This page simply contains some examples for free tools that you can use with students and examples of what can be done. Just as some tools are embedded into this web page, students and staff can very easily embed tools into Blackboard using the text editor e.g. in a wiki, or share the tools in other ways via links.
JISC provides digital solutions for UK education and research. Many free learning and teaching resources are available via the JISC website which contains the UK’s largest repository for discovering and sharing Open Educational Resources for higher and further education. If you are looking for learning and teaching resources these two websites will be a great starting point for staff.
Open Apps and resources https://store.jisc.ac.uk/#/home
Digital resources https://www.jisc.ac.uk/content
Padlet is a pinboard that can be used individually or collaboratively. It's a great way for students to share and comment on thoughts and ideas.