Blackboard Learn is usually updated monthly on the first Thursday of the month usually between 5 p.m.-7 p.m. CT. Please visit Blackboard Learn release schedule for specific dates.
The following are release notes relevant for end users:
Release 3700.7.0 - installed August 12, 2019
Updates in the user interface
- When students open an assessment, the Submit button is disabled until they add content or answer at least one question.
- When a student or instructor uses Box View in an assignment, it opens by default and displays using more screen space.
Release 3700.5.0 - installed July 11, 2019
No new features; only bug fixes.
Release 3700.3.0 - installed June 6, 2019
New option to view Course List - Grid View
All users can now view the Courses page as either a list or a grid. The grid view display 'Course Cards' which contain an image that can be customized by the Instructor. Please visit our FAQ for more information.
Order of Course List flipped - newest courses listed first
Previously, the Courses page listed a user's oldest courses first. The order has been flipped and now the newest courses are listed first. If a user designates any courses as favorites, those courses still appear first in the list.