Faculty Workshops and Learning Opportunities

Brightspace LE - Basics

90 minutes

This 90-minute hands-on workshop covers the basics of the Brightspace (D2L) Learning Environment.

Attendees will learn to navigate the system, post announcements and content, and gain an understanding of tools that are available for use in the environment.

Participants can bring their own computer or use computers available in the lab.

Date Time Venue Register
Friday, August 19 10:30 AM - noon Roberts Hall - Room 109 Register
Tuesday, August 23 10:30 AM - noon Roberts Hall - Room 111 Register
Wednesday, August 24 2:00 - 3:30 PM Reid Hall - Room 305 Register
Thursday, September 8 10:30 AM - noon Roberts Hall - Room 109 Register

Pre-registration is required. Limited to 12 participants.

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Brightspace LE - Help With Grades

60 minutes

This 60 minute hands-on workshop explores the grades area. Topics include setting up the grades area, grade categories vs items, overview of grading systems, creating milestone (progress thus far) grades, releasing final grades, importing ScanTron grades, as well as other grade-related questions asked by workshop participants.

Participants can bring their own computer or use computers available in the lab.

Date Time Venue Register
Tuesday, September 13 2:00-3:00 PM Roberts Hall - Room 109 Register
Thursday, September 15 10:30-11:30 AM Roberts Hall - Room 111 Register

Pre-registration is required. Limited to 12 participants.

Individual Consultations

If you still have questions after attending a workshop and wish to setup an individual appointment with Ecat Team staff to answer specific Brightspace LE or course design questions in a one-on-one setting, please call (406) 994-3255 or e-mail your request to ecat@montana.edu.

Past Workshops

Note: Desire2Learn has been renamed Brightspace. It is still called D2L as well.

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