New Features in Blackboard as of May 2013 Maintenance Window 

Blackboard has been upgraded to Blackboard Learn Service Pack 11 during the May 2013 Maintenance Window (May 1 - 5, 2013). The Blackboard Learn Service Pack (SP) 10+ platform has been simplified and offers a more intuitive interface. Special attention has been given to making the interface as streamlined and user friendly as possible, yet easy to learn. In addition to the new interface, SP 10+ offers several new features:
Navigation & Social: 

My Blackboard

Profile

People

Posts

Updates

My Grades

Calendar

Course to Course Navigation

Blackboard Collaborate 

Course Creation:

Improved Course Copy

Course Structures 

Course Themes 

Quick Setup Guide

Content Creation: 

New Content Editor  

Action Bar Functions Renamed

Video Everywhere

Evaluation & Assessment: 

Inline Assignment Grading

 Fill in the Blank Question Enhancement 

Automatic Regrading in Tests

Negative Grading

Item Analysis

Activity Reports

Retention Center