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Find and Use Exactly What You Need to Succeed and Blackboard, thought-leaders in the education market, have joined forces to bring your students the best digital education tools available anywhere. The Content Portal Building Block is deeply integrated with Blackboard Learn, so that teachers can assign over 350,000 standards-aligned digital learning objects directly into a content folder. Students can launch the content with easy single sign-on access.

High Quality Content, Premier Providers, Endless Possibilities

The Content Portal is your pathway to a growing catalog of premier providers like NASA, Smithsonian, Waterford Institute, Adaptive Curriculum and many more. In addition, this catalog of material also includes over 15,000 shared user-generated content objects, created and reviewed by fellow educators. Whether it's Intel Education, PhET, USA TODAY, the American Museum of Natural History, or a brilliant activity designed by a peer, the Content Portal empowers you with the right online digital learning content you need to give your students a more robust education.

We Put You in Control

We know it’s not enough to provide educators with thousands of digital learning objects, which is why the Content Portal allows you to easily find, manage, and use those resources in a variety of ways. Browse content by provider, standard, subject, or type. Search by keyword, or filter by grade level. Seamlessly assign materials directly into your Blackboard course. We put you in control, with the means to locate, assign, and use the best resources available.

Proven, Powerful, Practical

As your gateway to a wealth of free and for-fee learning objects, makes it easy to create dynamic courses that engage students and improve learning outcomes.

  • Seamless integration into your existing Blackboard system with single sign-on to a growing collection of premium providers and digital content
  • Over 350,000 learning objects – free and fee-based content, plus over 15,000 peer-generated and reviewed learning objects
  • High quality, standards-aligned content you can search by keyword; browse by standards, providers, subject and type; and filter by grade level
  • Assign Content Portal materials into your Blackboard course
  • assignments appear in the Blackboard grade book, so you can track your students’ progress
  • Catalog management tools provide access to your district’s approved curriculum

Download the Building Block

The Building Block is available to Blackboard clients in North America who license Blackboard Learn, Release 9.1, Service Pack 6 and higher.

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