Blackboard and Macmillan Learning (representing Bedford/St. Martins, W.H. Freeman and Worth Publishers) provide seamless access to Macmillan’s LaunchPad, Portal and Class content directly within the Blackboard Learn platform. Tested and proven with instructors, this integration offers Macmillan’s renowned high quality content and innovative tools and provides flexibility for both instructors and students.
Blackboard Learn & Macmillan Learning
Select. Customize. Assign.
With direct access to Macmillan Learning’s premier, flexible online solutions, instructors can easily select the high quality content they need, customize it to meet the needs of each course, and assign it at the chapter and asset level within their Blackboard Learn course.
Designed to dynamically support course-level teaching and learning goals, Macmillan’s LaunchPad, Portals and Classes allow instructors to adopt the full solution or tailor content and tools to meet their specific goals.
Macmillan's Launch Pad
LaunchPad offers our acclaimed content—e-Books, videos, animations, LearningCurve adaptive quizzes, tutorials, and more—curated and organized for easy assignability, resulting in superior book-specific content in a breakthrough user interface.
Dynamic content meets ease of use
With Macmillan Learning and Blackboard, you can customize your course—fully, quickly, and easily—to better match your personal teaching style and your individual students’ needs.
- Seamless access: Single sign-on provides instructors and students with the convenience of one login for all course resources.
- One gradebook, automatically updated: Grades for all Macmillan assignments and assessments automatically post to the Blackboard Learn Grade Center, giving instructors and students one destination to monitor class performance.
- Deep linking: Chapter and asset-level linking functionality allows instructors to link to the Macmillan content matching their course needs.
- Familiar workflows: Access to Macmillan content within the course content area makes it easy for instructors to find and adopt content within their native Blackboard Learn workflow.
Get the Building Block below
The free Macmillan Learning integration is available now through the new Partner Cloud Building Block on Behind the Blackboard for higher education institutions that license Blackboard Learn 9.1, Service Pack 10 and higher. The integrated solution is available to institutions around the world, with the exception of China and India.
Experiment with the Macmillan integration now in CourseSites
For institutions not on Blackboard Learn Release 9.1, Service Pack 10, or above, the Macmillan integration can be accessed via CourseSites, our free, hosted online course creation service that empowers individual instructors to add a web-based component to their courses, or even host an entire course on the Internet. Visit CourseSites today to create an account or begin using the Macmillan integration in your current CourseSites courses.