ISB Partners -  Blackboard

From its beginning as a small education technology company, Blackboard has been dedicated to improving every aspect of the education experience for millions of learners and educators around the world. Blackboard works with thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organizations, providing them with tomorrow’s education experience today.

The drive to make a difference and lead the evolution of education is at the core of what makes Blackboard solutions so effective.

Around the globe, Blackboard solutions are helping to improve every aspect of the education experience. Clients are using Blackboard technology to reach more students in immediate, personalized new ways. They are helping their educators become more effective. Keeping everyone informed, involved, collaborating together, and meeting the high expectations of today’s learners. And they’re doing it in a cost-effective way that helps to sustain services and programs, even as outcomes are improved over time—finally, the new generation of education is here.

Making a difference can be hard, but by working together real change is achievable.

  Improve performance   Improve individual and institutional performance
 Make teaching and learning more effective   Make teaching and learning more effective—in the classroom and beyond
 Take the education experience mobile   Take the education experience mobile
 Reach your community anytime, anywhere   Reach your community with important information anytime, anywhere
 Make more informed decisions   Make more informed decisions and improve outcomes
 Offer a more engaging, interactive, individualized learning experience   Offer a more engaging, interactive, individualized learning experience
 Make life on and off-campus more convenient and secure   Make life on and off-campus more convenient and secure
 Deliver services and experiences   Deliver services and experiences that meet the new expectations of learners

Make teaching and learning more effective in the classroom and beyond

Blackboard Platforms

Blackboard Learn: An Experience that Can Bring Your Vision to Life

Blackboard works with our clients to develop and implement technology that improves every aspect of education.

We enable clients to engage more students in exciting new ways, reaching them on their terms and devices—and connecting more effectively, keeping students informed, involved, and collaborating together.

Through this innovative technology, services and expertise we work with our clients to build a better education experience. The Blackboard Learn LMS is your home base for anything from posting materials online to a complete virtual learning environment and everything in between.

Blackboard Transact: A More Convenient Experience on and Beyond the Campus

Blackboard Transact's one-card system enables students and faculty to pay for meals, operate a vending machine or copier, open their dorm and classroom doors, or attend the big game.

At a time where student expectations for service are increasing at a faster rate than the budget, effectively leveraging an integrated OneCard program with the help of Blackboard Transact can help you create a seamless experience for your students that offers unparalled convenience and customer service, while at the same time controls scarce resources, protects physical assets, and reduces overall costs.

With tools like this, we can build a better education experience for everyone on and beyond campus.

Blackboard Connect: Connect with Confidence

Stay connected to your community with Blackboard Connect – your single mass notification solution for delivering everyday updates and emergency notifications.

When it’s critical to keep your community informed, Blackboard Connect™ delivers. It will help you reach anyone, anytime— increasing your effectiveness for emergency notifications and community outreach. Create and send messages faster than ever, and take more confidence in the relevance of your message. No other notification service provider delivers the quality, speed or reliability you get from Blackboard Connect. There’s never been an easier way to help keep your community closer, stronger and more secure.

Blackboard Collaborate: Online Collaboration Platform That Engages Everyone, Every Time, Everywhere

More than a web conferencing tool, Blackboard Collaborate is a powerful all-in-one platform that gives you an immersive human experience via your PC, tablet, or mobile device, everywhere every time.

Offer a more collaborative, interactive, and mobile learning experience that constantly evolves, and you’ll keep everyone engaged like never before. That’s what the Blackboard Collaborate™ online collaboration platform is all about. Helping you create virtual classrooms, offices and meeting spaces that open more possibilities to more students, wherever they are. Offering exciting new approaches to learning while involving each student on an individual level.

With solutions like these, we can build a better educational experience that will get everyone talking

Blackboard Analytics: Technology that Transforms Data into Performance

Blackboard Analytics is a comprehensive solution for unlocking your school's data and organizing it into dashboards, reports and information you can use.

Transform enterprise data into actionable information. Make more informed, timely decisions to help significantly improve performance. With the Blackboard Analytics™ platform, you’ll have easy, self-service access to data that matters. You’ll reap the benefits of data warehousing, reporting, and dashboards while avoiding technical pitfalls found in other solutions.

With tools like this, we can build a better education experience by fostering a culture of data-informed decision making.

Blackboard Mobile: An Interactive Experience Here, There, Everywhere

A complete mobile platform for your institution with two distinct faces: Blackboard Mobile Learn for your classroom and Blackboard Mobile Central for your campus.

Give your learners, educators, and community access to all aspects of the educational experience on their mobile devices and they’ll be able to go anywhere. That’s what Blackboard Mobile™ solutions are all about. Giving you the power to engage everyone on their terms and devices. Offering instant access to the information they need. Encouraging the interaction they crave.

With tools like this, we can build a better education experience for everyone, everywhere, anytime.

Blackboard Engage: Meet real needs. Achieve real success.

Get an easy-to-use all-in-one web-based information hub for the entire K12 learning community with Blackboard Engage.

Edline is now Blackboard Engage. It’s the same products you know and love with a new division name that better defines what we are passionate about—parental and student engagement. Blackboard Engage will continue to serve the K-12 community through its flagship Edline Learning Community Management System (LCMS).

Blackboard Services

 Platform Consulting: Help desk, service and support resources.   Platform Consulting: Help desk, service and support resources.
 Online Program Management: Online program design and execution.   Online Program Management: Online program design and execution.
 Training Services: Training classes, certification and materials.   Training Services: Training classes, certification and materials.
 Student Services: Help desk service and support resources.   Student Services: Help desk service and support resources.
 Managed Hosting: Infrastructure expertise, reliability and scalability.   Managed Hosting: Infrastructure expertise, reliability and scalability.
 Enterprise Consulting: Strategic guidance and discipline.   Enterprise Consulting: Strategic guidance and discipline.