K-12 Technology Partnerships
Get the most out of your investment with content, data integration & more with these featured K-12 technology partners:
To simplify digital learning, Microsoft DataSense, makes data integration a breeze with Blackboard’s teaching and learning solutions. Seamless integration between Blackboard Learn and your student information system simplifies digital learning, reduces the burden on your IT team and teachers, and helps promote successful adoption to maximize your technology investment. Microsoft DataSense can help your district solve data integration challenges by providing seamless synchronization between your Blackboard Learn environment and student information system.
Blackboard Professional Development
Blackboard Professional Development Solution is a web-based, stand-alone, LTI-supported, professional learning solution. We support teachers with personalized professional development (PD) courses that help develop competencies for 21st Century teaching in partnership with Massive U. Blackboard PD provides an innovative, 21st Century Learning experience that seamlessly fuses learning, doing, social sharing, coaching and deep dive referencing with rich analytics that show teachers how to put the principles of 21st Century instruction into action within their classroom.
With Chalk.com Assessment you get a powerful gradebook solution (Markboard) that meets your current needs while accomodating for the future. Markboard lets you quickly and easily make observations and assessments. No matter what assessment style you need, Markboard has it. You can add comprehensive feedback to individual assessments and track learning progress with built-in curriculum standards. Finally, you can generate comprehensive reports on either your class or individual student progress with ease. Then, simply select which assessments to include, and choose from a number of visual elements to demonstrate the results.
e~Funds for Schools
e~Funds for Schools' online and mobile payment solutions, working in conjunction with Blackboard Mobile Communications App, provides secure payments for lunch, student fees, events, general purchases and other school related items. When parents access the system, they can make one payment for one or all of their children during one single visit!
FLVS Global is a leader in K-12 digital education. Founded in 1997, FLVS serves schools and districts across the country and around the world. FLVS offers a rigorous and flexible digital curriculum, a turnkey virtual school, and professional development for teachers and administrators. FLVS Global affords partners technical and instructional expertise for planning, implementing, and evaluating of blended and online learning programs. Our catalog of successful courses has been growing over the last 20 years and includes more than 100 titles for students in grades 6-12.
Your students want to learn with rich and interactive media, which means that your courses are becoming more digital. Kaltura solves the challenges of using video within Blackboard while opening a whole new set of engaging teaching possibilities—from integration of lecture capture and course videos, to enabling video assignments, create interactive video quizzing, and sharing of user-made video content.
Nutrislice provides transparency and information about school food, including pictures, nutrient information, allergies, and special diets. Our digital menus platform quickly puts the menus in a mobile app, digital screens, custom web sites, and more. Come learn about how we can instantly put your school menus everywhere!
Peachjar is the leading digital flyer management system used by thousands of schools across the nation. This innovative communication tool enables schools and community organizations to distribute informational materials directly to parents. Parents can access eflyers on the go and can click to immediately sign up for activities and events. And best of all, Peachjar integrates with Blackboard ParentLink and Blackboard Schoolwires providing parents direct access to digital flyers most relevant to their families.
K-12 Blackboard Learn 9.1 customers can now benefit from seamless integration with cloud repositories like Google Drive, DropBox, OneDrive and Box through our Qwickly building block. Qwickly is a productivity platform that makes it easier for teachers to bring in content from their cloud and share across their courses. The Qwickly building block is now completely FREE to K-12 Learn 9.1 customers!
Take your school or district online and go paperless with SchoolMint. SchoolMint provides a cloud-based student enrollment and school choice platform to PreK-12 independent, charter, and district schools. More than 2,000 schools worldwide have chosen SchoolMint to streamline all aspects of student enrollment and registration, school choice, lottery management, fee collection, and year-round parent-school communication. Available online and on mobile devices, SchoolMint’s user friendly design transforms the end-to-end enrollment experience for staff and parents.
The new School Supply Lists custom app for Blackboard Web Community Manager makes the process of publishing and sharing school supply lists with parents easier than ever. Developed in collaboration with TeacherLists, the solution leverages the TeacherLists digital infrastructure to deliver mobile friendly back-to-school supply lists to parents via their school website. Lists are also shared directly with select retailers to power one-click shopping, making back-to-school shopping a breeze!