Better collaboration means more effective learning

Better collaboration means more effective learning


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Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Collaborate™ is a simple, convenient, and reliable online collaborative learning solution. This fully redesigned solution delivers a level of engagement that makes learners feel like they’re together in the same room via collaboration and conference tools.
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Better collaboration for more effective learning

Today’s learners want new ways to engage and collaborate. Virtual classrooms and online professional development deliver new opportunities to meet your learners where they are. Inspire and engage your learners with the easy to use online collaborative solutions they crave.


Key Features

Easily reach your students, wherever they are

Blackboard Collaborate has been redesigned to make anytime web conferencing with your students simpler, easier, and more reliable.

Simple yet full-featured collaboration

Web conferencing should be easy. Our capabilities are intuitive so you can focus on interaction, rather than technology.

Collaboration, for every way of teaching

From virtual meetings to hybrid and online learning, you’ll have all of the synchronous learning tools you need.

Easy to use, so you can just teach

With quick startup and intuitive workflows, educators and learners are free to focus on interaction and engagement.


Stop, collaborate, and listen!

Stay engaged in your learning anytime and anywhere with Blackboard Collaborate flipped learning, virtual meetings, and collaboration.

Your learning, on-demand

Pause, rewind, or fast-forward lessons. You’re in charge of your learning experience with Blackboard Collaborate.

Rich, high-quality video and audio

HD audio and video enables a more engaging learning experience. Display up to five HD videos per conference.

Synchronous learning is a breeze!

Browser-based web conferencing means there’s nothing to install and every learner has easy access.



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Unmatched synchronous collaboration for K-12 education

Blackboard Collaborate provides unmatched synchronous online collaborative learning. On its own or within our Innovative Classroom Solution, our web conferencing solution enables K-12 schools to take learning to the next level with flipped classrooms and professional development. 


Key Features

Flipped classroom and professional development

Flipped learning engages students and enables active learning in the face-to-face classroom. And virtual professional learning prepares teachers to implement digital learning – while improving their understanding of how online education works.

Your all-in-one flipped classroom

With Blackboard Collaborate, your flipped lessons are mobile-friendly. And recorded lessons are there for keeps.

Learn with technology first

Teachers who learn virtually are more comfortable integrating technology into their classrooms.

Unmatched user experience, convenience

Browser-based web conferencing means there’s nothing to install and every student and teacher has easy access.


Prime teachers for digital learning

With the rise of blended learning and the rapid transition to digital content in K-12 schools, professional development is more important than ever. Teachers who learn digitally are more likely to integrate technology effectively in their own classrooms.

Affordable, flexible professional development

Reduce the travel costs and time spent on professional development with flexible web conferencing options for teachers.

Prepare teachers to leverage technology

Teachers who learn via web conferencing are more comfortable integrating technology into their classrooms.

Single solution, all-inclusive support

We’ll fulfill all your flipped classroom and digital professional development platform needs. You’ll avoid the hassle of multiple vendors.


Think outside the classroom

Stay engaged with learning in and outside the classroom with Blackboard Collaborate flipped lessons, study sessions, and collaboration.

Your teacher, on-demand

Do you wish you could pause, fast-backward, or fast-forward lessons? You’re in charge of your flipped learning with Blackboard Collaborate.

Joining live lessons is a breeze!

With Blackboard Collaborate™, you’ll have HD video and HD audio conferencing in your browser. There’s nothing to install.

Collaborate with teachers and classmates

Join class when you can't come to school. Participate in study groups remotely. Get help from teachers wherever you are.



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Synchronous online learning for higher education

Blackboard Collaborate provides unmatched synchronous learning with a full upgrade for 2015. On its own or within our Learning Solutions, our education-specific web conferencing capabilities enable institutions to foster collaboration and drive student retention and success.


Key Features

Easily reach your students, wherever they are

Blackboard Collaborate has been redesigned to make anytime web conferencing with your students simpler, easier, and more reliable.

Simple yet full-featured collaboration

Web conferencing should be easy. Our capabilities are intuitive so you can focus on interaction, rather than technology.

Collaboration, for all teaching models

You’ll have all of the synchronous online collaborative learning tools you need to meet your instructional goals.

On the go and learning together

Give your students more options to stay engaged – with personalized learning tools for their mobile-enabled lives.


Your all-in-one, 24/7 classroom & group study tool

Whether you’re taking a fully online course or you just want to have a virtual study group after class, we make it easy and fun to create a collaborative learning environment with your classmates and professors from anywhere.

Learn together without getting together.

Take classes, join study groups, collaborate on projects, attend virtual office hours – from wherever you are.

Good-looking, fun to be with, reliable

Our sleek, intuitive interface provides you with audio, video, chat, whiteboard, and more, using world-class technology that is modern and reliable.

A classroom that is always on – and on you

No matter where you roam, work with classmates and professors from the comfort and convenience of your phone or tablet.


Support every way of teaching and learning

Blackboard Collaborate keeps students engaged anywhere and anytime, increasing course completion. It is an easy-to-use, reliable, and scalable platform for web conferencing that enables you to reach all students, all the time.

Engaging, personalized learning options

Support large online programs, blended learning, virtual office hours, professional development, and faculty meetings – all with one toolset.

To ensure adoption, it’s easy to use

With quick startup and intuitive workflows, your educators and students are free to focus on interaction and learning.

Mobile collaboration from anywhere

Give today's mobile-enabled students the connection they crave and the personalization they demand.



Easy-to-use, reliable, scalable collaboration

Your school needs a world-class teaching and learning tool that engages students and connects them to your institution. Blackboard Collaborate was specifically built for education and does just that. And it integrates seamlessly with your LMS.

Your comprehensive learning solution

Our learning solutions combine our LMS, synchronous learning, and mobile capabilities to fit your institution’s needs.

Streamlined tools promote broad adoption

With fast deployment and easy-to-use features, your educators and students will quickly embrace Blackboard Collaborate.

For reliable and scalable collaboration

By leveraging standards-based WebRTC technology, we provide best-in-class audio, video, and application sharing.




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Web conferencing for learning, not just meetings

Make learning more engaging with a friendly yet full-featured virtual conferencing solution. Deliver high-value content via a sleek interface and mobile app with broad device support. Develop employee skills, improve retention, and save on recruitment by growing talent in-house.


Key Features

Collaboration engages employees to enhance learning

Seamless collaboration is critical to more effective training. Blackboard Collaborate makes it easy with a suite of browser-based tools that engage learners without the hassles of plugins.

Rich, high-quality video and audio

HD audio and video give your employees a more engaging learning experience. Display up to five HD videos per conference.

Quick and simple file sharing

Enjoy drag-and-drop sharing of file types including PPT, PPTX, PDF, JPG, and GIF. Presenters need not install PowerPoint.

Faster, sharper application sharing

Each presenter can choose to share an entire screen or a specific application using the visual app selector.



Services

Getting Started workshops

This training series help participants build a solid understanding of Blackboard Collaborate’s fundamentals.

Integration services

Are you implementing or optimizing Blackboard Collaborate? We can tailor services to your needs and increase adoption.



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    Systemwide use saves money for services at colleges and improves student and institution success.

    Bruce Kauss, E-learning Coordinator, Blue Mountain Community College

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    Teachers see how Blackboard is being used, and that’s a great benefit for professional development.

    Jason Bihler, Instructional Designer, Metro Nashville Public Schools

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    If we didn't have Blackboard Collaborate, I don't see how our online enrollments could grow.

    Ray McCandless Director, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Findlay

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    I cannot WAIT to get my hands on the new Collaborate.

    Desiree Dixon, System Administrator, US Army, Fort Eustis


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