This session was taught by Sandra Porter (Digital-World-Biology.com).
Blackboard issues: can’t tell if you’ve uploaded, too many clicks to do simple things , hard to download assignments, forums hard to use, hard to make pages, not customizable, hard to get to know the students.
With Drupal: reuse sites, avatars for students (personality comes through), gives you flexibility, can
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