Faculty Workshops

Workshops are available in person or 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 provided to registrants.

Upcoming Workshops

Blackboard: Grade Center

Instructor Trish Arnold
Time Nov 27 2017 12:30 P - Nov 27 2017 1:30 P

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice adding Columns, Managing Categories, Smart Views, and Distributing Weights in the Grade Center.


Blackboard: Assignments and Tests

Instructor Trish Arnold
Time Nov 29 2017 10:30 A - Nov 29 2017 1:15 P

Blackboard offers a variety of ways to assess your students. This 60 minute workshop will primarily cover how to create Assignments and develop tests that make the best of both your time and your students efforts. Participants will also discuss test settings and how they impact the student experience of taking a test online.


Blackboard: Best Practices for Testing

Instructor Nicole DeMuro
Time Dec 5 2017 10:30 A - Dec 5 2017 11:30 A

This workshop will cover the basics of administering a test in Blackboard such as test creation and best practices.


Blackboard: Assignments and Tests (Webinar)

Instructor Trish Arnold
Time Dec 7 2017 2:00 P - Dec 7 2017 3:00 P

Blackboard offers a variety of ways to assess your students. This 60 minute webinar will primarily cover how to create Assignments and develop tests that make the best of both your time and your students efforts. Participants will also discuss test settings and how they impact the student experience of taking a test online.


Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes (webinar)

Instructor Nicole DeMuro
Time Dec 11 2017 2:00 P - Dec 11 2017 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.