Eric A. Silva

Never Miss a Blackboard Alert with Notifications

When students have all notification settings enabled it is probably impossible for them to not view the notification. There are currently 20 notification types that can be viewed across a number of mediums. Continue Reading Never Miss a Blackboard Alert with Notifications

When students have all notification settings enabled it is probably impossible for them to not view the notification. There are currently 20 notification types that can be viewed within My Blackboard, Dashboard Modules, Email, as Push Notifications on a smartphone (Mobile Learn), as an SMS Text Message and as a Text-to-Voice call.

NOTE: It is up to each institution to choose which notification mediums they want to enable.

Notification Types

  • Announcement Available
  • Assignment Available
  • Assignment Due or Past Due
  • Assignment Needs Grading
  • Content Item Available
  • Course/Organization Available
  • Course Message Received
  • Discussion Board Forum Needs Grading
  • Discussion Board Thread Needs Grading
  • Item Due
  • Item Graded
  • Journal or Blog Needs Grading
  • Survey Available
  • Survey Due
  • Survey Overdue
  • Test Available
  • Test Due
  • Test Overdue
  • Unread Blogs, Journals, and Discussions
  • Wiki Needs Grading

Edit Notification Settings

Click here for instructions to edit notification settings.

Eric Silva

Eric is an Instructional Designer at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and a Graduate Student at Boise State University. Learn more about me.

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