Turnitin error – incorrect late/unsubmitted notice

There is a current issue that Turnitin are currently investigating related to incorrect notifications. Students may either see a notice via email, activity stream, or directly through the Turnitin link that alerts them that they have not opened or submitted their assessment.  If the student launches the Assignment Dashboard, they’ll see their submission and the…

YuJa Picture-in-Picture

CTIL have enabled the Picture-in-Picture feature within the YuJa player. To take advantage of this feature you will have to have a recording with two visual streams (commonly a powerpoint and a talking head). The feature is accessed via the settings menu on the YuJa player. Using Picture-in-Picture Mode Picture-in-Picture Mode can support viewing in a…

“MoCo” Meeting summary

Blackboard have several interest groups in their Community Site. One that I attend when is “MoCo“, which covers both the mobile app and collaborate. The September meeting , covered several useful points. Feel free to watch it (it’s an hour long), but if you’d like a summary… Polls and Reporting – if you’d like to download the…

New patch applied to My Dundee

Blackboard has applied a new patch to My Dundee, including a fix for an issue with Annoucements that some people have experienced: Learn SaaS release 3800.17.0: Update to client Production environments Blackboard Learn SaaS Continuous Delivery v3800.17.0 | Release to Production 3 September 2020Original Course View We’re applying an updated version of 3800.17.0 (full release number 3800.17.0-rel.27+f09831f)…

Digital Education Digest: Issue #1

Five weeks and counting Welcome to the first of our Digital Education Digests, bringing you the latest announcements, resources and tips from the Centre for Technology and Innovation in Learning and the wider digital education community. With less than five weeks until the start of Semester one, we’ll issue this weekly Digest via your School…

Update to Turnitin’s Reporting

Turnitin have updated Feedback studio to include a new part of the report – a flag to indicate if there appears to be evidence of students manipulating text. Students do not get to see the flags. As a result of this update, you’ll see a new overview of the key areas of Feedback studio the…