Blackboard Mobile Instructor App (Faculty)

To access Blackboard Learn courses from a smartphone, tablet, or other mobile device, the Blackboard Instructor app is recommended.  Blackboard Instructor is a mobile app that enables viewing course content, connecting with students in discussions, and interacting with classes in Blackboard Collaborate.

Blackboard Instructor App information

Blackboard Instructor app feature guide

The Blackboard Instructor app is available on iOS and Android tablets and phones.

Use these steps to download and install the app.

  1. From a tablet or phone, access the appropriate app store.

Download on your Apple® device

Download on your Android™ device

  1. If necessary, search for Blackboard Instructor.

  2. Install the app on a mobile device.

  3. Open Blackboard Instructor and search for Kent State University.

  4. Log in with the FlashLine username and password. These are the same credentials used to access Blackboard courses on a web browser.

See What Students See - Get the Blackboard App for Students

Content can be previewed in the Blackboard Instructor app, but for the full student experience, it's helpful to see content in the Blackboard app for students.  Create a “test” student and enroll it within a course (the app only displays courses where the test student is enrolled).

Blackboard App (Student)

Creating a “test student

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