Teaching and Learning Tools

Last Updated: 11/19/2018
Service Who May Get It Features
Canvas Faculty, Staff, Students CU Boulder's new learning management system, available for use in courses starting Spring 2018.
Desire2Learn Faculty, Staff, Students CU Boulder's learning management system. 
Buff Portal (beta) Students CU Boulder’s new online student portal that will eventually replace the student tab in MyCUInfo.
Captioning Faculty, staff, and Students The captioning service provides information, consultation, and guidance for a broad-range of media and activities that may require captioning.
Classroom Capture Faculty, Staff, Students Capture, store, and index classroom-related audio and video from faculty lectures and special events.
Coursera Faculty, Staff, Students An online learning environment for Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)
CU Clickers (iclickers) Faculty, Staff, Students Allows students to participate in classes and answer instructor questions.
Kaltura Rich Media Streaming Faculty, Staff, Students Kaltura is a rich media streaming service that supports audio and video streams, lecture capture and live broadcasts.
Kubi Remote Presence Technology Faculty, Students Kubi is a remote attendance tool that allows classroom participation for students who are not physically able to attend class.
Lynda.com Faculty, Staff, Students Lynda.com is an online library of thousands of high-quality video tutorials, created by industry professionals teaching a wide variety of software tools and skills.
Media Conversion Services Faculty, Staff, Students This service is provided by UCB Libraries. Copy media, edit clips, encode web files, and convert between old and new formats.
PlayPosit Faculty, Staff, Students PlayPosit is an interactive video tool that allows instructors to layer custom lesson material over video content from YouTube, Kaltura, and other sources.
Qualtrics All CU Boulder affiliates with an active IdentiKey. An online survey tool that allows for users to build surveys, send invitations/reminders, track participation, display results (graphically and statistically), and export results.
Turnitin Plagiarism Protection CU Boulder Faculty An online tool that enables professors to identify plagiarism.
VoiceThread Faculty, Staff, Students Have asynchronous group conversations around images, documents, videos and presentations
Television Service Faculty, Staff, Students Cable Television, International Programming, Videotaping, Satellite Playback