Blackboard IM for Students


Blackboard IM instant messaging allows you to easily communicate with fellow students in your classes or instant message your instructors. With Blackboard IM, students and instructors can easily see who’s online and available so they can instantly communicate with peers, colleagues, and experts. You must be registered in a Blackboard course to get access to Blackboard IM.

 

 

Features

Desktop video conferencing and VoIP audio

Whiteboard with built-in learning objects and templates

Application sharing and queued chat for tutoring and online office hours

 

 

Benefits

Student-to-Student Learning

Blackboard IM allows students to see who’s online from their classes and instantly collaborate by chatting or connecting thru video.

Strengthen Tutoring Relationships

Meet student needs with efficient services, connecting onsite and remote students to help, IT, tutoring, orientation, library services, and more, without physical infrastructure.

Let the Whiteboard out of the Classroom

Harness the power of visual instruction for multimodal learning with state-of-the-art whiteboard technology.

Web Conferencing
Accommodate different learning styles or instructional needs with a single-click launch of web conferencing from instant messaging.

 

 

Getting Started with Blackboard IM

 

User Manual

 

Technical Support