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  • June 13, 2012
    Instructor and Student Tested Solution Integrates Rich Digital Content & Tools in Online Courses

    A new integration for using digital learning content from John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb) with the leading learning management system (LMS) from Blackboard Inc. is now available to...

  • June 04, 2012
    Web Collaboration Platform Will Support More Personalized Learning

    The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE), the largest public school system in the U.S., has chosen Blackboard Collaborate™, in an effort to enhance student achievement and personalize...

  • May 31, 2012
    Closely Watched Evaluation Finds Blackboard the Best Fit for UMOL Community

    A University of Massachusetts all-campus Learning Platform Review team, using a unique and rigorous evaluation process developed by UMassOnline, has selected Blackboard Learn™ 9.1 following a...

  • May 23, 2012
    Sal Khan and Freeman Hrabowski to Deliver Keynotes

    Blackboard Inc. today announced an expanded program for BbWorld® 2012, the company's education technology conference scheduled for July 10-12 in New Orleans, La. Along with 175 client-led...

  • May 17, 2012
    Blackboard Learn Earns Top Honors From Educators, Administrators, IT Leaders

    Blackboard Inc. took home one of the software industry's most prestigious honors last week when Blackboard Learn™ was named the Best Postsecondary Course/Learning Management System at the...

  • May 16, 2012
    App is First to Add Dynamic Mobile Tests, Push Notifications

    Blackboard Inc. today announced a major update to its popular mobile learning app with the release of Blackboard Mobile™ Learn 3.0, continuing the company's investment in mobile innovation. New...

  • May 16, 2012
    System Makes it Easy for Teachers to Update Parents on Student Progress

    Blackboard Inc. today announced the newest release of Blackboard Connect for Teachers™, a notification platform that helps to increase parent engagement by making it easy for teachers to send...

  • May 09, 2012
    Solution Gives Students and Teachers Streamlined Access to Cengage Learning Digital Solutions Directly through Blackboard Learn

    Stamford, CT and WASHINGTON – May 9, 2012 – Cengage Learning, a leading global provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions and Blackboard Inc. today announced availability...

  • April 25, 2012
    Feature Brings Latest in Mobile Technology to the Student Experience

    Continuing to bring the latest in mobile technology to the student experience, Blackboard Inc. announced today the addition of augmented reality (AR) to its leading Blackboard Mobile™ Central...

  • April 24, 2012
    Application Gives Leaders Unprecedented View of Learning Across Institution

    At a time when education institutions are increasingly looking for ways to leverage data to improve performance and student outcomes, Blackboard Inc. today announced the launch of Blackboard...

  • April 23, 2012
    Free Online Course System Also Gets New Mobile Support

    Blackboard Inc. today introduced an open enrollment option for CourseSites™, letting instructors open registration so any number of students can sign up for courses they are teaching with the...

  • April 20, 2012
    Blackboard Partners with Plantijn Hogeschool to Host Event in Antwerp

    AMSTERDAM – April 20, 2012 – Blackboard Inc. today announced details of the Teaching and Learning Conference 2012, one of the largest annual gatherings of leaders from IT and education in the...

  • April 17, 2012
    Effort Integrates Rich Digital Content and Tools within Online Courses

    Thirty-one institutions are evaluating a new integration for using digital learning content from John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb) with Blackboard Inc.'s learning management system (LMS)....

  • April 03, 2012
    Mobile Initiative Becomes Part of Student Completion Strategy

    Harper College is partnering with Blackboard Inc. to provide mobile access to campus services and information with the ultimate goal of increasing graduation rates, the company announced today....

  • April 03, 2012
    Move Brings the Latest Learning Technologies to Students & Faculty

    Harper College is partnering with Blackboard Inc. to provide mobile access to campus services and information with the ultimate goal of increasing graduation rates, the company announced today....

  • March 26, 2012
    Company Cancels Plan to End-of-Life Product

    Blackboard Inc. today updated its plan for supporting clients using the ANGEL learning management platform, extending support for the platform beyond its previously scheduled end date in 2014....

  • March 26, 2012
    Company Will Support Both Commercial & Open Source Systems

    Blackboard Inc. today announced the launch of Blackboard Education Open Source Services, a new effort to support clients using open source education technologies. With the announcement, the...

  • March 26, 2012
    Founding Chief Architect Joins Blackboard Leadership Team

    Blackboard Inc. today announced the appointment of Charles Severance, a longtime leader and one of the founders of the Sakai community, to a senior role to lead the company's initiative on the...

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