Feb 202017
 

Mobile App Set-Up & Instructions To use VoiceThread on a mobile device you will need to configure the device for use with the HVCC version of the tool. Get the VoiceThread Mobile App for your device from your devices app store Open the App Tap “Settings”. Enter hvcc.voicethread.com as the domain. Tap “Sign in”.  This will direct you to HVCC’s log in page. Enter […]

 February 20, 2017  Posted by at 9:48 am Communicating and Collaborating, Communications and Collaboration, VoiceThread, VoiceThread Comments Off on Mobile App Configuration (Viewing and Commenting)
Jan 042017
 

You will need audio and video capabilities available on your computer to complete this assignment. If not available you can use a mobile device, see the mobile app instructions. For further detailed instructions and video go to: https://voicethread.com/howto/blackboard-3/ Computer Instructions Select the VoiceThread assignment link in Blackboard. Choose the “Create new VoiceThread” button Choose “Add Media” […]

 January 4, 2017  Posted by at 8:50 am VoiceThread, VoiceThread Comments Off on Submitting a Create-a-VoiceThread Assignment
Dec 222015
 

VoiceThread is an interactive collaboration and sharing tool that enables users to add images, documents, and videos, and to which other users can add voice, text, audio file, or video comments. We have integrated VoiceThread with Blackboard so you can create and access VoiceThread materials easily from your Blackboard course. Instructor Resources Integrating VoiceThread with […]

 December 22, 2015  Posted by at 3:02 pm Communications and Collaboration, VoiceThread Comments Off on VoiceThread – Blackboard Integration
Nov 112014
 

This action is irreversible. Navigate to the Blogs page Select the Down Arrow next to the Blog title you want to delete Select Delete A confirmation pop-up message appears, to continue deletion select OK, to end deletion select Cancel If applicable, the Delete Confirmation page appears: Delete Grade Column Check the check box to delete […]

 November 11, 2014  Posted by at 10:29 am Blogs, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools Comments Off on Delete Blog
Nov 112014
 

Journal grading can be done by using a Rubric. Set Edit Mode to ON From the Control Panel Select Course Tools Select Journals Click the Name of a Journal to open In the Journal Details pane (located on the right-hand side) Select a Student’s Name Review student’s entry From the Journal Grade box (located on […]

 November 11, 2014  Posted by at 10:01 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, gc_Grading Journals, Grading Journals, Rubrics Comments Off on Bb Instructor – Grade Journal Using Rubric
Nov 072014
 
Delete Journal

This action is irreversible. Navigate to the Journals page Select the Down Arrow next to the Journal title you want to delete Select Delete A confirmation pop-up message appears, to continue deletion select OK, to end deletion select Cancel Delete Grade Column Check the check box to Delete the Grade Center item and the Journal […]

 November 7, 2014  Posted by at 11:33 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Delete Journal
Nov 072014
 
Delete Journal Comment

This action is irreversible. Navigate to the Journals page Select the name of a Journal to view Navigate to the Entry with comments that you want to delete Select Comments: to display the posted comments Select the red “X” next to the comment title that you want to delete A confirmation pop-up message appears, to […]

 November 7, 2014  Posted by at 10:44 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Delete Journal Comment
Nov 062014
 

Journals are set-up to allow student’s create entries that the instructor can view and comment. Important Note: Comments cannot be edited after they are submitted. Instructors and/or journal entry authors (only if allowed) can delete comments. Navigate to the Journals page Select the name of a Journal to view Review Entry/Entries Select the Comment button […]

 November 6, 2014  Posted by at 10:00 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Create Journal Comment
Oct 292014
 

Students can create entries and the instructor can comment on the entries. The instructor can make the journals public to the other classmates but only the instructor can add comments. Navigate to the Journals page Select the name of a Journal to enter Select Create Journal Entry Journal Entry Information Enter a Title in the […]

 October 29, 2014  Posted by at 10:41 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Create Journal Entry
Oct 292014
 

