Do you need to know:
– How to find your courses?
– How to make sure your students can see your courses?
– How to open a course before the start of the semester?
– How to import prior semester course content or Master Course content?
Those answers and more can be found in this blog entry! We have everything you need to know to get your semester started!
Continue Reading January 5, 2012 at 1:51 pm
If you’re reading this, you’ve found your way to eStarkState’s blog. Mary Beth will be sharing instructional design and best practices ideas to improve your courses. Linda will be searching and sharing new trends and directions and ideas to advance online learning. We’re going to be looking for the latest technology tools to enhance your courses. We have all learned so much, but there is so much more out there.
We hope that you’ll join us in sharing what you do and know, so that together we can deliver the best possible content to our students. We’re so excited to be part of this growing trend and to be walking with all of you on this e-journey!
Continue Reading August 5, 2010 at 11:07 am
If you are linking to a site and it does not show up when you test in ANGEL it’s likely it’s a secure website. There is a workaround for getting these links to show up.
How to Create a Link to a Secure Site in ANGEL
There are 2 parts to this tutorial. In the first part we will create a link in our course. In the second part we will automate the link so it appears correctly in ANGEL.
PART 1- Creating the Link in ANGEL
Log into your course.
Go to the lessons tab and locate where you want to place the link.
Click on Add Content
Click on Link
Do the following:
– Add your title
– Change the Link Target to New Window
– Add the website address
Click on Save
PART 2- Automating the Link
Click on the Automate tab
Click on Add New Agent
On the Step 1 Screen you will do the following:
- Name your agent
- Change to a content agent
- Click on Select content to monitor
Once in the Select content to monitor window you want to do the follow:
1. Change Lesson Type to Link
2. Choose Specific links
3. Select the Link you set up in Step 1
4. Click on Add a
5. Click on Close Window
Click on Next to get to Step 2 – there is nothing to do on this tab
Click on Next to get to Step 3
On Step 3 you will do the following:
1. Change Action Type to Redirect
2. Enter the URL of the website you want the user to go to.
3. Click on Next
Click on Save and test your link!
February 1, 2016 at 12:56 pm
Adding a Blackboard Collaborate session to ANGEL couldn’t be easier!
How to Add a Link to BB Collaborate to ANGEL
1. Open your ANGEL course and click on Lessons.
2. Click on Add Content
Continue Reading January 7, 2016 at 9:30 am
While we cannot force students to read items before completing their assignments, it is possible to set up “Actions” in ANGEL which require students to click on certain content items and/or complete certain assignments before additional units, content items, or assignments are available. This post contains directions for setting up an action which requires students to create a discussion post, submit a dropbox assignment, or complete an assessment before the next unit is available.
Continue Reading January 8, 2014 at 5:40 pm