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The Engagement+ add-on for Brightspace gives institutions the ability to showcase their online course offerings and helps instructors create engaging video-based lectures or game based learning content within the VLE.

Screenshots of video features available with Brightspace Engagement+ for Higher Education

Get in the game with Game-Based Learning for Higher Education

Improve your student engagement by having them work through activities within a game. This user-friendly gaming framework enables the creation of a highly interactive virtual learning experience with no programming experience required. Learning has never been so much fun!

  • Tight integration with Brightspace allows instructors to add existing content such as quizzes, assignments, and other files directly to the game map.
  • Rewarding student progress and accomplishments is easy with the use of awards issued upon completion of map activities.
Screenshot of the Awards Leaderboard in Brightspace for K12

Nurture healthy competition among your students with the Awards Leaderboard

Motivate students to take their learning to the next level. Gamify your courses by adding awards and badges to course activities. Plus, with the Awards Leaderboard you can create a fun and competitive environment where students can visualize and show off their progress.

  • Let your students see how they’re stacking up against their peers and inspire them to continue learning so they can unlock even more badges.
  • Encourage social learning, collaboration, and knowledge sharing within the Brightspace platform by issuing digital badges after students participate in discussions, submit assignments, complete game activities, or do other course activities.
  • Help your students take ownership of their own learning, and boost student retention rates with engaging learning experiences.
Screenshots of video in Brightspace for Higher Education

Video lectures designed for higher education learners

Multimedia lecture recordings and fully searchable video content help make courses more engaging for online, blended, and flipped classrooms.

  • Cross-library search and robust in-video search help students find the exact content they’re looking for.
  • Tight integration with our learning management system (LMS) allows instructors to add lecture recordings directly to their courses.
Screenshots of the catalog showcasing course options

Catalogue to showcase course offerings

Colleges and universities can give learners an easy way to find and register for courses or to market and sell their course offerings or training programs using a course catalogue.

  • Search tools, tags, and course categorisation help learners quickly self-enrol in the best course for them.
  • Courses can be offered individually or as part of a larger program. Optional date restrictions, registration limits, and wait lists give you control over enrolment.
  • Turnkey e-commerce gives you a storefront to market your course offerings. The integration with PayPal allows you the option to collect registration fees via credit card.

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Robust Analytics with Performance+

Create knowledge, take action, and improve student outcomes with advanced analytics. Boost student performance with adaptive learning and predictive analytics.

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