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Adobe Creative Cloud Integration Now Available for Blackboard Learn

Date Published: Nov 11,2020


CategoryProduct:Installs & Configurations,Extensions; Version:Learn 9.1, 3900.0.0,Learn 9.1 Q4 2019 (3800.0.0),SaaS
Article No.: 000074952

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Blackboard Learn


Information:

As of October 22, 2020, the Adobe Integration which allows seamless access to Adobe Creative Cloud application, is now available to Learn clients with both Original and Ultra course experience. Adobe Creative Cloud offers more than 20 industry-standard apps for design, photography, video, and web. Adobe tools empower students to think creatively and communicate expressively, so they can turn their classroom ideas into college and career opportunities.

What you need to know:

The integration is available for System Administrators to enable through the Partner Cloud Settings for both Enterprise (9.1) and SaaS (Original and Ultra experiences).

Important Notes:
  • LTI 1.3 is a required Learn feature to support the Creative Cloud integration.  Therefore, there are minimum version requirements for Learn: 
    • For Enterprise (9.1), the version 9.1 Q4 2019 is required
    • Both the SaaS and the 9.1 Q4 2019 release will include the latest version of the Partner Cloud Building Block.
  • Access the resources below if you’re ready to use the new Adobe Creative Cloud Integration:
    • Administrators: As the institution’s or school district's IT admin, you must integrate Blackboard with Adobe Creative Cloud for your educators and students to be able to access Adobe applications within Blackboard. Follow the steps provided by Adobe in the Admin Guide . You can also add Adobe Creative Cloud as a system level tool by integrating the LTI 1.3 application ID.
See detailed instructions in the admin guide or watch these quick start videos:
      • Integrate Adobe Creative Cloud into Blackboard Book and Course Tools: video
      • Integrate Adobe Creative Cloud into Blackboard System Tools as an LTI 1.3 tool: video
      • Note: This article contains detailed instructions to integrate Adobe Creative Cloud into Blackboard System Tools as an LTI 1.3 tool
    • Instructors:  Once the admin installs and gives you access to use Adobe Creative Cloud, Instructors will be able to add it to your courses and deploy content. To do so follow the steps provided by Adobe in the Admin Guide in the Instructor section.

 




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