Note: Your instructor controls which tools are available. If this tool is not available, your instructor may have disabled it.
Give students a heads up on what to expect, new postings, due dates, etc.
Blackboard Collaborate »
Schedule and join Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing sessions and view recorded archives.
Blackboard Help »
Direct link to the Bb Manual.
Blogs are an open communications tool for Students to share their thoughts.
CPS Connection »
This tool allows you to use your Blackboard class with CPS response pads.
Track important events and dates through the Calendar.
Real-time lessons and discussions. Two Collaboration Tools are available: Chat and Virtual Classroom.
Instructors can post contact information about themselves and others.
A list of words that the instructor feels are important to the course.
A self-reflective tool for Students.
MERLOT Search »
For faculty, staff and students of higher education from around the world to share their learning materials and pedagogy.
My Grades »
Displays detailed information about your grades.
Portfolios Homepage »
My Portfolios, Received (Shared) Portfolios, and Personal Artifacts
Respondus LockDown Browser (RLB) »
Creates a “locked” testing environment for Blackboard.
Register Your i>clicker Remote ID »
Register your i>clicker and get credit for your votes.
View a list of users enrolled in the Course.
Send Email »
Users can send email to all or selected individual Users, Students, Groups, Teaching Assistants, or Instructors. From a Blackboard Learn course, email cannot be sent to anyone who is not a member of the course.
Organizes projects (referred to as tasks), defines task priority, and tracks task status.
TurningPoint Registration Tool »
Turning Technologies Response ID Registration
Video Board »
Engage in audio-based, threaded discussions.
Video Email »
Enhance emails by including a vocal element.
Video Podcaster »
Author and distribute course-based podcasts.
A Wiki is a collaborative tool that allows Students to contribute and modify one or more pages of Course-related materials.
Wimba Classroom »
A live virtual classroom supporting multi-way audio, video, application sharing, polling, and content display.
Wimba Pronto »
Connect with your classmates and teachers on the Pronto instant messaging system.