Instructional Resources

Desire2Learn (D2L) - Instructors

Desire2Learn (D2L) is an online learning platform used to deliver online courses and enhance traditional, face-to face and hybrid/blended courses. D2L provides "anytime, anywhere" access to course materials, such as syllabi, readings, and multi-media files, as well as course tools such as electronic dropboxes, eportfolios, online quizzes, and grades.

Respondus

Respondus products, including Respondus CampusWide, LockDown Browser, and StudyMate, offer instructors a variety of tools for assessment in their courses.

Turnitin Suite

The Turnitin product suite is a well-recognized, online system for evaluating student work and discouraging plagiarism in an academic setting. Turnitin products include Originality Check, GradeMark, and PeerMark.

ePortfolio

ePortfolio is a personal portfolio tool for storing, organizing, reflecting on and sharing items that represent your learning.

Classroom Technology

ICIT provides design, engineering and support for all things technology within UW-Whitewater's instructional spaces.

Quality Matters

Quality Matters is an instructor-centered, peer review process designed to certify the quality level of online and blended courses.

eGrading

The D2L eGrading process allows instructors to transfer final grades from their D2L gradebook to their WINS Grade Roster with just a few mouse clicks.

Clickers (Student Response System)

A Student Response System (SRS) is a wireless response system that allows faculty to integrate question slides into their PowerPoint presentations or to pose stand-alone questions. At UW-Whitewater, we use TurningPoint software from Turning Technologies LLC as our SRS.

Wikis - Instructional

A wiki is a user friendly instant web-publishing system. It allows multiple users to easily collaborate on the same online document and keeps track of changes to pages. It also allows you to easily go back to old versions and compare different revisions.

Media Production and Recording

The Learning Technology Center (LTC) offers video recording and media production services for instructional use. Video and audio can be recorded in our professional studio or on location at campus venues. Media production and recording services are available to instructors.

Audio Visual Equipment Checkout

The following items are available at no cost (not including late fees): Audio & Video Recorders, Microphones, Amplification, Projection, