Ohio University

Online Teaching Resources

Getting Started

Blackboard

Blackboard is OHIO’s learning management system.  It is an online service for posting course-related materials and facilitating interactions between students, instructors, teaching assistants, and guests.

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a team-based collaboration tool that provides group chat, channeled conversations, instant messaging, live document collaboration, audio or video calls, and meetings.

Zoom

Zoom is a video conferencing tool that provides chat, breakout rooms, polling, and audio or video calls within a meeting.

Panopto

Panopto is a cloud-based application for recording lectures, presentations, or events for later replay by students or colleagues.  You can easily embed your recordings in your Blackboard course.

VoiceThread

VoiceThread is a cloud-based application that allows you to upload, share and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos.  You can easily use VoiceThread in your Blackboard course.

Proctortrack

Proctortrack allows students to take a proctored exam on their own devices from a location of their choosing, if the feature has been enabled by the instructor in the Blackboard course.  A student will need a computer with a webcam and access to a well-lit room.

Schedule of Upcoming Teaching and Training Workshops

 

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