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Teaching During a Pandemic 

Here are some tips on how to start up your online classroom with Blackboard Learn LMS. This video will show you how to create LMS courseware rapidly and efficiently.

Setting Up Virtual Hours

Learn how to set up your virtual office hours on Blackboard Learn. By the end of the video, you will understand how to conduct and organize your virtual office hours when using Blackboard. Need more help? Contact SilkWeb today to speak with one of our skilled Blackboard developers who can assist you.

Organizing Your Course Materials

This Blackboard help video acknowledges the importance of organizing your course materials into folders. Learn how to arrange folders to your liking when using Blackboard Learn. If you need more assistance, contact SilkWeb to speak with a Blackboard developer.

Adding an Announcement in Blackboard

Learn how easy it can be to create an announcement when using Blackboard! Our Blackboard developers are always available to help if you need any assistance.

Creating Folders in Blackboard

This video takes you through the process of creating a folder when within the Blackboard Learn LMS. By the end of the video, you will understand how to organize and add materials inside folders. Need more help using Blackboard? Contact one of our Blackboard developers today to discuss your project and how we can help.

How to Rapidly Create Course Lectures

Lectures are a way instructors can personalize the instructional design and connect learners to content in meaningful ways. Blackboard Learn has several options when creating course lectures. Learn some tips through our Blackboard help video.

Creating an Assignment in Blackboard

This Blackboard video tutorial will show you how to create an assignment when using Blackboard Learn. With these instructions, learn how easy it can be to create an assignment online.

Creating Discussions in Blackboard

This video tutorial shows you how to create a discussion board in the Blackboard Learn LMS. Discussion boards are an important part of creating a community in the classroom and fostering social learning opportunities. Learn more about these strategies by contacting a SilkWeb Blackboard developer today.

How to Create a Test in Blackboard

Learn how to create a test in the Blackboard Learn LMS, including how to import test questions. This video will give step by step instructions on how to upload the test into the LMS correctly.

Learning groups are a popular way of creating social learning opportunities. Learn some tips on how to create groups using the Blackboard Learn LMS. By the end of this Blackboard help video, you will understand how to create a group along with the different settings available.

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