Saturday, January 16, 2010

You Are Either Clueless or Lying

When you log into Blackboard, it looks sort of like this:

And then if you click on "WebAssign" it looks like this:

I started class on Wednesday by showing them where to click on Blackboard. I ended class with a slide-show about how to access WebAssign.

An awful lot of students who usage statistics show that they have logged onto my Blackboard site several times over the past few days tell me that they are unable to find WebAssign or figure out how to take advantage of the free trial period.

And, yet, 147 people in my class managed to complete the assignment on time and score an A on it.