Blackboard: Blogs, Wikis, and Discussions

Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about blogs, wiki, and journals in Blackboard! Participants will explore the creation and management of student blogs and private journals as well as group wikis in Blackboard. From informal inquiries to graded topical interactions, we will explore the diverse ways in which you can enhance the student experience outside of the traditional classroom through Blackboard Discussion Boards.

Please register here.

This workshop is also offered on Thursday, January 10, 2019, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 and Wednesday, February 27, 2019.

This workshop is part of the Technology for Teaching and Learning series for GW faculty members seeking the skills and information necessary to successfully implement existing and emerging technologies in teaching and learning. Workshops in this series are sponsored by the Instuctional Technology Lab. Other workshops in this Spring 2019 are Classroom Technology Showcase & Emerging Technology Revealed,  Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 minutes, Getting Started With VoiceThread, Blackboard Collaborate Ultra - Live Virtual Classroom, Student Response System TurningPoint, Creating Online Lectures. If you are a faculty member or teaching assistant looking for personalized assistance with the instructional technologies you use for teaching or hands-on guidance in developing dynamic content for a course, consider booking a consultation with the Instructional Technology Lab. More information is available on

Open to Faculty

Sponsored By:

GW Libraries & Academic Innovation and the Instructional Technology Lab