Voicethread has just added three new commenting methods. The first is ‘Private Reply’. This allows an instructor to give private feedback and also allows two people to have a sidebar conversation that’s visible only to them. The second new feature is ‘direct reply’. This allows comments to be replaced directly after the contribution you wish to comment on. The third feature allows people to create new threads off of the main conversation. Follow this link for more information.
ilos Videos has rebranded and changed its name to VidGrid. What does this mean for us? As far as how we all use ilos/VidGrid, there will be no changes. Blackboard integration remains the same and […]
Piazza is a Blackboard building block and the perfect online homework management community to promote collaboration, discussion, and student-to-student learning. Students can ask questions about coursework problems and receive feedback from classmates. Often these question-and-answer posts will […]
We have introduced a new Blackboard theme for 2019 and below are two video overviews of the new features. This new theme is mobile-friendly and responsive to smaller screens such as phones and tablets. New […]