Teaching Tools

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Tech Tools

Adobe Spark. Build graphics, videos, presentations, and webpages.

Canva – Digital Posters and Designs. An application that enables students to create their own digital posters and print media.

Concept Board. A visual collaboration workspace.

EdWordle. Produce word clouds.

Hypoths.is. Social annotation tool that integrates with canvas. (Similar to Perusall but does not require a book purchase) | Hypothesis and Tulane Canvas: A Guide.

Jamboard. Google’s version of a whiteboard.

Knight’s Lab Tools. Easy to create – storymaps, timelines, juxtapose, soundclouds.

Miro. An online white board and visual collaboration.

Mural. A digital workspace for virtual collaboration.

Nearpod. Make every lesson interactive.

Padlet. Perfecting the art of collaboration. Can be used to display student’s works as a gallery.

Pixton Comic Strip Maker. An application that allows students to make comic book strips.

PollEverywhere. Host interactive meetings.

Storybird. An application that enables students to create short stories, using art.

Trello. Team and group collaboration and project planning.

Yotribe. Host online gatherings and network events.

Zotero. Group research and personal research.

Tech Tutorials

Boston College. “Using Rubrics.” Canvas Instructor Documentation and Tutorials. Accessed July 7, 2020. https://bostoncollege.instructure.com/courses/1292000/pages/using-rubrics.

Canvas Doc Team. “Building a Quiz in Canvas.” Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26504https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26504.

Canvas Doc Team. “How Do I Add a Rubric in a Course?Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26360-how-do-i-add-a-rubric-in-a-course.

Canvas Doc Team. “How Do I Manage Rubrics in a Course?Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26495-how-do-i-manage-rubrics-in-a-course.

Canvas Doc Team. “How Do I Add a Rubric to an Assignment?Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26472-how-do-i-add-a-rubric-to-an-assignment.

Canvas Doc Team. “How Do I Add a Rubric to a Quiz?Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26516-how-do-i-add-a-rubric-to-a-quiz.

Canvas Doc Team. “How Do I Add a Rubric to a Graded Discussion?Canvas LMS Community. Accessed April 18, 2020. https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-26464-how-do-i-add-a-rubric-to-a-graded-discussion.

Howard, Jacquelyne. “How to Use Zoom.” Newcomb Institute of Tulane University. March 16, 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6LseW5fy9vM&feature=youtu.be.

Northwestern University. “Canvas Tutorials.” Canvas Learning Center, Accessed July 7, 2020. https://canvas.northwestern.edu/courses/1580/modules.

Sanders, Stefanie. “Creating an Inviting Course Home Page.” Canvas LMS Community. Accessed November 4, 2019. https://community.canvaslms.com/groups/designers/blog/2015/04/16/creating-an-inviting-course-home-page.