Blackboard at USNA
Did you know you can email students right from the Grade Center in Blackboard? In addition to grades, the Grade Center shows the last date that students logged in and whether they have submitted assignments or not. It is easy to send an email to students who have low grades or are...
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Blackboard is the Learning Management System used by the US Naval Academy for an online supplement to courses, providing a tool for for faculty and staff organizations to document class structure, assignments, and media. It can be accessed directly by visiting: https://www.usna.edu/Blackboard/. USNA is currently running version 9.1.
Blackboard has listed in this link the supported operating systems and browsers for use with the Blackboard 9.1. Blackboard 9.1 is a web-based application and other browsers and operating system may work well, however, the listed configurations are the only configurations that are tested and supported by Blackboard.
Preferred Plug Ins:
Sun Java Virtual Machine: For all operating systems, the supported version is Java 6.0 or higher.
For more information on copyright, please refer to the following resources:
Acceptable File Types:
|Type of File||Extension|
|Image Files||.gif, .jpg, .png|
|QuickTime Video Files||.mov|
|Flash Files||.flv. .swf|
|Real Audio Files||.rm, .ram|
Characters to avoid when naming files: