Blackboard MobileTM Learn
Blackboard Mobile Learn enables interactive teaching and learning on the go. Now students and teachers can access their courses, content and communities on CourseSites from a variety of devices, including iOS™, Android™, Palm® webOS™ and BlackBerry®. Specifically, CourseSites instructors and students can use Mobile Learn to: 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), and create content items within the course map (instructors).
Open Educational Resources (OER)
With CourseSites, you now have the ability to publish and share your courses as OER under a Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY). Once published, other educators can easily preview and download the course content in Blackboard and Common Cartridge formats. In addition, you will easily be able share your open educational resource via social media channels like Facebook and Twitter.