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Blackboard Instructor: A powerful app designed specifically for instructors

Great products make people’s lives easier. Blackboard Instructor, Blackboard’s newest mobile app, helps educators increase efficiency, simplify workflows and amplify student engagement.

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Blackboard Instructor

Blackboard Instructor is Blackboard's brand new mobile application that gives instructors a quick and easy way to manage courses, interact with students, and view content.

Blackboard Instructor allows instructors to:

  • Manage courses anytime, anywhere
  • Preview content and assessments
  • Create and reply to discussions
  • Review, create and send out announcements
  • Host and join Blackboard Collaborate sessions

How Blackboard Instructor can help you

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Increase instructor efficiency

We know time is one of your most valuable assets. Blackboard Instructor can help you save time by allowing you to complete tasks on the go.

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Simplify workflows

Blackboard Instructor’s simple, user-centric mobile experience puts tool’s critical to teaching right in instructors’ hands.

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Amplify student engagement

Blackboard Instructor helps educators meet students where they are – on their mobile devices – and to drive participation and engagement using tools like announcements, push notifications and content preview.

More information

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Best practices for mobile-friendly courses

Mobile learning lets students benefit from interacting with their course content on the devices that they use to connect with every other aspect of their lives, nearly 24/7. This guide shares best practices to create mobile-friendly course material to improve your students’ engagement and participation.

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