• Contract Opportunity: Building Blackboard Courses

    Hey there! We are looking for 2-3 people to assist with building and re-organizing our Blackboard Learn courses. The content is already there - it's a matter of just moving it from an old course and re-arranging it i...
    last modified by ma0076017
  • Now Available - 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
  • Creating tests

    Is it still true that Bb must use a third-party to import test questions from Word?  I have found several videos, but they are older.
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Have you created a course template based on quality standards, such as Blackboard ECP or QM?

    We often have clients asking about using templates as a means to improve overall course quality. I'd like to be able to share who's doing this and why. Please add comments and share any details, resources, ideas you h...
  • Multiple Cameras in Blackboard Collaborate

    Hi! New to BB Community. Has anyone set up an assignment in Collaborate where students had to record using 2 or more webcams? I hope to have students visible throughout the recording. They are accessing the Collabor...
    last modified by etattid
  • 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
  • PDF protection

    Hello!   I have added a password to a PDF file in order not to allow it to be printed / copy&pasted. When I open it as a file from my computer - using Adobe reader -  the file is locked. When I open upl...
    last modified by p-lbachmann
  • Women in STEM, The Future Digital Landscape: Dr. Jenine Beekhuyzen Sets The Scene

    By Nicole Wall | Jul 08, 2019   In today’s world, digitalisation has impacted almost every industry and fundamentally changed the way we work. Advancements in technology and investments in artifi...
    created by eschramke
  • Job Opportunity - Instructional Developer at Binghamton University in Binghamton, NY

    Apply online.   About Binghamton University: Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in ...
    created by macargel
  • Design at #BbWorld19

    “I want to run an empathy map exercise with first-time online instructors.” “You need to build out this concept, and I won’t take, ‘We will see,’ as an answer!” “I don...
    created by stolleb
  • How do you annotate student assignments in STEM subjects?

    Hi. Just wanted to gather some views.   As a science lecturer my students' assignments contain a lot of symbolic text.  Giving feedback requires me to use a mixture of equations, drawings and plain text...
    last modified by andyr
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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