There are a wide variety of instructional tools available to help you enhance your course activities and assessments, including ways to “flip” your classroom, bring social media and collaborative experiences to your students, and spice up your presentations and lectures. This section of our website will highlight the many tools available to you, providing tutorials, tips, and more for your use.

Note that there will be periodic webcasts and workshops related to these tools, as well as others in the future. Check the Professional Development section of this site to review archived materials and more! Also, be sure to check the schedule of workshops and webcasts to stay up on the latest offerings from the OLT!

Lecture/Screen Capture Software

Record your lectures with Echo 360 

Make instructional videos with Jing and Camtasia

Assessment/Survey Software

Import quizzes and exams into BlackBoard through Respondus

Engage students and obtain feedback with iClickers

Create and manage exams the easy way with Qualtrics

Anti-Plagiarism Software

Ensure authentic student work with LockDown Browser

Check for plagiarism with SafeAssign

Microsoft Office Software and Other Software

Learn all about operations for many common software titles

Web Conferencing/Synchronous Software

Conduct online class meetings with Adobe Connect

Web 2.0 Tools For Teaching

Find out how a variety of free online tools can enhance your course