific instructions to students prior to them taking the test and to ensure that they understand what is expected of them before, during and after the test.
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Blackboard: Using Peer Assessment

Using Peer Assessment (WebPA) Introduction The purpose of this document is to provide guidelines to staff members in using WebPA, a peer assessment tool which is integrated with the Blackboard LMS. All WebPA activities can be managed through a Blackboard assessment. User and Group data along with Grades can be transferred between WebPA and Blackboard. Background
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Blackboard: Using Rubrics

Using Rubrics for Assessment A rubric is an assessment tool listing evaluation criteria for an assignment. A rubric divides the assigned work into parts and provides clear descriptions of the characteristics of the work associated with each part, at varying levels of skill. You can use a rubric to communicate the assignment requirements and acceptable

Blackboard: Using Badges

Using Badges (Achievements) Instructors can create opportunities for you to earn recognition for your accomplishments. These opportunities are called achievements. When you complete them, you earn a reward in the form of badges and certificates. You can see which rewards you've earned and what is required to receive more rewards. You will have insight into

Blackboard: Bb Grader App

Using Bb Grader App for Assessment Blackboard Grader App provides teachers with a mobile solution to conveniently measure student success anytime, anywhere. With Bb Grader, teachers use their iPads to review, provide feedback, and ultimately grade submitted Blackboard Learn assignments from within the app. Features