How to use a telephone line in Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Collaborate allows user to call in to a session without the use of a web interface

Blackboard Collaborate telephone line offers the following features:
  • A telephone line is dedicated to each session with a maximum of 25 call-in users. (for more information see: https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/Get_Started/Call_Into_a_Session
  • A direct link can be created to a Collaborate session which allows anonymous viewers to enter as guests (class presentation) or moderators (team collaboration) 
  • A phone number can be shared in 3 ways: 
    • before the session in the email invitation, 
    • in the Blackboard course item, 
    • during the session in the call-in menu.
  • Sessions can be automatically dedicated to registered students with email invitations or through a Blackboard course workflow.



Keywords:conferencing, "students call-in users", "online synchronous session", moderator   Doc ID:80044
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2018-02-09 12:59 CDTUpdated:2018-09-12 11:57 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
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