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What’s New in D2L Brightspace: December 20.20.12 (Webinar)

Online

Description This webinar will focus on new features and changes in version 20.20.12, the December release, that you’ll see in D2L Brightspace starting Thursday, December 17. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to your... Continue Reading →

Free

What’s New in D2L Brightspace: January 20.21.01 (Webinar)

Online

Description This webinar will focus on new features and changes in version 20.21.01, the January release, that you’ll see in D2L Brightspace starting Thursday, January 21, 2021. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to... Continue Reading →

Free

Setting Up and Evaluating Assignments in D2L Brightspace (Webinar)

Online

Description Explore the versatility of the Assignments (formerly called Dropbox) tool in Brightspace.  We'll walk through the various types of assignments that can be set up and managed, and show how student submissions can be evaluated and feedback provided to students. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details... Continue Reading →

Free

D2L: Rubrics to Save Time Evaluating Student Work (Webinar)

Online

Learn how to make the most of Rubrics to engage learners in all stages of assignments and discussions from start to finish. This webinar builds on the "Rubrics for Beginners" webinar and assumes that participants already have knowledge about the basics of creating rubrics. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering,... Continue Reading →

Free

What’s New in D2L Brightspace: February 20.21.02 (Webinar)

Online

Description This webinar will focus on new features and changes in version 20.21.02, the February release, that you’ll see in D2L Brightspace starting Thursday, February 18. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to your... Continue Reading →

Free

What’s New in D2L Brightspace: March 20.21.03 (Webinar)

Online

Description This webinar will focus on new features and changes in version 20.21.03, the March release, that you’ll see in D2L Brightspace starting Thursday, March 18. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to your... Continue Reading →

Free

What’s new in D2L Brightspace: April 2021

Online

This webinar will focus on new features and changes in the April release (version 20.21.04) that you’ll see in D2L Brightspace starting Thursday, April 15. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to your calendar. ... Continue Reading →

Free

Overview of New Evaluation Experience in D2L Brightspace

Online

D2L is developing an updated interface for evaluations in Brightspace. The first place where the interface is being rebuilt is in the Assignments tool. Come take a look! Note: The new experience will be developed for other tools in the future (Discussions, Quizzes). RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a... Continue Reading →

Free

Overview of Accommodations and Special Access in D2L Brightspace

Online

Learn the distinctions between setting Accommodations and setting Special Access for students in D2L Brightspace, and when it is appropriate to use each feature. Some of the options include allowing individual students extra time to take quizzes or complete assignments. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on... Continue Reading →

Free

HTML Content templates in D2L Brightspace (Webinar)

Online

Get a jump-start on creating your course Content by making use of some pre-built HTML template files available to you when building your online course materials. This webinar will walk through the steps of selecting and revising the templates to make your class shine. Dress up your class and save time with templates that are... Continue Reading →

Free