Blackboard Tutorials

This page includes links to short tutorials highlighting various features of Blackboard and including tips and best practices in teaching.  Some tutorials are developed by NIU, while others have either been developed by other institutions and linked to with permission or made available by Blackboard. 

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Getting Started

Building Your Course

Assessing Learners

For Students

Self-paced workshop: Blackboard I

Link to Self-paced workshop - Blackboard I: Introduction to Blackboard

Communicating and Collaborating


Ultra Course View

** = New feature not yet available, coming in future update, release date still to be determined

Last updated: 8/16/2019