System for teaching, learning and engagement between instructors and students. Blackboard provides tools and resources for content distribution and communications, including innovative ways for instructors to deliver media-rich course content, encourage student interaction online, provide timely feedback for students and calculate valuable performance and participation metrics. Instructors can post course materials, track and post grades, and provide a variety of ways for students to interact.
Students and instructors can access Blackboard for free from anywhere they have an internet connection. Login to Blackboard with your KU Online ID and password.
Contact Blackboard Support directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-864-2600. Office hours are 8 a.m. — 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
After hours and weekend support is available through the KU IT Customer Service Center at email@example.com or 785-864-8080.
Training and Tutorials —
KU IT offers Blackboard training sessions throughout the year to help instructors learn to use Blackboard more effectively. Regularly scheduled workshops are open to anyone, as well as group sessions or individual consultations that can be customized to meet your needs. View upcoming Blackboard training opportunities.
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