Category Archives: Migration

Future of Sakai in 2013 and Beyond

Now that the migration from Blackboard is complete, we all have an opportunity to evolve Sakai in ways that provide the greatest benefit to the UNC community. Toward this end, a Sakai Enhancements Committee, comprised of cross-campus representation, has been … Continue reading

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Final Migration Wrap-up

Blackboard has been officially shut down as of January 4, 2013, and we wanted to say how much we appreciated everyone’s hard work and efforts during this migration. We now have 3,730 course sites and 2,173 unique instructors in Sakai … Continue reading

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CFE, Cookies & Sakai Help: Monday, December 17

Do you need help moving to Sakai before Blackboard is shutdown? Sign up for a 30-minute consultation at the Center for Faculty Excellence on Monday, December 17 and have a cookie while you’re there! Time slots are filling quickly. We … Continue reading

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FINAL Month of Blackboard

Don’t wait until it’s too late! Fewer than four weeks remain until Blackboard will be shut down on December 31, 2012, at 5 pm. After this date, Blackboard content will be inaccessible. (See the Roadmap.) Now is the time to … Continue reading

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Migrate your Bb tests with Respondus

Do you have tests, question pools, and/or surveys in Blackboard that you don’t want to lose? Blackboard will be expired at the end of December, so Instructors only have a month left to move tests, question pools, and surveys from … Continue reading

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Blackboard Quiz Migration Service ends October 31, 2012

In early 2011, we announced a service to instructors to help move quizzes from Blackboard to Sakai. The service is scheduled to¬†end Wednesday, October 31 to allow staff to prepare for the final shutdown of Blackboard including helping instructors extract … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Migration Update: 97% courses using Sakai

The fall semester is fully underway with approximately 3,788 courses listed with the registrar using a learning management system (LMS). Of those, approximately 97% are using Sakai while 3% are using Blackboard. This exceeds the target goal of 80% and … Continue reading

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