Tools for Transformative Teaching and Learning
Portfolium is a platform for graded student portfolio assignments that include outcomes and rubrics.
SimpleMind – Free in the App Store – Easy to use – Text only (cannot add images) – Customizable Colors and Styles.
LucidChart – Free version from the web (limited functions) – Fully customizable flow chart builder – Add Text and Images from files – Compatible with Google Drive applications.
Coggle – Display complex associations between concepts in colorful engaging mind maps. A free version is available with limited features.
Annotate the Web
Polling & Quizzing
User guides for faculty:
PowerPoint Best Practices
SU Branded PowerPoint Template (downloadable template)
Teaching with PowerPoint (downloadable template)
Widescreen PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX 2011 and earlier)
Video & Podcasting
Google Slides is a good way for students to create their own presentations and work collaboratively. Visit the Google Tools Section of the resource repository for details.
Knightlab Timeline Generator creates a timeline from a Google Sheet that can be embedded into a Canvas course or Google Site.
Voice Thread is a voice over and annotation tool that allows you to add dimension to a presentation.