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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Getting_Started/Navigate_Inside_a_Course#course-menu Add a Tool to your Course Menu]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Getting_Started/Navigate_Inside_a_Course#course-menu Add a Tool to your Course Menu]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Course_Customization/Course_Tool_Availability Customizing Tool Availability in your Site]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Courses/Course_Customization/Course_Tool_Availability Customizing Tool Availability in your Site]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Course_Content/Create_Content/Create_Course_Materials/Link_to_Content_and_Tools#create-a-tool-link Add a tool in a Content Area]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Course_Content/Create_Content/Create_Course_Materials/Link_to_Content_and_Tools#create-a-tool-link Add a tool in a Content Area]
 
*[https://uwindsor.teamdynamix.com/TDClient/KB/ArticleDet?ID=13424 How do I hide unneeded courses?]
 
*[https://uwindsor.teamdynamix.com/TDClient/KB/ArticleDet?ID=13424 How do I hide unneeded courses?]
*[http://www1.uwindsor.ca/provost/sites/uwindsor.ca.provost/files/Digital%20Learning%20Resource%20Policy%20FINAL%20with%20link.pdf Is there a policy about using digital resources in my course that students have to pay for?]
 
 
*[[BbStarter_Strategies#Set_Course_Availability_.28formerly_LAUNCH_THIS_SITE_in_CLEW.29 |How do I make my site available for students?]]
 
*[[BbStarter_Strategies#Set_Course_Availability_.28formerly_LAUNCH_THIS_SITE_in_CLEW.29 |How do I make my site available for students?]]
 
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*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbworkshops Blackboard Training]
 
*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbworkshops Blackboard Training]
 
*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbhelp Submit a Service Request for Help]
 
*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbhelp Submit a Service Request for Help]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Announcements Announcements]  
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Messages Using Course Messages]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Messages Using Course Messages]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Discussions/Create_Discussions Create a Discussion Board]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Email Send an Email]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Email Send an Email]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Blackboard_Collaborate/Collaborate_Ultra Starting and Using a Virtual Classroom with Blackboard Collaborate - Ultra]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Blackboard_Collaborate/Collaborate_Ultra Starting and Using a Virtual Classroom with Blackboard Collaborate - Ultra]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Grade/Rubrics Providing Student Feedback with Rubrics]  
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Student_Preview Student Preview Tool]
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<div style="background-color:#B3B6B7;font-size:x-large;padding-top:5px; padding-bottom:5px; padding-left:10px">Specialized Topics for Getting Started</div>
 
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Course_Groups Creating Groups]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Course_Groups Creating Groups]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Course_Content/Release_Content How do I release content to specific people or groups?]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Course_Content/Release_Content How do I release content to specific people or groups?]
 
*[https://ctl2.uwindsor.ca/uview/show/E67042C0627D7534/ Export or Import Between Course sites (video 7:54)]
 
*[https://ctl2.uwindsor.ca/uview/show/E67042C0627D7534/ Export or Import Between Course sites (video 7:54)]
 
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*[http://mediawikibe.uwindsor.ca/wiki/index.php/Blackboard_User_Roles#How_to_Add_a_User_like_a_TA_Grader.2C_or_Lead_Teaching_Assistant How do I add TAs or other Instructors to my course?]
 
*[http://mediawikibe.uwindsor.ca/wiki/index.php/Blackboard_User_Roles#How_to_Add_a_User_like_a_TA_Grader.2C_or_Lead_Teaching_Assistant How do I add TAs or other Instructors to my course?]
 
*[[BbStarter_Strategies#Checklist_for_a_Quick_Start|Is there a Start of Semester checklist anywhere?]]
 
*[[BbStarter_Strategies#Checklist_for_a_Quick_Start|Is there a Start of Semester checklist anywhere?]]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Discussions/Create_Discussions#add-a-discussion-link-in-a-course-area How do I add a Discussion to my menu?]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Discussions/Create_Discussions#add-a-discussion-link-in-a-course-area How do I add a Discussion to my menu?]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Course_Groups How do I create groups?]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Course_Groups How do I create groups?]
 
