Jul 282014
 
Order/Reorder Announcements

Announcements are ordered by date created so, if you post a new announcement, it will be stacked on top of the last one and so on. However, you can easily reorder the way announcements appear on the announcements page by dragging and dropping the items. Set Edit Mode to ON From the Control Panel Select […]

 July 28, 2014  Posted by at 2:13 pm Announcements, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools Comments Off on Order/Reorder Announcements
Jul 282014
 

Announcements allow you to post timely information to your students.  Announcements are ordered by date created: If you post a new announcement, it will be stacked on top of the last one and so on. Set Edit Mode to ON Navigate to the Announcement tool: Select Announcements from the Course Menu OR From the Control […]

 July 28, 2014  Posted by at 12:57 pm Announcements, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Prepare Your Course for Term Comments Off on Create Announcements
Nov 012012
 

Edit Announcements Set Edit Mode to ON Navigate to the Announcement tool: Select Announcements from the Course Menu OR From the Control Panel Select Course Tools Select Announcements Select the Down Arrow next to the announcement title you want to edit Select Edit Announcement Information Make changes to the Subject and/or Message Web Announcement Options Make any changes to the Duration, Display After, […]

 November 1, 2012  Posted by at 1:19 pm Announcements, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Prepare Your Course for Term Comments Off on Edit Announcements
Nov 012012
 

Delete an Announcement Important Note:  this action is irreversible Set Edit Mode to ON Navigate to the Announcement tool: Select Announcements from the Course Menu OR From the Control Panel Select Course Tools Select Announcements Select the Down Arrow next to the announcement title you want to delete Select Delete A confirmation pop-up message appears, to continue deletion select OK, to end deletion select […]

 November 1, 2012  Posted by at 12:26 pm Announcements, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Prepare Your Course for Term Comments Off on Delete Announcements
Oct 312012
 

Can I Reuse Old Announcements? Yes. But, keep in mind that after the export/import process, announcements will display as being from the Blackboard Administrator, not you (the instructor). Additionally, the announcements will display the creation date not the most current date for a term, which can be misleading to students. What is the best way to […]

 October 31, 2012  Posted by at 1:06 pm Announcements, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Prepare Your Course for Term Comments Off on Tips for Reusing Announcements