Blackboard Collaborate

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Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate) helps you create virtual classrooms, offices and meeting spaces that expand the possibilities for the students. It helps in building a better educational experience that will boost mass communication and networking. It offers a more collaborative, interactive web and mobile learning experience which evolves constantly and keeps everyone engaged.

The following are the salient features that Blackboard Collaborate provides:

Web Conferencing:  With the help of web conferences interactive instructions, help and meetings can be easily facilitated. Through web conferencing we can achieve two-way VOIP, multipoint video, built in conferencing, interactive whiteboard, application and desktop sharing, rich media, breakout rooms etc.

Mobile Collaboration:  Mobile Collaborations allows students to join live sessions from their iPhone, iPad, or Android devices.

Seamless Integration: Due to the seamless integration with Canvas,  all instructors and participants have one click access to Blackboard Collaborate.

Resources:

Features

Setting up a Blackboard Collaborate Session in Canvas

Joining a Blackboard Collaborate Session in Canvas

Audio Setup Guide

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Video tutorial: Creating a Blackboard Collaborate session in Canvas

Question?

Please contact ecampus@sjsu.edu for further information.