The secure communication of grades to your students is important.   To keep grades private, here are your options to communicate grades to students.

Please note:  Email cannot be used to provide grades to students as it is a FERPA issue and grades are not protected in email.  

If you do opt to use Blackboard for student work such as assignments or discussions, these additional materials may be helpful:  

For help with Blackboard or any of the tools listed on this site, contact the Blackboard Support team and/or the Instructional Design Team through the CTS Helpdesk at