Blackboard Grade Center

Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about Grade Center in Blackboard! Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice adding columns and categories, entering grades, and monitoring student progress. You will also learn how to create smart views that will create a shortcut on your course menu to a selected group of columns. Finally, you will learn how to create calculated columns, reports, and export your grades to Excel.

Please register here.

This workshop is also offered on Thursday, January 10, 2019, Monday, January 28, 2019, Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Thursday, April 4, 2019 and Monday April 22, 2019.

This workshop is part of the Assessing Student Learning series for GW faculty members seeking new tools, tips, and tricks to enhance student learning through equitable and effective testing and grading practices. Workshops in this series are sponsored by the Instuctional Technology Lab and the University Teaching and Learning Center. Other workshops in this Spring 2018 series are Blackboard: Assignments and Tests, Using Rubrics in Blackboard, Testing in Blackboard: Best Practices, Spend Less Time Grading: Tips, Tricks, and Rubrics. If you need feedback on assignment or syllabus design, advice on teaching methods, or ideas for new activities, consider booking a consultation with the University Teaching and Learning Center. More information is available on 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