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Blackboard Learning Portal Tests, Surveys and Pools

In this session we'll examine the Blackboard tests, surveys and pools engine for conducting formative feedback, asking pedagogy questions, and reviewing progress of courses. Learn about randomizing questions, the seventeen types of possible questions, obtaining anonymous feedback, password protecting quizzes for limited release, and exporting tests between courses and resetting tests.   Everybody needs formative feedback!

Wednesday, September 21, 9:30 a.m. in AC 221  [Sign up here]

Setup of Blackboard Learning Management System

Brian, Adon, Frank and the portal support team are available by email, phone or appointment to resolve your Blackboard setup problems or discuss technology-supported course design.  [].

Or give us a call/email us for your general teaching and learning technology support needs:

Brian Sutherland, M. Ed.  []
Educational Technology Administrator, Asst. Professor (UTM)

Adon Irani, M. MSc.  []
Learning Consultant and Educational Technology Specialist

Frank Fan, MASc. []
Frontline Educational Technology Technician


Peer Scholar

Peer Scholar is a peer and self assessment system for large classes, which is now available to be piloted at U of T for Summer classes.   Browse these instructions for more information or contact  [] to have it set up for your course.   More at Pearson Ed...


Courses who wish to implement the Turnitin academic integrity system should: