Blackboard Wilmington University's online learning management system. Faculty members use Blackboard to deliver information and valuable educational resources to its students, for both classroom and online instruction.
Blackboard provides a powerful and easy-to-use suite of tools for instructors to build and manage interactive course web sites without programming HTML. Whether you are a full-time or adjunct faculty member, you can easily build an online learning environment for any subject. Best of all, instructors and students can access Blackboard course site anytime, anywhere, and from any Web browser.
Blackboard requires no knowledge of HTML or programming languages. Instructors simply point and click to automatically incorporate learning materials from word processing, audio, video, and presentation files.
In addition to powerful course authoring tools, Blackboard provides flexible administrative options for customizing course content and managing student performance. And it includes advanced communication, assessment and reporting functions required for effective online courses.
The Instructional Technology Training Center offers Blackboard training workshops throughout the school year.
After attending the "Getting Started" workshop (3 hours), you should be able to decide if Blackboard is right for you. Please visit the Instructional Technology Training Center for schedules and to register for these informative sessions.