DotCIO to Upgrade Blackboard LMS for Fall 2017

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 12:35 -- wentod

The Division of the Chief Information Officer (DotCIO) plans to upgrade the LMS to Blackboard Learn 9.1 2017 Q2 Release for the Fall 2017 semester. This new system provides numerous improvements over the current Blackboard LMS, including instructors’ ability to:

  • Drag-and-drop files available in Content Collection, Content Editor, Blank Page, Blogs, Journals, Assignments and Web Links
  • Value rubrics
  • View submission receipts when a student or group submits an assignment
  • Send email reminders to students or group members for missing coursework

Also included in the new release are multiple accessibility features and updates.

For more information, please contact Theresa Sommer by calling 276-2269, or via e-mail.