30 Boxes – an easy to use Course Calendar Tool

30 Boxes is a calendar tool that “supports drag-and-drop capabilities, one-click editing, plain-language event adding, as well as unique features aimed towards social networkers.”[1]  It’s a great tool for Blackboard classrooms because

  • It is easy to use
  • You can embed or share a link to your calendar with anyone
  • Students do not have to be 30boxes users to view your calendar
  • You can schedule multiple terms at one time
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Linking Blackboard Mobile to Dropbox

Did you know that you can link your Blackboard Mobile Learn App and your Dropbox Account? Once linked, you can add file attachments to your items or posts directly from your Dropbox account.

Here’s a brief demonstration of how to link the two apps in an iOS device.

It also works on an Android device.  Check it out: