Upcoming Workshops

Faculty Workshops

Workshops are available in person and online and are designed for GW instructors, teaching assistants, and staff supporting instruction. 
 
Face-to-face workshops are offered in the Instructional Technology Lab in Gelman Library, Room B05, and online workshops are held through Blackboard Collaborate. A link to the Blackboard Collaborate session will be emailed to registrants prior to the workshop.

Upcoming Workshops

Blackboard: Assignments

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 3 2020 11:00 A - Jun 3 2020 12:00 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: Administering a Test

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 11 2020 11:00 A - Jun 11 2020 12:00 P

In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a Blackboard Test and set it up for students, how to view and grade test results, and how to create and use question Pools. Along the way, you will also learn some best practices for using Blackboard tests as well as ways to deter cheating.


Blackboard: Administering a Test

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 15 2020 2:00 P - Jun 15 2020 3:00 P

In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a Blackboard Test and set it up for students, how to view and grade test results, and how to create and use question Pools. Along the way, you will also learn some best practices for using Blackboard tests as well as ways to deter cheating.


Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 16 2020 11:00 A - Jun 16 2020 12:00 P

This workshop covers the basics 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.


Creating Online Lectures

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 17 2020 11:00 A - Jun 17 2020 12:00 P

Enhance your online lectures with rich media. This workshop will cover the basics of online lecture creation using Powerpoint narration and Echo360 Capture. Participants will also learn how to make such lectures available to students on Blackboard.


Creating Online Lectures -

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 23 2020 11:00 A - Jun 23 2020 12:00 P

Enhance your online lectures with rich media. This workshop will cover the basics of online lecture creation using Powerpoint narration and Echo360 Capture. Participants will also learn how to make such lectures available to students on Blackboard.


Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 24 2020 11:00 A - Jun 24 2020 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.


Blackboard: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Instructor ITL Staff
Time Jun 24 2020 2:00 P - Jun 24 2020 3:00 P

Come discover the essentials of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, the new version of the synchronous virtual classroom tool, beginning with a general geography of the new and improved user interface and ending with a practice session. Participants will leave the workshop with hands-on experience in features such as text and voice chat, PowerPoint slideshow delivery, and desktop sharing.