We’re traveling all across North America looking to meet you—the educators, technologists and leaders that share our passion for making the educational experience the best it can be. The teams that design and build the tools you use everyday are jumping at the chance to meet and collaborate on what matters to you, where you are.
The Never Stop Learning tour is also a unique opportunity to plug into your community and engage with fellow Blackboard users in your region. Transfer knowledge and come away with all the answers to your most pressing questions.
Our next stop is in Miami, Florida! We invite you to join us for thisfree,one-day event to:
Connect with other Blackboard users in your area
Learn about the latest in features in Blackboard
Ask questions or share feedback with Blackboard product experts
Looking forward to seeing you and your colleagues in April!
Thank you to the following partners for their participation in the Never Stop Learning Tour event in Miami! For more information on their integrations with Blackboard, be sure to attend their sessions and stop by the Interaction Zone throughout the day.
Action Packed Agenda This complimentary, one-day event will feature dynamic presentations given by fellow peers and Blackboard staff! Sessions include:
Empowering Faculty to Manage Massive Online Courses Deborah Seepersaud & Loy Campbell, Nova Southeastern University
Florida International University Client Showcase Joseph Riquelme, Director of FIU Online
Blackboard Collaborate Full Rollout to All Distance Courses: Better than Expected Outcomes in Academics and Technical Logistics Dan Lim, Adventist University of Health Sciences
Disaster Recovery & Managed Hosting Gregory Amato, University of Tampa
Expanded Higher Education Faculty Track The Higher Education Faculty track includes a series of presentations designed to help you improve your online teaching experience. You’ll get new ideas and learn best practices to increase efficiency, improve student engagement and further enhance your skills on creating engaging content to meet course objectives. Presentation topics might include:
Methods for Encouraging Academic Honesty
Maximizing Student Engagement through My Blackboard: Discussion Boards, Wikis, Blogs & Journals
The Rewards of Rubrics
K-12 Session Track This track provides a unique opportunity for you to engage with fellow colleagues to learn more about solutions to specific challenges facing the K-12 education world today. Hear from fellow users and Blackboard staff and see how you can transform your educational programs! Sessions will include:
Best Practices in Professional Development in Blended Learning Crystal Howard & Amy Braswell, Florida Virtual School
Product Listening Session: Learn About New Features, Innovations and How They Impact K-12 and Get Tips for Building an Effective and Engaging Course Blackboard Staff
The Never Stop Learning Tour is coming to Miami!
Kovens Conference Center Florida International University 3000 N.E. 151st Street Miami, Florida 33181
Directions: The Kovens Conference Center is located on the Biscayne Bay Campus of Florida International University. The entrance is at NE 151st Street and Biscayne Blvd. in North Miami. Take NE 151st Street approximately 1.5 miles, following the signs to the Roz & Cal Kovens Conference Center.
Nearby Hotels: Best Western Plus Windsor Inn 12210 Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 305-891-7350 Click here for website.
We are at capacity and registration for this event is now closed.