This reference article will compile features in the release notes for versions of Blackboard Learn as they are applied to the system at Missouri State University. The majority of this information will be sourced from help.blackboard.com
May 23, 2015
This release contains Learn 9.1: October 2014
|Assessments: Significant Figures||In calculated formula questions, instructors can select the number of decimals or significant figures for the correct answers generated by the system.|
|Bb Grader App||The Grader App provides instructors with a mobile solution for reviewing, providing feedback, and grading student submissions to Blackboard Learn Assignments.|
Individual users now have more choice about how their calendars are formatted both in the Calendar tool and when making date selections.
Users can also now choose the Hijri Islamic lunar calendar.
There is now a course list filter in the calendar.
|Content Editor||The Content Editor spell check option is now ON by default.|
|Grading: Delegated Grading||Instructors can delegate grading to specific users.|
|SafeAssign Integration||SafeAssign is integrated into regular Learn assignments.|
|SafeAssign Originality Report Changes|
The SafeAssign originality report has been changed in the following ways:
|Student Preview||Instructors can view their course exactly as a student does by using a student account the system generates for them.|
|Video Everywhere||Blackboard Learn has integrated with OAuth 2.0. With this update users are able to seamlessly use several video features within Learn without authentication issues.|
January 1, 2015
This release includes Learn 9.1: April 2014
|Anonymous Grading||Instructors can hide student names from submitted assignments for anonymous grading.|
|Assessments||Significant figures have been added in calculated formula test questions, such as leading zeros.|
|Mobile Learn||This update includes resolved issues.|
|My Grades||The look and feel of My Grades has been updated. Students now view feedback by clicking View Feedback.|
Profiles will be integrated with MyEdu to deliver an Enhanced Cloud Profile.
The Enhanced Cloud Profile provides users with their first professional profile; helping them demonstrate skills & competencies they have developed
through their educational journey in a visual and uniquely compelling way.