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Brightspace Workshops

Summer 2017 Workshops

In these hands-on workshops, participants will learn about Vanderbilt’s new course management system, Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:

  • Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace course
  • Post, edit, and copy content for students using a variety of tools
  • Communicate with students about important Brightspace tools

In addition to these workshops, you can get individual help during drop-in hours at the CFT.


Intro to Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about Vanderbilt’s new course management system, Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace course
-Post, edit, and copy content for students using a variety of tools
-Communicate with students about important Brightspace tools

Date: Tuesday, Aug 1st
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Tuesday, Aug 8th
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Wednesday, Aug 9th
Time: 10:30am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Monday, Aug 14th
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register


Assignments on Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback for students on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace gradebook
-Assess student work on quizzes, assignments, and discussion boards
-Communicate with students about how to view grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Wednesday, Aug 2nd
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Thursday, Aug 10th
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Tuesday, Aug 15th
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register


Grading and Assessment on Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback for students on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace gradebook
-Assess student work on quizzes, assignments, and discussion boards
-Communicate with students about how to view grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Wednesday, Aug 2nd
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Thursday, August 10th
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Tuesday, Aug 15th
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register


Discussion Boards on Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback for students on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace gradebook
-Assess student work on quizzes, assignments, and discussion boards
-Communicate with students about how to view grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Monday, Aug 7th
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register

Date: Monday, Aug 21st
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register


Quizzes & Surveys on Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback for students on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace gradebook
-Assess student work on quizzes, assignments, and discussion boards
-Communicate with students about how to view grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Monday, Aug 7th
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register


Groups on Brightspace

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn about grading and providing feedback for students on Brightspace. Bring your own laptop computer so you can explore and build content in our test course! By the end of the session, users will be able to:
-Confidently navigate the different areas of a Brightspace gradebook
-Assess student work on quizzes, assignments, and discussion boards
-Communicate with students about how to view grades and feedback in Brightspace

Date: Monday, Aug 21st
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Center for Teaching, 1114 19th Ave South, 3rd Floor
Open to all Vanderbilt Faculty, Students and Staff
Register