Learning Platforms

The Learning Platforms team manages and supports a variety of online technologies that faculty use to teach courses. The primary tool is Blackboard Learn, which is used by 62% of all courses at UM. They also support the use of Blackboard Collaborate, a videoconferencing tool that can be used for a variety of academic and administrative purposes. In addition, they support a variety of tools for student feedback, advising, appointments with academic support services, instructional video, educational uses of social media, and plagiarism detection.