Instructional Tools

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Below is a list of instructional tools. We encourage you to explore technology tools that meet your specific course needs. Please contact the CTLD for assistance selecting or using technology tools.

 Annotation Tools

Hypothesis Annotation Tool



Concept Maps 
Organize and structure knowlege with visual diagrams showing relationships between concepts

Coggle Logo

Mindmeister Logo


Create Videos
Create interactive videos to increase learning and improve content retention.

Edpuzzle logo
EZVid Logo
Jing Logo
Loom Logo
PlayPosit Logo
Screencast-o-matic Logo
Powtoon Logo

Discussion Tools
Use discussion tools in blended and online courses or in the classroom to give students time for reflection.


A collection of free photos and images for all your digital projects.

Canva Logo
Pexels Logo
Unsplash Logo


Infographics are visual representations of text content, data, or knowledge intended to make information easy to understand.

Canva Logo
Easelly Logo
Mind the Graph Logo
Piktochart Logo
Venngage Logo
Visme Logo

These tools allow you to ask questions and collect student feedback.

Kahoot Logo
Plickers Logo
Poll Everywhere
Socrative Logo
Campus Lab Logo
Mentimeter Logo

QR Codes
Web resources utilizing their smartphone's camera or a QR Code app reader.

QR Code Generator Logo
QR Stuff Logo


Study Tools
Faculty creates or recommends students use these tools to organize information and study course materials.

Quizlet Logo
StudyStack Logo

Visual Tools
Stimulate and support learning with well designed graphics, images, or a cartoon maker.

Canva Logo
Unsplash Logo