Blackboard Upgrade January 2015
The next Blackboard upgrade will take place on
Monday, January 6, 2015 at 5pm. The district-wide Blackboard system
(for both Chabot and LPC classes) will be upgraded from Blackboard
9.1 Service Pack 13 to the Blackboard 9.1 April 2014 release.
While this is not a major upgrade, it includes some new features and
fixes from Service Pack 14 and the April 2014 releases. Features and
functions that will be added after the upgrade include (not a
An updated look for the My Grades area for
students, which makes it easier for them to view feedback from
SafeAssign integrated into regular
Assignments. And the look of the SafeAssign Originality Report
has been updated.
Course Message notifications: Those using
Course Messages can now choose to receive notifications of new
messages within their Blackboard account or via email.
Test Total Points Adjustment: This
enhancement address several related needs, all revolving around
the total points possible for tests, and needing to adjust the
total points possible.
A "Score Attempts Using" drop-down list has
been added to the Test Options and Create Assignments pages.
More details of the new features & fixes,
including tutorials and videos, will be posted shortly.
Previous Upgrade Information (January 2014)
In early January 2014, Blackboard was upgraded to
Blackboard 9.1 Service Pack 13 (SP 13). SP 13 included a
handful of new features and enhancements, including:
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