Design & Technology
University of Houston
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Houston, TX 77204-3000
Tutorials & Help
Updated May 8, 2013
Attention! If you are going to transfer your BlackBoard Learn grades to PeopleSoft, there are some very important steps to the process.
- Please see the section about downloading grades to Excel here
- Once your grades are in Excel, Blackboard Learn's grade book attaches an "h" at the end of every student ID and omits the leading zeroes. Please see the tutorial specifically targeting the "h" and leading zeros here
- The Innovate website has 23 additional short tutorials for the grade center here
Tutorials and help files for assistance in instructional design, technical support, and software assistance can be found in the sections below.
- AccessUH: The portal for accessing university resources. Requires a Cougarnet account.
- Blackboard Tutorials
Creating Assessments with Microsoft Word and Respondus
Learn how to create online assessments without having to type them into Blackboard.
TurningPoint – Offering a TurningPoint Response Pad to poll or quiz students in an interactive classroom
7 Things You Should Know About Clickers
Interested in using response pads in your classroom? Here's a quick overview things to consider before you take the plunge. From the Educause Learning Initiative
- Paper Assignment: This tutorial takes you through creating a basic assignment within Turnitin
You have to create the paper assignment first so students can submit.
- Grademark: This tutorial takes you through the process of grading papers inside of Turnitin Paper
- Assignment Inbox: This tutorial takes you through locating the inbox and the different features you can use within the inbox.
- PeerMark Assignment: This tutorial takes you through the process of creating a peer review assignment within Turnitin.
- Revision Assignment: This tutorial takes you through the process of creating a revision assignment based on an existing paper assignment.
Video tutorials at: http://turnitin.com/en_us/training/instructor-training
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