Platform Extensions are Anthology-made Blackboard Learn add-ons that extend and enhance the LMS, enabling it to perform additional education and administrative processes with no need for third-party integrations or software customizations. All the extensions exist right within Blackboard Learn and facilitate processes such as enrollment, grades extraction, single sign-on, and report access to track performance.

  • Training and Development Manager – extend and open enrollment to non-credit courses.
  • Grades Journey – tailor grading to your needs.
  • Universal Authentication System – connect an identity provider to include Blackboard Learn in your single sign-on ecosystem. 
  • Student Insight Toolkit – access visualization dashboards within Blackboard Learn.
  • Reporting Framework – schedule and receive data reports.
  • Extended Course Management – allow instructors to perform select administrative tasks in their Blackboard Learn courses.