Blackboard Acquired by Finalsite

Blackboard Connect Acquired by Finalsite

The Blackboard Connect and Blackboard Teacher Communication systems have been acquired by Finalsite, a Connecticut-based education technology company providing services to over 7,000 schools and districts in 119 countries.

Over the next month, the Blackboard name and logo will be transitioned to Finalsite .  The following changes are expected.

  • The Blackboard Connect system will be renamed Connect.
  • The teacher system will remain as Teacher Communications.
  • Blackboard email addresses will change from to
  • This transition will not impact the system features and functionality, services, or support.
  • Accessing both systems will remain the same. Please update any favorites/bookmarks as needed.