Mar 26, 2014 by

CourseSites home view

CourseSites is powered by Blackboard and is designed for teachers who are implementing blended or online learning  independently.  CourseSites has many of the features of the latest Blackboard release including the ability to create assignments and assessments, multimedia content, wikis and more.  CourseSites is also completely web-based and accessible from any Internet connected device.
CourseSites Virtual classroom viewCourseSites has an Instant Messaging tool that can be used by students studying together or for teachers to provide virtual office hours.  CourseSites gives teachers a virtual classroom environment for synchronous class sessions for fully online classes or to supplement their face-to-face classroom.  Students can also use the virtual classroom for collaborative projects or study sessions.

In addition to providing a Learning Management System for teachers to create blended or online courses, CourseSites also provides access to several MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) on many different topics including Badging, Instructional Ideas and Technology tools for learning, and how to design online courses. Teachers can extend learning opportunities for their students and take advantage of learning opportunities for themselves with CourseSites by Blackboard.

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