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Checking Your Grade

This Quickstart will guide you on how to view your grades in Blackboard.

Customizing Tab Modules

You can personalize the placement, color, and selection of modules that appear on the My Institution or Notifications Dashboard tabs.

Discussion Board

This QuickStart will guide you with using the Discussion Board feature of Blackboard. The Discussion Board allows student to post threads (comments, responses) to forums created by the instructor. The posted threads (comments, responses) can…

Getting Started

This QuickStart provides basic information about accessing and using Blackboard at Franklin & Marshall College.

Logging in to Blackboard

This Quickstart will guide you with logging in to Blackboard at F&M.

Password Change

Students and faculty members will log into Blackboard using their F&M NetID and password (same as eMail, eDisk, etc.) beginning Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Show or Hide Course Menu

The “Show/Hide Course Menu” feature enables users to expand their Blackboard content area.

Using Assignments

This QuickStart will demonstrate how students may use assignments to send files to their professor.

Using Journals

A Journal is self-reflective tool for students. Only the student and the Instructor are able to Comment on Journal Entries.

Using SafeAssign

SafeAssign is a plagiarism prevention service, offered by Blackboard.

Using the Blackboard Blog Feature

Blogs are an open communications tool for Students to share their thoughts.