Third party Tools Integrated with Blackboard Learn
All of the functionality that was available in Blackboard Vista regarding Wimba will be present in Blackboard Learn. You will be able to tie in any archived presentations from the Vista system.
- Adding Wimba Classroom
- Presenter Guide
- Participant Guide
- Using Blackboard IM (formerly Wimba Pronto)
NBC recently began digitizing all of its video content starting from the 1920s. You can add these videos directly to your Blackboard class. If you like it, please let us know by emailing us here.
SafeAssign and DirectSubmit
SafeAssign and DirectSubmit will be available as anti-plagiarism tool in Blackboard Learn.
Turning Technologies also known as our clicker system will be integrated with Blackboard Learn. You will be able to import participant's lists into PowerPoint and then export all of the data collected into the Blackboard Learn Grade Center.
Faculty wishing their students to use clickers should order them just as they order textbooks. Students can purchase them in the University Shop. A limited number of clicker loaner kits are available for faculty to try for a class or two by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Install TurningPoint for PC
- Install TurningPoint for Mac
- Quick Start Guide
- Creating Participant Lists
Respondus and LockDown Browser
All of the functionality of Respondus that was available in Blackboard Vista will be available in Blackboard Learn. In addition, when using the LDB you can create required passwords to enter the test as an additional level of security as well as a password for letting the student quit the LDB before finishing the test in case of an emergency.
- Installing Respondus
- Configuring Respondus
- Respondus User Guide
- Adding LockDown Browser to your Assessment
- Student Guide for Downloading LockDown Browser
TaskStream is integrated in Blackboard Learn. To access Taskstream, login to Blackboard and on the My Institution tab, under Tools, click TaskStream.
All of the functionality of integrating podcasts from our iTunesU site is still available.
Add Test Student to your course