First, read this post on 100 Reasons to Use Blackboard before you start. There's likely a few Blackboard features which have slipped by under the radar. Identify those which may be of help and then go down the checklist below. We've listed a few concepts and skills which will be of help as you build your Blackboard site.
Click on this link to access the series (day 6 will be on top, day 1 on the bottom).
Alternatively, use the list of posts along the right side of the blog to access each day.