Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Collaborate is a web conferencing and virtual classroom tool that supports real-time online discussion and collaboration.

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Key Features

  • Interactive whiteboard for commenting and sharing presentations
  • Chat function for real-time text input
  • Web tours to discuss and investigate websites
  • Polling
  • Application sharing for moderators to share an application (e.g. MS Excel) and give participants remote control
  • Breakout rooms to facilitate group work
  • Session capture: record a guest speaker, lecturette or student presentation for later viewing and evaluation
  • Set up sessions within your Blackboard course
  • Accessibility options

For On Demand training on using Blackboard Collaborate, visit

Blackboard Support for Students
Blackboard Quick Start One Minute Guides
Complete List of Blackboard Resources
Getting Started with Your Course Environment
Learning Management System and Master Course Guideline