In Dr. Tester’s Blackboard course, teaching materials were placed in Course Documents, organized by weekly topic folders. Each week’s folder contained materials and content, such as PDFs and Word documents, external links, discussion boards, assignments, and tests.Dr. Tester’s “Week 1 Readings” folder contained multiple content such as external links, PDFs, PowerPoint presentations, and assignments:
When this course is transitioned into NYU Classes, files and nested Folders in Blackboard’s Courses Documents appear in NYU Classes’ Resources
Not everything that moves into the Resources section from Blackboard needs to stay in Resources. NYU Classes provides many other tools to achieve similar teaching objectives.
For example, Dr. Tester may remove the syllabus from the folder in Course Information in Blackboard and instead use NYU Classes’ Syllabus tool for linking to readings, teaching materials, assignments, and tests (See #3 below for more details).