Select and enter a Journal Select the Down Arrow next to the Journal Entry Title you want to edit Select the Edit button Journal Entry Information Make any changes to the Title in the Title field Make any changes to the Message in the Entry Message field Journal Entry Files Select Browse My Computer or Browse Course […]

 October 29, 2014  Posted by at 10:00 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Edit Journal Entry
Oct 292014
 

Journals provide an opportunity for students to reflect on course content and communicate privately with the Instructor. Set Edit Mode to ON From the Control Panel Select Course Tools Select Journals Select Create Journal Journal Information Enter a Name in the Name field Enter Instructions/Content in the Instructions field Journal Availability Journal Availability: select Yes […]

 October 29, 2014  Posted by at 10:00 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Create Journal
Oct 282014
 

Navigate to the Journals page Select the Down Arrow next to the Journal title you want to edit Select Edit Journal Information Make changes to the Name and/or Instructions fields Journal Availability Make changes to the journal availability Journal Date and Time Restrictions Make any changes to the Display After, or Display Until date/time Journal […]

 October 28, 2014  Posted by at 10:43 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Edit Journal
Oct 232014
 

When you create an entry, you can select either Post Entry or Save Entry as Draft. By saving an entry, you can return to it later to make changes before the entry is made available to all course users. Both faculty and students have this option. Saving a Draft of an Entry Navigate to the […]

 October 23, 2014  Posted by at 2:05 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Saving and Posting Journal Entry (Draft)
Oct 232014
 

Instructors can delete entries. Instructors can also allow the option for students to edit/delete their own entries and delete comments when creating/editing a Journal. These actions are irreversible. Select and enter a Journal Select the Down Arrow next to the title of the Journal Entry you want to delete Select the Delete button A confirmation […]

 October 23, 2014  Posted by at 10:42 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Journals Comments Off on Delete Journal Entry
Aug 152014
 
Grade Wiki from Grade Center

Wiki grading can be done through the Wiki or the Grade Center. Once grades are entered for a Wiki the grades are posted to the Grade Center. From the Control Panel Select Grade Center Select Full Grade Center Navigate to the Wiki column you want to grade Hover your cursor over the desired cell Select […]

 August 15, 2014  Posted by at 11:27 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, gc_Grading Wikis, Grading Wikis Comments Off on Grade Wiki from Grade Center
Aug 132014
 

The Grade Threads feature evaluates students performance thread by thread. Once Grading has been enabled, a Grade Center column is automatically created once the instructor creates an initial thread. Important Note: if you enable Thread grading, do not disable grading after you have begun grading your students’ work, or you will lose all of those […]

 August 13, 2014  Posted by at 1:16 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Enable Grade Discussion Thread
Aug 132014
 
Delete Blog Comment

This action is irreversible. Navigate to the Blogs page Select the name of a Blog to view Navigate to the Entry with comments that you want to delete Select Comments: to display the posted comments Select the delete comment   icon next to the comment title that you want to delete A confirmation pop-up message […]

 August 13, 2014  Posted by at 11:56 am Blogs, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools Comments Off on Delete Blog Comment
Aug 132014
 

Blogs are set-up to allow other student’s to view and read entries but they also allow student’s to make comments on other entries. Important Note: Comments cannot be edited after they are submitted. Instructors can delete comments. Navigate to the Blogs page Select the name of a Blog to view Review Entry/Entries Select the Comment […]

 August 13, 2014  Posted by at 10:36 am Blogs, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools Comments Off on Create Blog Comment
Aug 132014
 

Select and enter a Blog Select the Down Arrow next to the Blog Entry you want to edit Select the Edit button Blog Entry Information Make any changes to the Title in the Title field Make any changes to the Message in the Entry Message field Blog Entry Files Select Browse My Computer or Browse Course to […]

 August 13, 2014  Posted by at 10:33 am Blogs, Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools Comments Off on Edit Blog Entry