Instructor resources for Blackboard and tools used within the learning management system (LMS).

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Help and documentation for instructors using Ultra course view in Blackboard.

Help and documentation for instructors using Classic course view in Blackboard.

Articles describing how to make accessible content and the use of Ally in Blackboard to gauge your course accessibility rating.

Articles describing how to compress files and folders to converse space in Blackboard.

EAC

Articles relating to the University Accreditation & Assessment software incorporated into Blackboard called EAC.

Articles describing how to set up Respondus Lockdown Browser & Monitor in Blackboard course assessments.

A tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard. Exams can be created offline using a familiar Windows environment text editing program like Microsoft Word. This is for instructor use only.

Articles (16)

Pinned Article Adding or Changing Course Banners in Grid View

As an instructor, you can upload an image for the thumbnail in the Courses page in Ultra Base Navigation. This article explains how to add or change the image.

Pinned Article Ultra Course View vs. Classic Course View

Shows the difference between Ultra course view and Classic course view in Blackboard.

Access Levels for Users in Blackboard Courses

A list of the user access levels in a Backboard course.

Adding Users to Course Sites

Information about requesting addition of users to course sites in Blackboard.

Adding/Removing Users in an Organization

This article contains instructions for leaders of an organization to add/remove users from an organization in Bb Ultra.

Banner Class Photo List

Use the Banner Class Photo List to locate student identification photos for students registered for courses in Banner.

Blackboard Ally for Courses

This article introduces instructors to Blackboard Ally, which helps make digital content accessible.

Copy SCORM from a Classic Course to an Ultra Course

The SCORM Engine Building Block manages and plays Shareable Content Object (SCO) package files that contain interactive content and are supported in both Classic and Ultra Course Views in Blackboard. This article will walk you through copying an existing SCORM file from your Classic course to your Ultra course.

Edit Your Profile in Blackboard Learn with the Ultra Experience

This articles explains how to edit your profile in Blackboard Ultra.

Flipgrid Video Discussions: What it is and How to Use it

This article demonstrates Flipgrid and how to integrate it into Blackboard.

Merging Courses in Blackboard

Information about course merging including what it is and pros and cons of merging course sites in Blackboard.

Notification Settings in Blackboard Learn with the Ultra Experience

This article explains how to set notification preferences in Blackboard Ultra.

The Calendar in Ultra Base Navigation

This article explains how to use the calendar located in Ultra Base Navigation.

User Roles in Blackboard for Courses and Organizations

A description of user roles in courses and organizations.

Using Profile Pictures in Blackboard Ultra

This article explains how to utilize profile pictures in Ultra Course View.

Why Does My Blackboard Course Have “TR” in the Name?

The "TR", "OL", or "HY" in the course name is for the modality of the course.