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Brightspace Drop-in Sessions & Training

During drop-in hours, faculty and staff who have Brightspace-related questions can stop by the workshop space of the CFT (even without an appointment) and find a team of specialists ready to assist.

We can get you up to speed with Brightspace’s new features, assist with building your course content, or help you solve technical problems.

Not sure how to find the CFT? See these directions.

If you need help but can’t drop by any of the times listed below, you can email Brightspace Support for online support or schedule a consultation with a member of the Blackboard support team. Contact us at
brightspace@vanderbilt.edu

Drop-In Times

   

Mondays

9 – 11 am
2 – 4 pm

Tuesdays

9 – 11 am

Wednesdays

2 – 4 pm

Fridays

9 – 11 am

Wokshops


Setting up Assignment Submissions on Brightspace

Are you tired of student work bombarding your email inbox? Take advantage of Brightspace’s Assignments tool to keep  submissions organized and trackable. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about all the options for creating assignment submission folders to accept student work on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop so you can explore and build content in our test course!

By the end of the session, users will be able to:

  • Create an assignment on Brightspace in Content or in the Assignments tool
  • Navigate the different options and settings for assignments
  • Communicate with students about how to submit and view assignments in Brightspac

Date: Monday, February 26th
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff

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Grading with the Assignments Tool on Brightspace

If you already have assignments set up in Brightspace to receive submissions, but need to know more about the different ways to view, grade, and provide feedback on student submissions, this workshop is for you! In this hands-on session, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback on assignments on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop so you can explore and build content in our test course!

By the end of the session, users will be able to:

  • Assess student submissions using one of 5 available grading and feedback tools
  • Communicate with students about how to view assignment grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Monday, February 26th
Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff

REGISTER