|Blackboard Upgrades 9.1 2016|
LTU's Blackboard Learn 9.1 includes a number of features that improves the overall performance.
The overall “look and feel” of Blackboard has not changed but there are “features" enhancements that are included.
Blackboard for students will see some enhancements, but faculty will see more of the enhancements.
The table below lists the features and brief overview
|Feature||Description||Link for More Information|
|Student Preview for Instructors||Instructors can "turn on" a system generated student account and view course exactly as a student does||Student Preview|
|Safe Assignment Integration||
Safe Assignment is totally integrated with the Assessment option under Assignments.
Multiple Attempts of Safe Assignments is an option - separate assessment for drafts no longer needed.
|Grading and Improved SA Originality Report||
SA grading and View Originality Report incorporated within In-Line grading option
Originality Report updated with cleaner look
|Safe Assignment Grading|
New interface, easier access (CHROME) no downloads, launchers
Faculty - Student Preview
What does Student Preview allow you to see?
Safe Assignment Integration within Assessment
Creating a Safe Assignment assessment incorporated within the assessment option:
- Draft option - select "multiple attempts"
- Use InLine grading, access SA report, use a rubric, add comments, and grade
- Group attempts
Yes, existing Safe Assignment will continue to work (e.g., course imported content or course copied content)
Create a new assignment to fully take advantage of new options
Safe Assignment Tour Video