Add a Course Sign-up Sheet

Topic Overview

An instructor may want to create a sign-up sheet to allow students to sign-up for office-hour slots, or to sign-up for topics for an assignment, or for meetings with an advisor or conference seats, etc.

Steps

The best way to accomplish this is to add a Wiki to your course. A Wiki is a page or set of pages that can be viewed and edited/filled-out by students.

Create a sign-up sheet on the first page of the Wiki with visible slots that the students can sign-up for. The students can then come and sign their names in the slots by editing the Wiki page.

 

Example of the content of the Wiki:

Sign-up for Office Hours on this page. To sign-up, select “edit” on the right, and add your name to only one slot. Slots are taken on a first-come-first serve basis:

3:00pm _____________________________

4:00pm _____________________________

5:00pm _____________________________

6:00pm _____________________________

For more information on how to use Wikis in Blackboard courses, please contact the help desk at 315-443-2677.

Sources and Relevant Links

Creating a Wiki

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