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In 30 Minutes: Check Course Accessibility with Bb Ally

Remediate content and use alternative formats for students



Date & Time

May 21, 2024, 12:00 pm12:30 pm


Learn about Ally, a tool available in Blackboard Ultra courses that improves the accessibility of course content. In 30 minutes we will demo Ally’s remediation capabilities and file conversion tools that help you create an accessible and inclusive experience for all learners. 

Leverage Ally's powerful alternative format options and let students know they can download content in multiple formats that give them choices in how they watch, read, or listen to material. 

Upon completing this online session, you will be able to:

This session is ideal for instructors who are new to Blackboard Ultra or adopting Ultra in an upcoming term. It will be facilitated by Susan Biro, Manager, Online Learning.

To RSVP for this event, please click "Going virtually" below and be sure to add the event to your calendar!


This webinar will take place in a Google Meet virtual conference room. Enter the webinar up to 15 minutes before the start time. Select the "Join Online Event" button in myUMBC to join.

UMBC is committed to providing a consistent learning experience for everyone. Thelast day we will support Blackboard Original is December 31, 2024. Please check out our training and support:umbc.edu/go/ultra

Thumbnail alt-text: Blackboard Ally Logo: "Accessible content is better content."