Please view IIT’s system requirements for viewing lecture capture videos.
A request for technical support may be submitted by opening a ticket through the OTS Support feature in myIIT, sending a request via email firstname.lastname@example.org or calling the Support Desk at 312.567.3375
Blackboard Collaborate is a web conferencing platform which instructors can use to schedule synchronous class sessions. Collaborate can be launched directly from your Blackboard course.
Blackboard Learn is IIT’s learning management system; it is used in on- and off-campus courses and certificate programs.
- Access Blackboard via MyIIT
- Learn: For Instructors
- Learn: For Students
- Blackboard's Quick Hits Video Playlist - Brief overviews of Blackboard's newest features.
- Blackboard @ IIT - Training Videos & Additional Information
Blackboard Mobile Apps
Bb Student and dBb Grader are designed to provide students and faculty with instant access to their courses via their mobile devices.
- Bb Grader Download (iPad only)
- Bb Grader Features
- Bb Grader App Tour
- Bb Student Download (iTunes - Google Play - Windows Store)
- Bb Student Features
- Bb Student App Tour
Outcomes Assessment extracts direct evidence of student learning from Blackboard Learn courses. By collecting student-submitted assignments from existing courses and facilitating a rubric-based secondary evaluation of them, demonstrating achievement of learning outcomes.
- How to Automate the Assessment Process with Blackboard Learn
- Get Started With Outcomes Assessment
- Outcomes Assessment Interface
- Evidence Collection Process
Google Apps for Education
Google Apps for Education at IIT provides cloud-based, online collaboration tools from Google's suite of apps. These include Gmail, Google Drive, Calendar, Contacts, Hangouts, sites and many others. You can access your Google Apps account via a Single Sign-On to MyIIT. There will be a Google Apps icon in the top right corner which will take you to your email.
ProctorU & Examity
Remote proctoring lets students take exams and tests online. Illinois Tech uses 2 vendors to proctor exams remotely. To learn more or arrange remote proctoring, faculty and students must contact Student Services.
ProctorU is a live online proctoring service for test takers taking exams online. Proctors use a three-step process to replicate the face-to-face proctoring experience over the internet.
Examity is another live remote proctoring service.
Respondus Lockdown Browser
Respondus LockDown Browser is a custom web browser that locks down the testing environment within Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser, they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications. When an assessment is started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading.
- Student Download
- Introduction to Respondus LockDown Browser for Students
- Lockdown Browser Quick Start Guide for Students
- Lockdown Instructor Resources
- Instructor Training Webinars
ShareStream allows users to upload, tag content with metadata, view, browse and play media assets via easy- to-use video and audio streaming software.
Below is a list of popular 3rd party applications. If you are interested in learning more about these applications, hosting a Brown Bag Session with Digital Learning, or have a recommendation for a pilot program or site license with other teaching and learning technologies, please let us know.