Tag Archives: mobile

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

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Feedback on Bb Student app

The Bb Student app became available just over 3 weeks ago. Without the marketing materials, we haven’t been actively promoting to students, but I did ask a couple of people to take a look. One student, who has had difficulty … Continue reading

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Viewing letter grades on mobile

We’ve just become aware of an issue where students are unable to view letter grades (which are being used for provisional results in some Schools) using the mobile app. Although the instructor has entered a letter grade (in the Provisional … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Blackboard Education on Tour is coming to Dublin

The Blackboard Education on Tour series is focused on teaching professionals and learning technologists in higher and further education.  And, it’s coming to Dublin on Tuesday 4th November, 2014. Come along to find out what’s new and what’s coming, and … Continue reading

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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

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