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Below are three tips and tricks that can help faculty and teaching assistants run and enhance their Blackboard courses.

The Difference Between Creating Items, Files, Content Folders, and Learning Modules

There are several different ways content can be uploaded and shared within your Blackboard course:



Content Folders

Learning Modules

Customizing the Course Menu

The course menu on the left side of a course page in Blackboard can be customized to reflect the needs of your course.

Add a New Button to the Course Menu

Renaming and Reordering Menu Buttons

Adding Dividers and Subheaders to the Course Menu

Customizing Your Blackboard Course Site

Your Blackboard course site can be customized to reflect your course content. By going to the Control Panel and clicking on Customization > Teaching Style, you will find several options that allow you to personalize your course site.
Teaching Style

Within this Teaching Style section, you will be able to:

Sources and Relevant Links

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