Blackboard Learn™, now mobilized on your mobile device!
Blackboard Mobile Learnby Blackboard Inc.
NOTE: This app must be enabled by your institution to function and is free for you if enabled. The no-cost version for Higher Ed institutions in the US, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands can only be accessed via Wi-Fi.
For more information on access to Blackboard Mobile Learn in the UAE, visit mobile.blackboard.com/etisalat
To find out if Blackboard Mobile™ Learn is available at your school, download the app and search for your institution or check in with your helpdesk or technology department to find out when Blackboard Mobile Learn may be available.
Blackboard Mobile Learn takes interactive teaching and learning mobile, giving students and teachers access to their courses, content and organizations on a variety of mobile devices, including iOS™, Android™, Palm® webOS™ and BlackBerry® devices. Blackboard Mobile Learn extends your existing Blackboard learning system by making much of the core content available in an engaging and intuitive way on mobile devices.
• View grades
• Access documents in multiple formats
• View and post in discussion forums
• Comment on blogs and journals
• See the course roster
• Filter and favorite your courses
• Upload media as attachments to discussion boards and blogs*
• Post announcements (instructors)
• Create content items within the course map* (instructors)
(*For schools using Blackboard Learn 8.0+)
You can do it all using your existing Blackboard username and password. Getting started is easy. Just download the app, enter your school name to verify that your institution has enabled Blackboard Mobile Learn, type in your credentials and away you go.
Now engaging and convenient access to your courses can be as mobile as you are.
Bug fixes: - Fixed an extraneous server error message appearing for some non-English language users - Fixed two issues with Favorites handling - Fixed a Dashboard display issue - Fixed other minor display issues Fixed in 2.3.2-2.3.4 - Fixed a critical issue where some users would see a "No Content" error rather than the course map - Improved error message handling for institutions that have not yet enabled Blackboard Mobile Learn - Fixed an issue that caused some users to experience a crash on startup. - Fixed two different login issues experienced at a small number of institutions - Fixed an issue where unavailable content was not clearly indicated to instructors/designers - Fixed an issue where instructors could not add content to empty content areas - Fixed issue where Group Discussion threads were not visible - Other minor display and functionality fixes Release 2.3: --THIS UPDATE REQUIRED FOR IOS 5 COMPATIBILITY-- New features: - Course tools (Discussions, Grades, Blogs, etc) can now be refreshed by swiping down Improvements: - Significant performance enhancements - Streamlined login routine for repeat visits. Logging in is now much faster! Bug fixes: - iOS 5 compatibility fixes - Fixed login issues experienced by some institutions - Other bug fixes