All workshops will be conducted as webinars. Attendees will receive an email with a link to join the webinar the day before it is scheduled.

Upcoming Workshops

Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 11 2021 2:00 P - May 11 2021 3:00 P

This workshop covers the basic of Blackboard. From uploading course materials to engaging a discussion board and grading student assignments, participants will watch click-by-click demonstrations and explore diverse ways faculty use Blackboard at GW.


Using Zoom in Blackboard

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 12 2021 2:00 P - May 12 2021 3:00 P

Instructors can use Zoom to conduct online meetings and virtual classes with students right from their Blackboard course. This webinar will cover setting up zoom in a Blackboard course and the various features to conduct a virtual class in zoom.


Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 18 2021 11:00 A - May 18 2021 12:00 P

This workshop covers the basic of Blackboard. From uploading course materials to engaging a discussion board and grading student assignments, participants will watch click-by-click demonstrations and explore diverse ways faculty use Blackboard at GW.


Using Zoom in Blackboard

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 18 2021 2:00 P - May 18 2021 3:00 P

Instructors can use Zoom to conduct online meetings and virtual classes with students right from their Blackboard course. This webinar will cover setting up zoom in a Blackboard course and the various features to conduct a virtual class in zoom.


Blackboard Collaborate Ultra: Live Virtual Classroom

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 19 2021 2:00 P - May 19 2021 3:00 P

Join in to discover the essentials of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, the synchronous virtual classroom tool, beginning with a general geography of the new and improved user interface and ending with an overview of breakout groups. Participants will leave the workshop with an understanding of features such as text and voice chat, PowerPoint slideshow delivery, and desktop sharing.


Blackboard: Assignments

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 20 2021 2:00 P - May 20 2021 3:00 P

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about creating assignments, submitting assignments as a student, and grading them. Participants will also learn about deployment options such as group assignment, Safeassign and availability.


Blackboard: Using Groups

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 24 2021 2:00 P - May 24 2021 3:00 P

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about setting up and using groups in Blackboard. Participants will learn how to enable and manage group tools as well as viewing and grading group activities such as assignments.


Blackboard: Discussion Boards

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Instructor: ITL Staff
Location: Webinar
Time: May 25 2021 11:00 A - May 25 2021 12:00 P

With online discussions, course members can replicate the robust discussions that take place in the traditional classroom. During this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice creating Forums, Forum Settings, and grading Forums.