About Class Collaborate

Class Collaborate is a real-time video conferencing tool that lets you add files, share applications, and use a virtual whiteboard to interact. Class Collaborate with the Ultra experience opens right in your browser, so you don't have to install any software to join a session. Class Collaborate Experience is continuously developed. Learn what's new by reviewing the Release Notes.

External Collaborate Resources

Links marked with a ↗︎ symbol go to Collaborate  documentation. 

Getting Started

Moderating & Teaching with Collaborate

The following Collaborate resources for moderators are provided by Collaborate and will redirect to the Collaborate support website.

Participating with Collaborate

Class Collaborate

Class Collaborate (formerly Blackboard Collaborate) is now part of the Class family.

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Collaborate (US) Impacting Maintenance

THIS IS A SCHEDULED EVENT Dec 14, 02:00 - 06:00 EST

Nov 30, 16:34 EST
Scheduled - The Collaborate v23.20 release will be deployed to the US region (https://us.bbcollab.com), hosted in AWS (US - Virginia): us-east-1.

Start Time: Thursday, December 14, 2023, 2:00 AM EST (Eastern Standard Time) UTC/GMT -5 hours

End Time: Thursday, December 14, 2023, 6:00 AM EST (Eastern Standard Time) UTC/GMT -5 hours

Collaborate customers will experience intermittent availability during the maintenance window. For more information, please refer to: https://support.class.com/s/collaborate?language=en_US&articlenumber=kA08a000000BKEXCA4&callchild=true&isload=true

Please visit the release notes page: https://support.class.com/s/collaborate?language=en_US&articlenumber=kA08a000000E6RKCA0&callchild=true&isload=true

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Watch the Skill Builder Class Collaborate webinar recording (August 2021)