Blackboard Collaborate

Please note that as of September 2022, Blackboard Collaborate is being retired and will no longer be available. SFU Zoom is available to all faculty, staff, and students for real-time online teaching, meeting, and learning.

For synchronous and asynchronous teaching in Canvas

Integrated in Canvas, Blackboard Collaborate allows you to teach in real-time or record a lecture from a single common interface. Blackboard Collaborate is a web conferencing platform that allows instructors to deliver lectures virtually along with interacting with students in real time through chat, audio and video. 


  • Live chat, audio and video
  • Record a lecture
  • Add files
  • Share applications
  • Use a virtual whiteboard 
  • Synchronous teaching and asynchronous teaching


Available to

You may also be interested in