*[[Essential_Bb_Videos_and_Articles| Is there a list of videos, which contain materials just to get started with Bb at UWindsor?]]
 
*[[Essential_Bb_Videos_and_Articles| Is there a list of videos, which contain materials just to get started with Bb at UWindsor?]]
 
*[[Prepare_Blackboard_Site_from_Previous_Blackboard_Site|How do I use my previous Blackboard site materials in a new course shell?]]
 
*[[Prepare_Blackboard_Site_from_Previous_Blackboard_Site|How do I use my previous Blackboard site materials in a new course shell?]]
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*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbworkshops Face-to-Face Training Options ]  
 
*[http://www.uwindsor.ca/bbworkshops Face-to-Face Training Options ]  
 
*[http://cleo.uwindsor.ca/workshops/86/ Online Self-Paced Courses]  
 
*[http://cleo.uwindsor.ca/workshops/86/ Online Self-Paced Courses]  
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Course_Content/Release_Content Controlled Release of Content - e.g. to a specific group]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Course_Content/Release_Content Controlled Release of Content - e.g. to a specific group]
 
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*[http://mediawikibe.uwindsor.ca/wiki/images/5/5d/GATAGuideFinalF19.pdf GA/TA Guide to Blackboard- printable pdf file]
 
*[http://mediawikibe.uwindsor.ca/wiki/images/5/5d/GATAGuideFinalF19.pdf GA/TA Guide to Blackboard- printable pdf file]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Accessibility Accessibility]
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*[https://.help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Course_Content Adding Course Content]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Course_Content/Release_Content Adaptive (Controlled) Release]  
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Course_Content/Release_Content Adaptive (Controlled) Release]  
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Announcements Announcements]  
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Announcements Announcements]  
 
*[[:Bb_Auto_Groups_Feature|Auto-Groups (Sections)]]
 
*[[:Bb_Auto_Groups_Feature|Auto-Groups (Sections)]]
 
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Virtual Classroom)]
 
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Virtual Classroom)]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Calendar Calendar]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Course_Customization Course Customization]  
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Messages Course Messages]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Email Email]
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*[http://www1.uwindsor.ca/provost/sites/uwindsor.ca.provost/files/Digital%20Learning%20Resource%20Policy%20FINAL%20with%20link.pdf U of W - Digital Learning Resources Policy]
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*[https://www.uwindsor.ca/ctl/sites/uwindsor.ca.provost/files/digital_learning_resource_policy_final_with_link.pdf U of W - Digital Learning Resources Policy]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Discussions Discussions]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Discussions Discussions]
 
*[https://ctl2.uwindsor.ca/uview/show/E67042C0627D7534/ Exporting and Importing between Courses (video 7:54)]
 
*[https://ctl2.uwindsor.ca/uview/show/E67042C0627D7534/ Exporting and Importing between Courses (video 7:54)]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Course_Groups Groups]
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*[[:Blackboard_User_Roles|Roles and Permissions for Users]]
 
*[[:Blackboard_User_Roles|Roles and Permissions for Users]]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Roster Roster]  
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*[[:Social_Media_Tips|Social Media Tips & Best Practices]]
 
*[[:Social_Media_Tips|Social Media Tips & Best Practices]]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Student_Preview Student Preview Tool]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Tests_Pools_Surveys Tests, Surveys and Pools]
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*[[:Videos|Video Uploading / Linking]]
 
*[[:Videos|Video Uploading / Linking]]
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLontYaReEU1tzu1T5gfiX-JQA5nBc3isN Video Playlist - All - Blackboard Learn - For Instructors]
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLontYaReEU1tzu1T5gfiX-JQA5nBc3isN Video Playlist - All - Blackboard Learn - For Instructors]
*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Collaboration_Tools/Virtual_Classroom Virtual Classroom - Blackboard Collaborate]
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*[https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Original/Interact/Collaboration_Tools/Virtual_Classroom Virtual Classroom - Blackboard Collaborate]
 
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Latest revision as of 19:00, 31 May 2021

Getting Started: Overview for GAs and TAs

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