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Training Opportunities

  • Skill Builder Boot Camp

    Everything you need to know about Blackboard in 2 days!
    Tuesday, January 24, All Day
    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...
    Posted: October 27, 2016 2:25 PM
  • Getting to Know the New Qwickly Attendance Tool in Bb

    Join Us for a Webinar
    Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Take the pain out of tracking and grading student attendance with Qwickly Attendance. This robust course tool enables faculty to take attendance that is automatically graded in the Blackboard...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:17 AM
  • Skill Builder: Course Management

    Monday, January 30, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Skill Builder workshops focus on core components of Blackboard. They are intended for novice users of the learning management system (LMS) who need to learn how to use core components &...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:41 AM
  • Getting to Know the New Qwickly Attendance Tool in Bb

    Join Us for a Workshop
    Friday, February 3, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Take the pain out of tracking and grading student attendance with Qwickly Attendance. This robust course tool enables faculty to take attendance that is automatically graded in the Blackboard...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:20 AM
  • All About Clickers

    Join Us for a Webinar
    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    This workshop is designed to introduce faculty to the instructional possibilities of the student response systems (clickers) and their integration with Blackboard. The student response system is...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:25 AM
  • Skill Builder: Blackboard Collaborate

    Monday, February 13, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Skill Builder workshops focus on core components of Blackboard. They are intended for novice users of the learning management system (LMS) who need to learn how to use core components &...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:53 AM
  • Creating Accessible Documents

    Join Us for a Workshop
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Creating accessible documents is essential so that all are able to interact with course documentation. In this session participants will explore Microsoft Word features and how to design for those...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:29 AM
  • Skill Builder: Building Course Content

    Friday, February 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Skill Builder workshops focus on core components of Blackboard. They are intended for novice users of the learning management system (LMS) who need to learn how to use core components &...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:45 AM
  • The Online and Hybrid Learning Experience

    Join Us for a Faculty Led Workshop!
    Monday, February 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Offering various types of course formats is essential for meeting the needs of certain student populations. Liz Stanwyck, a lecturer in the Mathematics and Statistic department and Daniel Jenkins,...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:32 AM
  • Going Beyond the Discussion Board: A Look at VoiceThread

    Join Us for a Faculty Led Workshop!
    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slideshow that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in several ways – text, voice, audio file, or...
    Posted: January 12, 2017 8:37 AM