Blackboard Collaborate is an online web conferencing platform that allows instructors and students to collaborate using audio and video. Within Blackboard Collaborate, an instructor can upload and annotate a presentation, share applications with users, view websites, allow students to participate in breakout rooms and give group presentations. Instructors can interact with students via VOIP, public and private text-based chat or phone connections. Live sessions can also be recorded and archived for later use.
Getting Immediate Help:
- Blackboard Collaborate Support can be reached 24-hours a day by calling: (877) 382-2293.
Online Help (Two Versions):
Your instructor chooses the version of Blackboard Collaborate to use.
- Collaborate: Ultra Experience (Loads in your Browser)
- Collaborate: Original Experience (requires Java)
With the free Blackboard Collaborate Mobile app, you can join web conferencing sessions right from your iPhone, iPad, Android, or Kindle device [Download Here]. As a participant, you can join a live web conference for online classes, meetings, one-on-one tutoring, group projects, office hours, and much more.
Now engaging and convenient access to your web conferencing sessions can be as mobile as you are.
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