The New Improved Blackboard (Integration: Better ability to Integrate with…
The New Improved Blackboard
Integration: Better ability to Integrate with Current technologies and adapt to new ones coming out.
Google Docs Integration
Integrations with Office 365 Applications
Built In Video Conferencing (Similar to Skype)
Interaction with Direct Links to External Locations
Remove "dead" in inactive links
Links to assignment "Holders"
Links to place holders/empty areas
More Visual Appeal.
horizontal scrolling (weekly materials)
Assignments in order
Clarification and Minimizing Clutter
Internal Course Links
Weekly Summaries: Provide a weekly summary outlining all assignments due and indicating what is to be completed for points.
Make Links Removable.
Make Links Interactive to the end point.
Students can customize homepage with links they find helpful.
Set Google Calendar as default
Week of Summary
Group Member Project Updates
Integration Between Google Calendar and associated course materials.
All professors use Google Calendar for course calendar
This will help students link course calendar with personal calendar