Embed a Kaltura Video in the Blackboard Text Editor

EMBED A KALTURA VIDEO IN THE BLACKBOARD TEXT EDITOR

Instructors and students can embed Kaltura videos anywhere that the text editor appears (including items, assignments, discussion threads, blog/journal posts, wikis, etc.).

1. Access Kaltura Mashup

In any Blackboard text editor box, click the Mashups button in the third row of the toolbar, then select Kaltura Media from the drop-down menu.

Kaltura media mashup

Note: If you do not see three rows in the text editor, click the chevron button in the top right corner to expand the toolbar.
 

2. Select Video to Embed

You will see a gallery of your Kaltura videos.  Locate the video you want to embed and click the Embed button.


Kaltura media list

Your video will be embedded in the text editor (it will look like a yellow box until you click submit).  You can adjust the video information and add additional content to your item or post as needed.

Text editor with video embed

 

Updated March 2020 by Katie Baer, M.Ed., Instructional Designer