Brightspace for Higher Education

Brightspace is the learning management system (LMS) for Higher Education that helps you spend less time managing, so you can spend more time teaching and learning. Expect more from your LMS.

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Brightspace Core

More than just an LMS. Brightspace Core combines the functionality and support you need to deliver a best-in-class experience for students and faculty. Powerful teaching tools make it easy to create engaging courses, and built-in analytics help you improve outcomes.

Brightspace's easy-to-use design displayed on a tablet and desktop

Ease of use.

The intuitive design makes it easy for all users to accomplish tasks quickly in the LMS, leaving more time to focus on what really matters: teaching and learning.

Student engagement.

A variety of tools help faculty create engaging learning experiences to keep students interested and progressing through the course.

Personalized learning.

Powerful tools help faculty deliver the choice, freedom and flexibility that empower teaching and learning – motivating every individual to reach their full potential.

Built-in analytics.

Learning analytics reports help you understand performance for departments, courses, or individuals. Access to learner data allows you to conduct your own research and analysis too.

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Screenshot of Brightspace Engagement Plus features for Higher Education on mobile

Engagement Plus

Take online courses to the next level by showcasing course offerings and giving instructors the tools to create video-based course content, lecture recordings, and multimedia presentations.

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Screenshot of Brightspace Performance Plus features for Higher Education on mobile

Performance Plus

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

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Screenshot of Brightspace Engagement Plus features for Higher Education on mobile

Professional Development

Organize, assign, and track professional development and training for faculty and staff from within a single platform and simple dashboard.

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Add-ons
for Brightspace

More tools and features to make the learning experience even better.

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Magenta Release

Learn about the latest Brightspace enhancements. The Magenta release provides tools to help instructors and teachers connect with their students by easily providing meaningful and transparent feedback and assessments.

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Emerald Release

Check out what was released in Emerald 2018. Discover a new way to provide professional learning; a more efficient approach to timely data; and the ability to take action from your analytics.

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