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Bb Wed Tip: Enabling review status

When you enable review status for an item, you can check who has reviewed the item, and you can use review status as adaptive release criteria. Students can use review status to keep track of their progress, especially if students review content in a non-linear fashion. You can check the item’s review status on theRead the Rest…

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Bb Wednesday Tip: Bb SP13 New Feature: Date Management Tool

Bb SP13 New Feature: Date Management Tool The Date Management tool is a convenient way to adjust the availability and due dates for all material within your course. Date Management is for use after the...

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Bb Wednesday Tip: Bb SP13 New Feature – Test Access Log

Bb Wednesday Tip: Bb SP13 New Feature – Test Access Log

A prior source of frustration for students and instructors was the inability to confirm whether students began a test or ran into problems during a test. Teachers had no way to verify student activity...

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Wednesday Tip: Creating Mobile Compatible Tests

This week we will take a look at how to create tests that are compatible with many of today’s mobile devices. Mobile devices have gradually become a popular way for students to access Web content. This...

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» DEIT Reflections

Tech Reflect with Tonya

  Dear Campus Community! As you know, our founding director, Tonya Amankwatia, will be leaving the Lehigh Valley soon. So, as the semester wraps up, we thought it would be great to invite faculty...

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New vulnerability identified in Internet Explorer

Microsoft released a security advisory on April 26th regarding a dangerous new vulnerability in Internet Explorer. Affecting  versions 6 through the most current version, the exploit would allow a hacker...

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New professional development workshops!

Please check out our new professional development offerings on the flipped classroom, Merlot II, and cooperative learning. We also have some open Blackboard sessions in Center Valley and Easton. The first...

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