BlackBoard Collaborate

 

Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate Live! and Wimba Classroom) is a program specifically designed for education. Collaborate enables faculty to hold virtual classes, video conferences and virtual office hours and record them for later viewing.  Up to 100 seats are available, along with whiteboard and chat messaging.

Training:

CIT provides one-on-one training, group workshops, and training designed to meet specific needs of different departments to help faculty and staff integrate technology into their teaching and working environments. For training on Blackboard Collaborate, please contact Lisa Clark at 572-8249 or lclark@westfield.ma.edu.

 

Tutorials:

Blackboard Collaborate Online Orientation

Additional Resources:

Demo – Blackboard Collaborate in Action  

Campus Technology – Blackboard Collaborate Integration

The Journal – Blackboard Collaborate Integrates Instant Messaging