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How can I record student attendance in my course site?
Attendance can be tracked manually or using a Student Response System.
Original Course View:
Some instructors take attendance by creating a column in the Grade Center and manually entering the attendance data.
Additionally there is an Blackboard attendance tool, where a students attendance can be entered manually and be tracked in the Gradecenter.
Note: Available after 5/20/2019 in Original Course View
Another popular option would be to use a Student Response System such as iClicker or Poll Everywhere. For more information on these and other learning tools,
please see: https://uofi.app.box.com/s/sgvgck75dsu00lllw02r5jm365ukm5j8.
Ultra Course View:
The Ultra course view allows instructors to manually record attendance. Instructors can access the attendance page by clicking Attendance on the Course Content page.