BbWorld Can’t Miss Sessions for Blackboard Accessibility and eLearning
Next week, 3Play Media will be in Las Vegas for Blackboard’s main event BbWorld 2013. BbWorld is an education technology conference for Blackboard users, allowing attendees to strengthen their LMS competencies and implement real solutions for the most pressing instructional questions. Taking place July 7th through the 12th, BbWorld will deliver expert speakers, networking opportunities, world-renowned keynotes, and hands-on training. We hope to see you there!
Below are our top 5 recommendations for sessions relating to Blackboard accessibility, eLearning, and higher education. Also see the complete list of sessions at BbWorld.
Be Proactive: Creating An Accessible Online Learning Environment Using Blackboard
Learn how one university is being proactive in building accessible online courses. See a demonstration of the latest accessibility features of Blackboard Learn and Collaborate products. Learn about best practices and useful strategies for delivering an accessible online learning environment.
Wed, July 10th 2013 at 8:15am
The Earth is Flat: How Three Organizations Meet and Train Globally with Blackboard Collaborate
Organizations on all continents find innovative ways to meet their training and learning challenges by imaginatively using Blackboard Collaborate, and this panel showcases three of the most inventive. Learn how these organizations creatively use Blackboard Collaborate to reach tens of thousands of their constituents all across the globe.
Wed, July 10th 2013 at 9:25am
College Students Provide Perspective on Classroom Engagement and Digital Content
Students participating in a panel discussion will share their opinions on digital content, online learning and information accessibility in higher education. They will also discuss what types of services they expect colleges and faculty to provide to address a greater need for accessibility and immediacy to information.
Wed, July 10th 2013 at 3:10am
E3: Elevating Use of eLearning, eSubmission, eMarking and eFeedback
In 2011, the University of Salford decided to take its use of Blackboard to the next level. Project Elevate was established to capitalize on a Blackboard upgrade, driving widespread technological adoption, a standardization of modules and e-assessment, and digital content developments. Staff were trained in as little as 5 weeks and student satisfaction improved.
Wed, July 11th 2013 at 4:15pm
IBMEC Online: Changing the eLearning Paradigm through Blackboard Collaborate
IBMEC has changed eLearning in Brazil by developing a new method of attracting students and streamlining enrollment strategy. IBMEC was the first institution to use SP11, integrating with social networks, and to implement courses built 100% in HTML5.
Wed, July 10th 2013 at 3:10pm