• Create Recording Feature to launch in EU on 7 March

    I've just seen this article: https://blackboard.secure.force.com/apex/btbb_articleview?id=kAA39000000CbCtGAK which announces the availability of the audio and video recording facility for student feedback for clien...
    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
  • Fun Ribbons @BbWorld

    This year I am reaching out to the Community to see what funny ribbons you can come up with that we can give away at BbWorld. Rather than just order the generic funny ribbons I thought it would be interesting to see w...
    created by eschramke
  • Job Posting: Instructional Designer

    We're looking for an Instructional Designer to join our team at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in Salisbury (Concord and Kannapolis too!), North Carolina. Check out the job posting for details.
    last modified by faith.jelley
  • 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
  • Automating Certificates of Completion

    I have created a Certificate of Completion that is automated based on rules.  In order for the link to produce the certificate, the quiz in each of the 12 modules must be completed, with an overall course score o...
    last modified by lenertk
  • Calendar entries and content availability

    While recently teaching a class I discovered a surprising behavior of the Blackboard calendar. I make certain all my assignments, discussions, and other graded content have due dates so they populate the Blackboard ca...
    last modified by jh0043189
  • Is Blackboard aware that statistics tracking is useless?

    Since September 2015 I have been running a research project looking at the relationship between lecture attendance, the use of lecture recordings, and student achievement. To monitor the use of recordings, all Kaltura...
    last modified by emilynordmann
  • Question From Blackboard Designer: Revealing answers to students during a multi-attempt assessment

    I’m a designer for Blackboard and would like to get feedback from this community on some design-related questions. Answering these questions is highly beneficial for our process. Please feel free to explain your...
    last modified by joannie.wu
  • Real-World Preparedness

    How many times have we, as technologists, admins...staff in higher education in general...heard the hearts of students who are stuck in the never-ending story of "I need a job, but I keep being told I don't have enoug...
    last modified by lt0079872
  • eXe Learning open source authoring tool

    I've recently discovered the old eXe elearning authoring tool developed in New Zealand as been updated to v2 and developed into a more modern HTML5 authoring tool that now exports in SCORM and EPUB formats. It's desig...
    last modified by beyondtool
  • Question from a Blackboard Designer: Revealing answers in matched questions

    I’m a designer for Blackboard and would like to get feedback from this community on some design-related questions. Answering these questions is highly beneficial for our process. Please feel free to explain your...
    last modified by joannie.wu
  • Faculty Training Tips and Tricks (ok, so just 2 tips)

    When I first began the task of Faculty Training, I was still at my alma mater - standing before those who had taught me, along with many who didn't know me, only that I had a BA and couldn't hold a candle to their mul...
    created by lt0079872
  • Self and peer assessment

    Hello all. I have a project to be submitted by groups in the class, each group is around three students. I would like to have each group‘s members to be able to grade other groups in their work. All tutorials I ...
    last modified by sayghanem
  • Job Opportunity - Bb Support Specialist (multiple locations)

      University of St. Augustine for the Health Sciences is seeking an LMS (Blackboard) Support Specialist. This position would be located at one of our campuses in St. Augustine, FL; Miami, FL; Austin, TX; or San M...
    created by sh0078256
  • Research Participation Request - LMS acceptance

    Dear Faculty, My name is Ayse Begum Aslan and I am a PhD Candidate at Wayne State University. I would like to invite you to participate in an online survey about faculty acceptance of learning management systems in h...
    last modified by bgmbgm
  • An Alabama EVENT Coming up! May 28-29, 2019

    Join the Blackboard Team and the BamaBUG Blackboard User Group for a free Teaching and Learning Day in Orange Beach, AL May 28-29, 2019. REGISTRATION IS FREE AND IS OPEN NOW!!!   Please join your peers across Ala...
    last modified by patsy.hayes
  • Custom Achievement Badge Images course copy issue

    Hi all,   I realise Achievements is not the most robust of Bb's tools - but I've recently found an issue related to custom Badge Images after performing a course copy in Learn 9.1 Q4 2017 CU6.   After copy...
    last modified by dm36310
  • Trying to set up a multipart question in a test

    Thanks again for all the help provided on other issues, it's been of great assistance.  Unfortunately, you've inspired me to push my boundaries further :-)   I know that I can create tests in Bb, and I can s...
    last modified by grd46965
  • BOX Grading Toolset Travesty

    Am I the only one challenged to understand why the BOX grading tools debacle, and it is a debacle, continues not to be addressed? Am I the only one that feels like there has not been any sense of urgency or attention ...
    last modified by fursty