A minor upgrade is scheduled to be performed to the Blackboard Learn System, beginning at 8 AM on Sunday, August 14th, 2011. Blackboard is scheduled to be available at 12 AM on Monday, August 15th, 2011.
The upgrade from 9.1 SP5 to 9.1 SP6, will deliver a set of bug fixes and will improve on a number of existing features. Some of the enhancements include:
Needs Grading tool now includes a larger set of gradable items.
Timed Assessments now allow for automatic submission when timer expires.
New Interactive Rubrics tool.
Added browser support for Google Chrome, Firefox 4.0, and IE 9.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the ITS Helpdesk at 815-753-8100 or firstname.lastname@example.org.