99 – Blackboard

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Blackboard is an educational learning management system – part of a suite of educational tools from Blackboard.

Website Cost Availability
blackboard.com Commercial Installed
Past Overall Rankings
2015: 95 2014: 90 2013: 88 2012: 89 2011: 68= 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –
Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2016 Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning 2016
Top 100 Tools for
Education 2016

Comments from some of those who selected Blackboard as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2016

“It is so far the best discovery for distance learning.” Rose Ngacha, Primary/Secondary teacher, USA

“For online courses of which I am an instructor.” John Thompson, University/College teacher, Canada

Previous comments

“We’ve had Blackboard Learn in our university for many years now, It’s a useful one-stop portal for the students.” 2015

“I am not necessarily tied to any one Learning Management System, but have used Blackboard for six years. The ability to provide an engaging and customized learning environment that connects teacher, students, and content continues to be extremely powerful” Britt Wattwood

“I like this as a learning environment as many of our programmes have a very collaborative approach to them and this VLE works well.” Karen Ver

“I like putting all my course materials in one place (even if they are just links to other web-based resources.) Students know to look there first before contacting me.”Susan Quinn