Blackboard Fall Updates

More to Learn_WebTile-150x150Blackboard Learn (Bb), IIT’s learning management system (LMS), was updated to the latest service pack on Friday, August 15. This update includes regular software updates plus a few new features to improve the student and faculty functionality and experience in Blackboard.

New features include SafeAssign integration into the Assignment function, and a true Student Preview ability. You may also notice a few other features in this update. Over the semester the Bb at IIT team may more formally introduce these additional features and faculty training.

See IIT Online’s Google site, Blackboard @ IIT, for details, and be on the lookout for an additional IIT Today Bb article for a calendar of faculty sessions to begin the week of August 25.

If you have questions about this update, please contact IIT Online’s Brad Katz,, or Lauren Woods,

Should you need technical assistance with Blackboard, please contact the Support Desk, at