77 – Blackboard Collaborate

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Blackboard Collaborate offers a social, interactive learning experience with virtual classrooms, online conferencing and instant messaging. Previously known as Elluminate

Cost: Commercial.
Available: Hosted
Website: http://www.blackboard.com/online-collaborative-learning/index.aspx
Categories: webinar/virtual classrooms

Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning:

  • 2015: 77  2014: 71  2013: 66  2012: 50  2011: 60  2010: 35  2009: 43=  2008: 50=  2007: 50=

Comments from some of those who selected Blackboard Collaborate as one of their Top Tools

“We use this platform extensively for training across our different campuses, as well as for offering virtual office hours to our students.” 2015

“reliable and clever, best online classroom tool” Teresa MacKinnon, 2014