What is Blackboard Collaborate Ultra?

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a tool that allows for students and instructors to use audio, video, chat, and file sharing (PowerPoint, whiteboard, web-tours) to hold live online meetings, lectures, and discussions.

Examples of Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Can I record my sessions?
    Yes! Check out this page from Blackboard Collaborate: https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/Get_Started/Record_Sessions.
  2. Can my session be graded?
    Yes. However, you will need to take attendance/participation for the session and update scores manually.
  3. How can I assure that the person I am meeting with is the student enrolled in my fully online course?
    You can use this in conjunction with the Photoroster in Blackboard to verify student identity in online courses.

Best Practices

    Blackboard Collaborate Documentation

    Access to Blackboard Learn.