Begin in your Blackboard Dashboard

  • Click on your Course
  • Click on Assignments
  • Under Tools add DBQ Online
  • Give it a name and click Submit
  • When you click on DBQ Online you will open your DBQ Online Teacher Dashboard
  • Here you will see your current classes and each class has a unique classlink
  • Copy the classlink to share with your students


Type Instructions for your students for Students to Self-Enroll: 

  • Open a word document to type instructions for your students
    • The instructions should tell them to :  1) Click the DBQ online icon to Open DBQ Dashboard 2) Copy/paste the Class Link url into the address bar and hit return 3) You are now enrolled and can view assignments
  • Paste each unique ClassLink into the instructions


Send instructions to your students:

  • Go back to your Blackboard dashboard- Under assignments find the DBQ Online Tool and click Edit
  • Copy/Paste the instructions to your students into the description section
  • Click Submit
  • Now when your students login to blackboard they will see the instructions for how to self enroll