Collaborate is the tool in Blackboard that allows you to video chat with other people in your course. Watch this video to see step-by-step instructions on how to join a Collaborate session, which includes downloading and running a set-up file (this is a one-time download), and then going into a meeting.
Other helpful tutorials to help you and your students use Collaborate:
- Create a Blackboard Collaborate Session
- A Quick Tour of a CCC Confer (aka Blackboard Collaborate) Session