Welcome to the Blackboard Learn Support Site
Due to the change in dates for final grade submission, the upgrade of Blackboard Learn to Service pack 11 has been rescheduled for the Fall 2013 term. There will be no disruption of service on Sunday, May 12th.
This upgrade involves changes to the look and feel of the system and several new features. Check here for details.
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|UAB Migrates from Wimba to Collaborate to support Instructor-Student Interaction
Beginning Fall 2013, UAB will support Bb Collaborate as our primary option for live, personal interaction online and for asynchronous delivery of class content. Bb Collaborate combines features from the elluminate and Wimba systems into a single system for online, two-way communication between you and your students.
Click for details and implementation timeline.
The Blackboard learning management system provides tools for document distribution, communication, and assessment as well as a host of other tools to encourage course participation.
This site provides tutorials, links to help content, and additional information to facilitate creation and deployment of courses in the Blackboard system. nd tutorials on building content
, communicating with students
and assessing learners
under Instructor Support; student resources
provide help navigating a course, managing tasks, and working with various course tools. (Click to Enlarge)
The Best Practices
section offer suggestions for structure and practice in online environments, while What's New
summarizes some of the features of Blackboard Learn that can be used to enhance student engagement with course content.
We hope you find what you need on this site, if you can't, please contact us
or browse the blackboard manuals for detailed explanations of functions and features.