TP8: How to Add TurningPoint Account Registration Link in Blackboard

Instructors need to set-up a TurningPoint Account Registration Link in Blackboard for students to create their TurningPoint account, register their Clicker/Subscription, and connect their TurningPoint account to Blackboard.  There are two way to add the Turning Account Registration link.

I. Adding the TurningPoint Registration link to Course Content

  1. Click Course Content link
  2. Click Tools > More Tools > TurningPoint Account Registration.
  3. On the Create Link page, Blackboard names the link TurningPoint Account Registration by default.
  4. In the description, consider adding a message regarding what students should do if they need help. See #4 below for a suggested message.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. The TurningPoint registration link now displays on the course content page.

This is for Part I of the tutorial, steps 1 thru 6.

 

II. Adding the TurningPoint Registration link to Course Menu

  1. Click Add Menu Item.
  2. Select Tool Link.
  3. Type “TurningPoint Account Registration.”
  4. In the Type field, click the drop-down arrow.
  5. Select “TurningPoint Account Registration.”
  6. Select “Available to Users” box.
  7. Click Submit.
  8. The TurningPoint Account Registration link now displays on the course menu.

This is for Part II of the tutorial, steps 1 thru 8.