Category Archives: Mobile Learn

Innovate&Educate – monthly newsletter

Are you interested in keeping up with new developments, trends, best practice case studies and information about events? Blackboard has launched a monthly newsletter for international customers (i.e. non US) and you can sign up here. The April issue focused … Continue reading

Posted in Bb Student app, Mobile Learn, Newsletter | Leave a comment

Blackboard Mobile 2015/16

Since the Blackboard Mobile Learn app was first made available to students in March 2012, it has been a popular way for students to access course materials. We have been tracking basic usage statistics, which shows steady use during term … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile Learn, Monitor Activity | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The Bb Student app has arrived!

Blackboard has just released a new Bb Student app in the UK and Ireland – the first in a new set of “persona based” apps which will include one specifically for instructors. The Bb Student app has been available in … Continue reading

Posted in Bb Student app, Mobile Learn, Students | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Mobile Learn at NUI Galway – stats for semester 1, 2014

Blackboard Mobile LearnTM has been in use at NUI Galway since March 2012. We’ve written some previous posts about its use, based on the limited statistics provided by Blackboard. Apart from a period earlier this year, when we had to … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile Learn | Tagged | Leave a comment

The future of Blackboard

Watch Stephanie Weeks talk about the new Blackboard user experience at the annual Blackboard World Conference in Las Vegas last month. It will be some time before this experience comes to Blackboard at NUI Galway, but we’re looking forward to … Continue reading

Posted in Blackboard Collaborate, Mobile Learn, Upgrade, Video | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Blackboard Mobile Learn – New app, increased usage

At the end of the last academic year, we were able to report some very positive statistics on the use of the Blackboard Mobile Learn app at NUI Galway. At that time there was a fairly steady use of the … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile Learn, Monitor Users | Tagged | 4 Comments

Blackboard Mobile Learn – one year on

In March 2012, Blackboard Mobile LearnTM was launched at NUI Galway. At the end of September, we reported on the usage statistics after just 3 weeks of term. At that stage, the highest number of logins on a single day … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile Learn, Monitor Activity | Tagged | 3 Comments