• OneNote use in Blackboard Learn

    Hi! It is my understanding that there is a way to incorporate OneNote notebooks into the Blackboard environment. Has anyone used it, and, if so, what do you think of it and how does it look? Thanks!
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  • Comparison of Blackboard Original and Blackboard Ultra Courses

    I've been working on a document to give us a snapshot of the feature differences between Blackboard Original and Blackboard Ultra courses.   I thought this might be useful to the wider community, so thought i'd ...
    last modified by sheftom
  • Show us your Blackboard!

    At a recent meeting of the UK Further Education User Group we ran a session called "Show us your Blackboard" whereby we shared our Learn user interface.  From past events, we felt it's always interesting to see w...
    last modified by chrisboon
  • Overdue Notifications from Turnitin assignments

    Since we moved to SaaS a couple of months ago we have noticed a steady increase of students saying they have received overdue notifications from their Blackboard daily digest emails when its not relevant to them. ...
    last modified by sheftom
  • gradebook display

    How do I get rid of the duplicate display of headings in the Full Results Center gradebook view? It looks like this: Thanks.
    last modified by jenhoyte
  • FYI, Mozilla is retiring its Open Badges Backpack platform and helping users move their badges to Badgr.

    Just got this email from badges@mozillafoundation.org   We're immensely proud of the work we've done on Open Badges over the years, and Mozilla will continue to be an Open Badges champion. Going forward, we beli...
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  • Is the Publish to Mozilla facility in Achievements reliable?

    Following on from an excellent presentation from Tony McConnell about his use of the Achievements tool for awarding badges to staff for digital literacy ("Digital Olympics"), and students on a range of induction topic...
    last modified by chrisboon
  • Achievements Updates?

    Since Mozilla Backpack is moving to Badgr, will the Achievements system be updated and better supported to work with this platform?
    last modified by plandrey
  • Social Learning Tools deprecated

    So, it looks like Blackboard is having a clear-out of older and less-used tools - after yesterday's announcement that Blackboard Open Content would be discontinued from 31st December 2019, I've read today that the Soc...
    last modified by chrisboon
  • Learn's Social Learning Tools, Cloud Profile no longer available 31 Dec 2019

    Effective December 31, 2019, the Social Learning Tools and Cloud Profile features of Blackboard Learn will no longer be available. As a part of our commitment to delivering a Learning Management Syst...
    last modified by wweichel
  • Course  Reports Broken with BB Ultra

    Hello everyone, I hope you are having a good day. We are currently in the process of migrating to Bb Ultra, last year we went to SAAS and the idea is to go to ULTRA in January 2020. In this process we already did the ...
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  • Inline grading tools for assignments when posted as text vs. file

    In an assignment folder, why aren't the grading tools (annotation and comment box) available for inline grading if the student copies and pastes a text instead of uploading  file?    #grading tools
    created by okalag2@uic.edu
  • How do I allow students to create their own student groups?

    I would like students to create their own student groups in a course and be able to invite other students on to the group. Is this facility available in Blackboard? This is available in other VLE's, e.g. Canvas (How d...
    last modified by scatterjames
  • Randomize Question Order Across Multiple Random Blocks

    I've got more of a feature-related than technical question regarding Blackboard Learn's Random Block question type.    As we know, Random Block is powerful in that it can randomly pull x number of...
    last modified by ed25882
  • Portfolios - Does anyone use them?

    We are looking into adding e-portfolios into some of our programmes and would love to hear from other institutes that have already done this.   Does anyone use the Blackboard portfolio tool and if so what do you...
    last modified by sh27511
  • Video That Can Only be Watched Once

    Does anyone know if Blackboard or another ed tech tool has the following functionality: ensure that students only watch a video one time?    The idea to have students watch a 10 second video and describe wh...
    last modified by ianaugust45
  • Blackboard Learn feature list?

    Hello,   Is there a simple list of Blackboard Learn features?   I've found lots of good information on blackboard.com, but not the straightforward list of features/functions I'm looking for.   Thanks...
    last modified by wsmcmordie
  • The new Blackboard Partner Catalog is here

    We are happy to announce the availability of our new and improved Blackboard Partner Catalog! We transitioned the Extensions Catalog to now exist solely on our Blackboard Community site.    Why did we create...
    created by slehnert
  • 24/7 Support Vendors

    We are looking at possibly setting up a 24/7 support for our users and wondered if any other universities had ones they recommend.  This support would extend out from just being Bb, including things like SIS. ...
    last modified by Grzegorczyk
  • What tools do you guys use for graphing in math courses?

    Are there any blackboard building blocks that are available for math instructors to be able to graph math problems or are there other apps or services available?  I was just wondering what your instructors use.&#...
    last modified by ad36160