Featured K-12 Partners

Get the most from your Blackboard investment with content, data integration, and more from our K-12 partners.

Pearson PowerSchool Logo

Our Pearson ISV partnership will improve the integration and flow of data between Blackboard products and PowerSchool.

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Blackboard Building Block Partners

Learning.com Logo

Learning.com and Blackboard, thought-leaders in the education market, have joined forces to bring your students the best digital education tools available anywhere. The Building Block gives you access to Learning.com’s single sign-on content portal that allows educators to find, manage, and use over 200,000 learning objects. It delivers a wealth of standards-aligned resources in one user-friendly solution — free and fee-based content, plus resources that your district has licensed that you might not even know about.

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NBC Learn Logo

Now educators can breathe life into their courses with thousands of professionally made multimedia content. For more than 80 years, NBC News has been documenting the people, places, and events that shape our world. NBC Learn, the educational arm of NBC News, is dedicated to making these historic stories, images and primary source documents available on-demand to teachers, students, and parents. NBC News has created 10,000 historic and current event resources for 21st century teaching and learning. The videos are updated daily, mapped to state standards, and downloadable. Easily searchable collections include:

NBC's video bank has thousands of clips that can enhance your lessons

  • News footage of historic and current events
  • Critical analysis and mini-documentaries covering topics across academic disciplines
  • Primary source documents, articles, political cartoons
  • Photographs, images, charts, graphs

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SoftChalk Logo

SoftChalk helps educators CREATE customize and personalize content by mashing up their own materials with rich media (video, audio, images), interactive exercises, quizzes and text. It’s so easy that, within minutes, teachers can take your learning content from static to ecstatic. The combination of personalized content, embedded assessment, interactivity, and immediate student feedback increases student engagement and improves learning outcomes.

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Kaltura Logo

Institutions are quickly realizing that the next generations of learners want to learn with rich media. At the same time, lecture capture systems are rapidly emerging, and courses are becoming more digital. Kaltura’s Blackboard Building Block solves the challenges of using video within Blackboard while opening a whole new set of engaging teaching possibilities- from integration of lecture capture and course video materials, to enabling video assignments and sharing of student and
teacher contributed video content.

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Baker & Taylor Logo

With Baker & Taylor's Axis 360, it's easy for teachers to manage e-books in their classrooms, and for students to reserve and enjoy them. K-12 students can check out and read materials in a user interface optimized for their device, and they don't have to be online to access books - they can download the book when they're connected and enjoy it anywhere. Axis 360 is also the only digital media circulation platform that provides full accessibility for the visually-impaired, helping all school libraries meet ADA requirements for access.

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Case Study

See how Clear Creek ISD is enriching the classroom experience with NBC Learn content.

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