Teaching and Learning Tools

Teaching and Learning Tools

Learn@UWSuperior

UW-Superior uses this online system to improve the teaching and learning experience on- and off-campus.  Instructors are able to expand their lectures with online discussions and receive assignments from their students through the course dropboxes.  On-campus and distance learning students benefit from having important class materials available whenever they need them.

Learn@UWSuperior System Upgrade Information

User and Quick Start Guides for Learn@UWSuperior

Learn@UWSuperior FAQs for Instructors

Learn@UWSuperior FAQs for Students

How Learn@UWSuperior (D2L) Enhances Face-to-face Teaching and Learning (video)

ePortfolio

UW-Superior uses the ePortfolio system built into Learn@UWSuperior. Once you log into the system, you should see an ePortfolio icon on the My Home navigation bar.  You will be able to create presentations that showcase your teaching and learning experiences.

ePortfolio Terminology

ePortfolio Sample Presentations

Kaltura

UW-Superior uses Kaltura, a multimedia tool similar to YouTube, for campus audio and video projects.  This multimedia tool integrates wtih our Learn@UWSuperior system.  Once you log into the system, you should see a My Media icon on the My Home navigation bar.

Turnitin

UW-Superior uses this system to help educators improve their students' critical thinking and composition skills as well as check for improper citation or potential plagiarism.

Full training videos and user manuals for students and instructors are available at the Turnitin website.  See our Turnitin Quick Guides page for account information and instructor how to's.

Turnitin FAQs

BB-Collaborate

UW-Superior uses BB-Collaborate, a web conferencing tool, to give instructors the ability to present course materials to their students in live, interactive online sessions.  These sessions can have audio, text chat, video, slide presentations, and polling as well as web touring and application sharing.