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 at Pace University in New York City! 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 New York City! For more information on their integrations with Blackboard, be sure to attend their sessions and stop by the Interaction Zone throughout the day.
This complimentary, one-day event will feature dynamic presentations given by fellow peers and Blackboard staff!Sessions Include:
Pace University Welcome & Introduction
Bb Collaborate Youcef Oubraham, Stevens Institute of Technology
Putting Together a Business Case for the Content System: Points to Consider Sylvie Richards, CUNY
Analytics for Learn Pace University
Building a Community of Practice for Hybrid Instruction Carlos Guevara, Kate Lyons, Sandy Figueroa, Jacqueline DiSanto, & George Rosa, CUNY - Hostos Community College
Building a MOOC on Coursesites Andres Villagra & Martina Blackwood, Pace Unversity; Beth Burns & Mark McBride, SUNY Buffalo State
Listening Session with Blackboard Product Management
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 include:
Wikis, Blogs, Forums, Journals – Which One Do I Use & Why?
Social in Learn - Increasing Connection with Students using Interactive Tools
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:
Collaborate Professional Development & Common Core Stan Silverman, NY State Teachers Association
The Value of Online Professional Development Cathy MacDonald, eLearning expert and former K-12 educator
Using Blended Learning to Prepare for PARCC & Differentiating Instruction Cathy MacDonald, eLearning expert and former K-12 educator
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 making a stop in the Big Apple!
Pace University 1 Pace Plaza New York, NY 10038
Pace University is conveniently located off major subway lines, PATH Train, Holland Tunnel, and Brooklyn Bridge, located on the Campus of Pace University in downtown Manhattan.
Nearby Hotels: Holiday Inn NYC Wall Street Gild Hall Club Quarters Wall Street Hampton Inn Manhattan Seaport
We are at capacity and registration for this event is now closed. If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please email your contact information to Carrie Singer firstname.lastname@example.org