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The Ultra experience now provides live closed captioning. This provides an accessible learning experience for students who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as for students whose native language is different from the moderator's.
Moderators must make participants captioners. Captioners type what is being said during a session. Other participants can view what is being typed in real time. You can have multiple captioners for multiple languages.
Captions are included when a session is recorded.Detailed instructions for Moderators:https://help.blackboard.com/en-us/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/075_Live_Closed_Captioning
For the best Blackboard Collaborate experience with your screen reader, use Internet Explorer® and Jaws on a Windows® system. On a Mac® use Safari® and VoiceOver.
December 7, 2015 - We have introduced mobile support for Collaborate with the Ultra experience.
Please review Release Notes for Bb Student 2.0, for complete details.
Supported devices for using Collaborate in Bb Student 2.0 are iOS 8+ and Android 4.0+.
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