Demystifying Blackboard Grade Center

*D&D Tech*

Would you like additional hands-on practice and support?

Are you interested in connecting with presenter(s) and other participants? The room and presenter(s) will be available until 1:30 p.m. Feel free to stay, exchange ideas, and ask questions.

Blackboard Learn’s Grade Center is more than just a way to record your students' grades. It is a dynamic and interactive tool that allows you to record data, calculate grades, and monitor progress. You might be surprised to learn how much Grade Center can do to simplify your life and gain greater efficiency as an instructor. This hands-on session will introduce you to some of the advanced features of Blackboard Grade Center that will make your life easier—before, during, and after the semester.



As a result of attending this session, you will be able to:

  • List functions available for use in the Grade Center;
  • Set up a grading schema for automatic submission into PeopleSoft;
  • Manage columns in the Grade Center; and
  • Set up the weighted total column to automatically compute grades.

Session Date

  • 9/14/2015

    Monday, 12–1 p.m.
    Delphi Center Lab
    CLASS IS FULL - Please register for the wait list.

Presenter Bio

Linda Leake, M.Ed., serves as a computer specialist, UofL Blackboard technical support and trainer, as well as instructional designer for the Delphi Center. She assists UofL faculty in developing and using computer presentations and technologies for instructional use in the classroom. Linda specializes in computer presentations, project consulting, and web-course development. She was a recipient of the 2004 Outstanding Performance Award and continues to provide meritorious service to the university community.

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