• Hiring: University of San Diego, Learning Design Center

    The University of San Diego has some aggressive goals with the implementation of several online degree and micro-credential programs over the next 5 years. Their Learning Design Center is looking for Instructiona...
    last modified by ak0055169
  • Coming Soon - Collaborate Ultra Mobile Updates!

    What’s happening?    As changes in web technology mature and evolve we are constantly looking at ways to adopt new technologies that can improve the experience for our users.  ...
    last modified by dloury
  • 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
  • Limit grading to group

    In a lot of our courses we see an increased use of groups within the course. Courses are getting larger and work is being divided over multiple teachers. A popular request is to modify the list of students that is av...
    last modified by a.l.naber@rug.nl
  • Batch Remove Users from Organizations

    I’m looking for an easy method where the Leader could remove students that have graduated from an organization. When enrolling students there’s an option to batch enroll using a spreadsheet. Does anyone ...
    last modified by micdif@yahoo.com
  • 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
  • Accelerating our Business through Change

    At Blackboard, we’ve been on a journey over the past few years to realign our business to be the best partner we can be for the education community.  As a company, we’ve learned how to take advantage ...
    created by lblakemore
  • Microsoft Teams and Bb Learn

    Hello! I imagine there are many Bb customers here who also actively use Microsoft O365 products on a daily basis.  One particular product that I've been intrigued by is Microsoft Teams, especially since it incor...
    last modified by cc36297
  • question about time and date stamp

    I have a student who, according to the time and date stamp on Blackboard, submitted an assignment after the deadline.  The submission also contains an Excel file that shows a date/time created and date/time last ...
    last modified by john.steele@valpo.edu
  • Reducing storage size of Blackboard courses

    What is the largest course you have seen on your system? - please let us now in the comments!   Storage always grows, but here are just a few reasons for instructors and administrators to manage it: Smaller cou...
    last modified by smachaje
  • BbWorld 2019 UX Lab

    Will you attend BbWorld 2019 in Austin? Don’t forget to stop by the UX Lab to help define what’s next for Blackboard. You’ll find us in the Community LIVE ...
    last modified by stolleb
  • what does this text box actually do?

    I'm using the Learn 2012 theme. If you create a Content Area and enter it, you can click the chevron next to the title and choose Edit. You can then enter text in the VTBE, but it doesn't seem to show up anywhere...
    last modified by cw31362
  • Celebrating Your Achievements

    I am excited to announce the 2019 Blackboard Catalyst Award Winners. Each year, we take a moment to recognize and celebrate the innovative achievements of our clients. We do this through the Blackboard Catalyst A...
    created by sherynanthes
  • 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
  • Assignment Resubmission

    Hi all!   I'm just setting up a course that has a load of assignment dropboxes, and the tutors have asked for a resubmission dropbox for each assignment, which is going to make the Grade Centre really big and ugl...
    last modified by shargreaves
  • Rubric disappears after overriding grade

    Good evening! I have just finished marking some group assignments using the Rubric function in Blackboard. After calculating the mark and writing feedback on the rubric, I adjusted individual marks (based on peer and ...
    last modified by millsc1
  • What's Your Preference - Webinar or F2F Training?

    Whether you are more responsible for classroom technology or fully online support, do you, personally, prefer to "attend" trainings online or in person? For me, I actually enjoy the face-to-face time for the sense of ...
    last modified by lt0079872
  • Link to an item in content collection when in an Ultra Document.

    I'm working on an Ultra course - I can't seem to see the option to add in an image from a content collection when I'm using a "New Document". It'll let me upload an image, link to an online image (so,  I can loca...
    created by ed0046157
  • BbWorld19 Community Reception

      If you have any questions, please comment below or send an email to community@blackboard.com.    We look forward to celebrating with you and will toast to those who are not able to attend BbWorld this...
    created by eschramke
  • 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!
    last modified by k.farrey