Blackboard Collaborate Classroom for Instructors

Blackboard Collaborate Classroom for Instructors

Getting Started (First Time User)

Step 1: Check System Requirements (to see if you have a supported operation system and Java)
Step 2: Install the launcher.
Step 3: Test Session (to see if you can join a Bb Collaborate session properly)

Tutorial and Documentation

More information about how to use Blackboard can be found in the UMKC Knowledgebase. Search for Blackboard, or ask a question about how to use Blackboard.

In a Session
Overview for Moderators (video)
Quick Guide (PDF)
Essentials for Moderators (HTML) Information on the most widely used features
Moderator's Guide (HTML)  A comprehensive, more detailed handbook for instructors

More for instructors
Open the above webpage and scroll down to "FOR MODERATORS", for more documentations.

Free Online Training

Training Registration Center
Click "Collaborate" on the left side panel, then "Online Training".

Contact Support

Tel: 816-235-6700 (Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM)
877-382-2293 (24/7)