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Skill Builder Boot Camp

Everything you need to know about Blackboard in 2 days!

Wednesday, June 14 through
Thursday, June 15
On Campus : ENGR 102

New to UMBC or teaching with Blackboard? Need to refresh your skills? Interested in an existing technology or resource?

The Skill Builder Boot Camp is a comprehensive 2-day workshop to provide hands-on training in core components of Blackboard and supporting technologies (Bb Collaborate, TechSmith Relay, etc.) available to faculty at UMBC. 

Our SU2017 schedule includes:


Day One

Day Two

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Getting Started in Blackboard
Hands-on

Communication Tools
Hands-on

10:00 - 10:45

Building Course Content
Hands-on

Bb Collaborate
Hands-on

11:00 - 11:45

Third-Party Integrations
Hands-on

Bb Assignments & Tests
Hands-on

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Lunch

Lunch

1:00 - 1:45

Screencasting Fundamentals
Hands-on

Grading & the Grade Center
Hands-on

2:00 - 2:45

Course Management
Hands-on

Learning Analytics
Hands-on

3:00 - 3:30

Bb Roadmap

Closing: ADP Course Designer


Space is limited to 12 participants for personalized support and hands-on opportunities to practice. Each day begins at 9 AM and ends at 4 PM. Lunch is provided.

Upon completion of the Skill Builder Boot Camp, faculty will receive a Certificate.

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