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Micah Orloff July 7, 2009 For audio call Toll Free 1 - 888-886-3951 and use PIN/code 893737 What's New on Blackboard: Exploring the Grade Center
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How to use VoIP 1) To listen, adjust your speaker volume (left bottom of window) 2) To speak youll need a microphone or USB headset. a) First, run the audio wizard Tools/Audio/Audio Setup Wizard. b) Second, press on the mic icon when it is free (release when finished speaking)
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Use on above toolbar What Version of A. 7.x B. 8.x C. 9.x D. Other (CE, Vista) or not on Bb?
Version 7.x Gradebook Issues/concerns Features lacking?
Grade Center (v8.x and later) Efficient Grading Web 2.0 (ish) Interface Central Grid for most functions Customization Smart Views Interactive/Non Interactive Powerful Analysis Calculated Columns Reports/Notification
Efficient Grading Action BarEnter Directly Grade Information Bar
Customization Freeze Columns Hide Columns Drag and Drop Maneuverability Make changes in batch
Customization: Smart Views Create a Smart View to see Grade Center data which matches defined criteria such as group membership or performance.
Customization: Other Views Interactive (Default) Non-Interactive for Accessibility
Powerful Analysis: Calculated Columns Columns specifically for performing functions
Powerful Analysis: Reports Generate easy to create, customizable reports that can be printed and include custom data elements
Powerful Analysis: Notification Quickly email selected/ all participants without having to leave the Grade Center
Powerful Analysis: Grade History Maintains all data for grade submissions
Use the buttons in the toolbar to provide your answer
What is the name of the Evaluation tool in Bb? A. Gradesheet B. Gradebook C. Grade Center
What version uses the Grade Center? A. 8.x B. 9.x C. Both A and B
Create a _______ to see Grade Center data which matches defined criteria such as group membership or performance. A. Interactive View B. Non-Interactive View C. Smart View
Getting Started with the Grade Center (PDF) Getting Started with the Grade Center Bb Knowledge Base – Grade Center (HTML) Bb Knowledge Base – Grade Center Creating a Grade Center Column-v9 (SWF) Creating a Grade Center Column-v9 Determining Grades and Exemptions (SWF) Determining Grades and Exemptions Analyzing Grades (SWF) Analyzing Grades Customizing Grade Center (SWF) Customizing Grade Center Additional Resources
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Evaluation Survey Link http://tinyurl.com/ONEeval-09Su-Bbgrades
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