Quick Starting Guide
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Communicating with Your Students
Conducting Online Class Meetings and Office Hours
- Using Bb Collaborate Ultra to conduct online meetings and office hours
- Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Troubleshoot
- Create, review, and grade a Bb Assignment A Bb Assignment can be used to collect files in any format except for videos. Bb is not a media server and should not be used to post and collect video files. To collect video files, ask students to upload their videos to YouTube as unlisted, or to their CUNY DropBox. Then submit the link to their videos to the Bb Assignment.
- Create, review and grade a Turnitin Assignment A Turnitin Assignment is mostly useful for papers with which you want to check the originality.
Conducting Online Discussions
Assessment Using Bb Tests