If the assignment is using Google Course Kit, you will also need to sign into your EKU Google account. NOTE: You should log into the EKU Google Account first. When you click on the assignment in Blackboard, you'll be prompted to log in. Click the 'Sign in' button.
When you receive a grade on an assignment in Google Course Kit, you will receive an email and you will see it on your Blackboard Stream. If you click the gray 'View my grade' button you will see your grade.
The email tool allows you to send email to other people in your course without launching a separate email program, such as Gmail, Hotmail, or Yahoo. You can send email to individual users or to groups of users.
Online discussions provide unique benefits. Because students can take time to ponder before they post ideas, you may see more thoughtful conversations. You can observe as students demonstrate their grasp of the material and correct misconceptions. You can extend your student hours and reach students more often during the week so that learning is continuous.
ISSUE: Recently Blackboard instituted a new in-line grading tool in Bb Annotate. While this tool has several improvements and features compared to the old “New Box View,” we have discovered a design issue that can cause significant frustration and lost work.
You can make a very nice banner graphic or "header" for your course, to display at the top of the Announcements page. NOTE: If this image isn't formatted correctly, it will not display correctly if a user views their courses in the Blackboard tile view.