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New Blackboard Tools: Journals, Blogs and Wikis

Our updated Blackboard system offers some new options for engaging students: journals, blogs and wikis. Here’s a short explanations of what they are and how they can be used. Journals A journal is, of course, a private reflective piece of … Continue reading

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What is a Wiki?

By Matthew Ragan Much of the academic world is already familiar with Wikipedia – the free online encyclopedia of nearly 4 million entries – but also hesitant to embrace it as a useful learning tool. The web, however, is teaming with other … Continue reading

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