Learning Webinars

Here you can find all the upcoming learning webinars, as well as all the past learning webinars.

learning webinars for Bluenotes community members are one example of how you can globally connect and share experiences with improvement in mind. Created and presented by experts from Blue® powered institutions and experts from Explorance, these sessions will give you an opportunity to learn best practices from real Blue users.

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BlueML Onboarding – Interpreting Qualitative Data for Actionable Insights

calendarWednesday, May 12th 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone4 days remaining

Qualitative data gives valuable understanding into the “why” behind quantitative scores. However, reading through thousands of comments can be quite exhausting - and how do you then organize those comments into actionable items? BlueML is a specialized text analytics tool built to support experience management. It uses powerful and proprietary machine learning algorithms to automatically detect sentiment and categorize your qualitative feedback, helping you dig into what people are really telling you at scale. This webinar will introduce you to the BlueML models and show you how to interpret actionable insights from the dashboard and is for anyone interested in analyzing qualitative feedback.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • May 11, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • May 12, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • May 12, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Michael Cochrane, Senior Product Training Specialist, Explorance



Learning Webinars

BlueX 1.8 Release Q&A Webinar

calendarTuesday, May 25th 2021, 04:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone17 days remaining

Join us to learn all about the BlueX 1.8 release. Key highlights of this release include:

  • Enhanced ranking question: include more than one ranking list in a question
  • Event-based invitations: send invitations on special days or add/subtract days from an event
  • Relative email schedules: send emails relative to the survey start or survey completion
  • BlueX in French: select between English and French at login,
  • and more!

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • May 24, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • May 25, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • May 25, 4pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Dave Sykes, Product Training Specialist, Explorance



Learning Webinars

More About Blue 8 – Dynamic Days, Self-Enrollment, and Answering Your Questions

calendarWednesday, June 23rd 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone46 days remaining

Continuing with the exploration of Blue 8's features and development, we will cover how Dynamic Days are managed. We will also dive into a new feature that helps admins gather feedback when none or only a portion of an audience is known: Self-Enrollment. Through the use of QR codes, individuals not already invited to a survey or evaluation can scan to access the questionnaire. Finally, we have received many questions about Blue 8, and we will take the opportunity to share some of those questions and their answers during the webinar.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • June 22, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • June 23, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • June 23, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Michael Cochrane, Senior Training Specialist, Explorance



Learning Webinars

Feedback Analysis with the Blue Feedback Dashboard

calendarWednesday, July 7th 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone60 days remaining

The Blue Feedback Dashboard (BFD) supports data-driven decision making at every level of the organization, with flexible data management rules to distribute the right content to the right audience. Join this webinar to learn how stakeholders in every area of the organization can safely explore and make data-driven decisions in one feedback friendly environment. This webinar will also show you the capabilities included in the upcoming BFD 3.0 release, including the Aggregate Feedback Dashboard module which is the space to analyze results at the organizational and per-unit levels in a way that stakeholders in every area of the organization can safely explore and make feedback-informed decisions, as well as dynamic role access for Aggregate Feedback Dashboard to ensure that Aggregate Feedback Dashboard users only access relevant data to their function or role.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • July 6, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • July 7, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • July 7, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Michael Cochrane, Senior Product Training Specialist, Explorance



Learning Webinars

Beyond the Classroom: Measuring the Overall Student Experience

calendarWednesday, September 22nd 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone137 days remaining

While the student experience in classrooms is important, understanding the overall student experience is also crucial as it impacts both enrollment and retention. In this webinar we will show you what a student experience journey map is, why it is important and how to develop one for your institution. Your student experience journey map will allow you to easily identify improvement opportunities from the student’s perspective and measure their impact.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • September 21, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • September 22, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • September 22, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Jennifer Balcom, Principal Consultant, Explorance



Learning Webinars

Preparing your Data to Take Advantage of Relationship Demographics in Blue

calendarWednesday, October 20th 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone165 days remaining

Join this webinar to learn how to work with relationship demographics to provide more flexibility and control over the course evaluation and reporting processes. Utilizing additional data fields will offer you more options for setting triggers, different types of filters, and other conditional rules. As a result, students can select whom or what to evaluate while providing more granular options for reporting.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.

  • October 19, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • October 20, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • October 20, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions

Presenter: Krimo Bouaou, Customer Success Specialist, Explorance



Learning Webinars

Tips, Tricks, and Troubleshooting – How to Identify and Prevent Common Issues in Blue

calendarWednesday, November 17th 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Eastern Timezone193 days remaining
Why aren’t my emails going out? Why aren’t students able to access the evaluation forms? Why is the wrong teacher being evaluated? Why are my report viewers all wrong? How do I get Dynamic Report Access to work? In this webinar, we will show you how to verify, check, and test your data to prevent common issues when running projects in Blue. Join this webinar to learn how to identify other common configuration issues and what to do to prevent them. These tips and tricks will help to ensure a successful course evaluation process and improve your day-to-day efficiencies when administering Blue.

Time: Three sessions are scheduled for Bluenotes community members in different time zones worldwide. Select a session that best fits your schedule in your time zone.
  • November 16, 9pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the APAC regions
  • November 17, 8am Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in the Europe/Africa/Middle East regions
  • November 17, 2pm Eastern Timezone, mainly for customers in Americas regions
Presenter: Margot MacNutt, Training Manager, Explorance