Blackboard Collaborate

Orientation and Training for Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard Collaborate can be used to create an online classroom in real time with voice, talking head, application sharing, PowerPoint, video, web tours, closed captioning, and more. Blackboard Collaborate sessions can be archived to create tutorials that students can access on demand. Please follow the steps below to get you and your computerready to use Blackboard Collaborate !

Phase 1 - Setting Up!
5 min
  • Verify your computer hardware is ready to use Blackboard Collaborate
    • Computer operating system of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or MAC OS X version 10.5 or higher
    • 1GB RAM (min 256MB Free/Available)
    • 200MB of free hard disk space
    • Microphone and speakers, preferably a headset
    • Web cam (optional)
15 min
1 min
   
Phase 2 - The Overview
22 min
15 min
   
Phase 3 - Moderator Tools
After choosing link below, choose the corresponding link under the "Recordings" header. In addition, please print the "Quick Reference Guide" for the particular topic before you listen to the recording.
4 min
5 min
3 min
5 min 
3 min  
6 min
6 min
5 min
7 min
4 min
3 min
3 min  
15 min
4 min
   
Phase 4 - Skills Assessment
  • Call 660-248-6197 to arrange a test date and time for your skills assessment. Please provide two business days advance notice.
30 min
   
Phase 5 - Room Setup
  • Technology services will setup your Blackboard Collaborate room
30 min
 
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