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Setting up your computer
- A computer or device with an reliable internet connection
- Speakers or headphones.
To participate with your audio and video, you may use
- A microphone
- USB headset or speakers
- A webcam or the built-in webcam on a laptop, or a smartphone
Compatibility: Check your computer or device:
Creating a Collaborate Session:
Collaboration and Engagement Tools:
Brief Tour of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
What is Blackboard Collaborate Ultra?
Instructors may add recorded lectures, presentations or use web-conferencing using Blackboard's Collaborate:
- share a whiteboard
- view web pages, slides, or video simultaneously
- view or share documents
- chat by voice or text
- watch a pre-recorded session or lecture
- engage students in breakout groups
- and more...
Launching Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Sessions
For the best Blackboard Collaborate experience with your screen reader use Firefox® and JAWS on a Windows® system. On a Mac® use Safari® and VoiceOver.