Monthly Archives: May 2011

DEVELOP Project Lunch

On 10th June, 2011, from 12.30 to 14.00, we are holding a DEVELOP Project Lunch for those who have agreed to or expressed an interest in piloting for the project, for the School e-Learning Co-ordinators, and for other members of … Continue reading

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Visits to Leeds and London

Though it was some time ago now, I thought it’d be worth posting some belated thoughts on the two events I attended in mid-April. The Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference took place in Leeds from 12th-13th April this year, though … Continue reading

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Blackboard, Prototype and IE9

I’m in the middle of writing the next iteration of the tagging/recommender plugin. The courses we envisage using this B2 would be quite big with a lot of content, so the initial tagging would involve a lot of items. Unfortunately, at … Continue reading

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Two brief updates

(1) The streaming server which supports our video upload widget is currently down. It didn’t take very long to disable the form and add a (hopefully) temporary message announcing the downtime, which reads: There is currently a problem with the … Continue reading

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Lightboxes

As you know – as a regular here – I’m developing several Blackboard (BB) Building Blocks (B2) for the DEVELOP project. In one of them I have list student submitted links to websites and the potentially show a website inside … Continue reading

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