Tag Archives: Blackboard

Blackboard Collaborate Now Available

Blackboard Collaborate is now available for use in all courses through blackboard.neu.edu. The Blackboard Collaborate platform consists of three core modules that include web conferencing, voice tools (voice communications and discussions) and instant messaging (builds contacts through course enrollment). Collaborate Mobile is also included, which enables users to participate in a web conference on an […]

Posted in 2012 January Academic Update | Tagged | Comments closed

Blackboard Faculty Success Conference

Please join IS for our first annual Blackboard Faculty Success day conference. The conference will have an open format with short sessions that focus on the new look and feel of Blackboard, as well as some of the features that faculty have shown interest in.  Between each short session, there will be longer Q and […]

Posted in 2012 January Academic Update | Tagged | Comments closed

Blackboard Upgrade and Outage

Blackboard will be upgraded on December 27 and 28 and will not be available during this time. Blackboard Service Pack 9 features a new modern look and feel and many feature enhancements and bug fixes. Some of the new features and enhancements of SP9 (which also includes SP8) are: A new modern look and feel that […]

Posted in 2012 December IS Newsletter | Tagged | Comments closed

Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Collaborate is now available and enables web conferencing, instant messaging and voice authoring functionality into the online Blackboard learning experience. The Blackboard Collaborate platform consists of three core modules. See a slideshow presentation below for an overview of each module. Introducing Web Conferencing Introducing Instant Messaging Introducing Voice Tools (This introduction is an actual […]

Posted in 2012 September IS Newsletter | Tagged | Comments closed

Blackboard Mobile Learn Application

The Blackboard Mobile Learn application is now available for Northeastern. This application allows students and instructors on-the-go access to their courses, content and organizations over WiFi* on a variety of mobile devices including Android, iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, BlackBerry, and Palm WebOS smartphones. See the Blackboard website for links to view the Mobile Learn Device […]

Posted in 2011 March IS Newsletter | Also tagged | Comments closed

Blackboard 9 Tip

Did you know? In the completely redesigned Grade Center (formerly GradeBook), instructors can create “Smart Views” that categorize students based on selected criteria. This is also helpful for instructors who have multiple TAs and who want to divide the management of student grades between those TAs. Instructors can create Smart Views to list students based […]

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