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 Ann Arbor, Michigan at the annual MiBUG Conference! We invite you to join us for this free, one-day event to:
Connect with other Blackboard users in your area
Learn about the latest in new features in Blackboard
Ask questions or share feedback with Blackboard product experts
Looking forward to seeing you and your colleagues in April!
Never Stop Learning Tour is making a stop in Ann Arbor!
When: Friday, April 19, 2013
Where: Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan
This event is bought to you by:
Dynamic presentations: given by your fellow peers on their best practices
Breakout Sessions:robust multi-track breakout sessions for Higher Education and Learn & Collaborate users
Ask the Expert Stations:sit down, one-on-one, with Blackboard technical experts and get your questions answered
Share Feedback: help shape the future of our products by sharing your feedback in person and tell us about your needs and concerns
Partner Interaction Zone:from content providers, media and technology companies to system integrators and more, we are bringing a select group of partners on tour with us. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet with them.
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:
Meet the Grade Center
Methods for Encouraging Academic Honesty
Wikis, Blogs, Forums, Journals – Which One Do I Use & Why?
Methods for Engaging Your Students with Media
The Never Stop Learning Tour is coming to Ann Arbor!
Washtenaw Community College Morris Lawrence Building 4800 E. Huron River Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48105-4800
Thank you to the following partners for their participation in the MiBUG Spring Conference! For more information on their integrations with Blackboard, be sure to attend their sessions and stop by the Interaction Zone throughout the day.
Register for the Never Stop Learning Tour at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, Michigan - space is limited!
Note: You will be redirected to a registration form.
The College is conveniently located midway
between the two biggest cities in Washtenaw County—Ann Arbor and
Ypsilanti—and close to M-14, US-23, and I-94. Here’s how to reach us:
M-14 and points north: Take US-23 south to the Geddes Road exit. Turn
left, then right at Dixboro Road. Follow Dixboro south and turn left at
Huron River Drive. The College will be on your right.
I-94 and points south: Take US-23 north to the Washtenaw Avenue exit
(37-A) toward Ypsilanti. Turn right and follow Washtenaw to Golfside
Drive; turn left and cross over Clark Road. At this point, Golfside
becomes Huron River Drive. The College will be on your left.
About McGraw-Hill - Trusted and proven, this is the deepest, state-of-the-art integration of publisher content within a learning management system: a combined solution that offers students and instructors a single point of access for courses, content and learning tools.
About Pearson - MyLab/Mastering deliver engaging, dynamic learning opportunities – focused on instructor’s course objectives and responsive to each student’s progress – that are proven to help students absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.
About WileyPLUS - Through WileyPLUS, a research-based online environment for effective teaching and learning, Wiley offers content and digital learning resources across multiple disciplines. WileyPLUS is taking its one course, one experience approach to the next level with its integration into the Blackboard Learn platform.