Beginning in the Fall 2017 semester, Lehigh will discontinue its license of Blackboard Collaborate for use by faculty, staff and students. The Blackboard Collaborate activity from within Course Site will no longer be available and LTS will no longer be taking requests to create Collaborate meetings.
Documentation is available on how to get started using Zoom and learn more about its meeting features.
Creating a Blackboard Collaborate Session in Course Site
Log in to Course Site and enter the course in which you want to add the session.
Turn editing on and select "add an activity."
Then click the radio button for "Blackboard Collaborate"
Next enter the Session Information
Common Module Settings
Restrict Access- Only necessary if you want to put additional perimeters on access to a session.
Schedule and Session Attributes
Session Grading and Group Settings
Click "Save and Return to the Course"
Accessing Your Session- Once you are back in the Front of your Course you will see the session link.
Click on the link for Session.
If you want to add an teacher or a TA to the moderator list:
Click the session link :
Click " Edit Moderators for this session"
Any Person Eligible to be a moderator will appear on the list. Select who you would like to and they will move to the left part of the screen.