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Blackboard News

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USC’s Blackboard team has news to share about resources and upcoming upgrades.‪ I. BLACKBOARD END OF SEMESTER GRADING RECOMMENDATIONS AND TIPS USC’s Blackboard Support team offers the following recommendations and tips to optimize your end-of-semester Blackboard grading activities. 1. Review … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events

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1) Online Learning at the School of Social Work Learning Online: The Human Touch Friday, December 6, 2014 Hedco Neuroscience Building 100 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (light lunch served) Dr. June Wiley, Director of Distance Learning for the School of Social … Continue reading

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Announcing the New & Improved CST Website

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Educational Technologies: Center for Scholarly Technology has a new, streamlined web presence. We invite you to explore our website—cst.usc.edu—where you will find: • Information about key CST initiatives • Descriptions of our central services such as Blackboard, instructional design and … Continue reading

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Turnitin iPad App

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USC currently licenses Turnitin software, an application suite that is integrated into Blackboard. This suite of applications includes: The Originality Report—checks the originality of student submissions GradeMark—allows faculty to view, markup and grade papers online, eliminating the need to download … Continue reading

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CST Videos on USC Employee Gateway YouTube Channel

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The CST now has a dedicated playlist on the USC Employee Gateway’s YouTube channel. Our “Teaching with Technology” playlist is now available for viewing, and more content will be added over time.

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Clickers at USC

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The key advantage to using clickers is that it gives immediate feedback to both students and instructors on how well the entire class understands what is being presented. The use of clickers in a classroom has been found to increase … Continue reading

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Blackboard News

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USC’s Blackboard team has news to share about resources and upcoming upgrades.  I. QUICKLY GETTING UP AND RUNNING IN BLACKBOARD If you are new to Blackboard, or are just looking for a quick refresher, USC now has three avenues for … Continue reading

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Video@USC Event: Friday, September 6

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Video@USC IV: Task Force Report and Recommendations Please join the CST on Friday, September 6 for the unveiling of the Video@USC Task Force report, which outlines the actionable recommendations for consideration by USC’s leadership based on extensive review of campus-wide … Continue reading

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USC Teaching with Technology (TWT) Conference

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We are pleased to announce the USC 2013 Teaching with Technology Conference, which will take place on Monday, May 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at Davidson Conference Center (check-in and breakfast from 8:15 a.m.). This year’s theme, “Learning in Motion,” … Continue reading

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New Blackboard Organizations

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Blackboard helps you and your students collaborate, communicate, organize, share, and store information. You can now use these same tools to gather USC faculty, staff, and students into a familiar online environment for academic, research, or administrative projects. These new … Continue reading

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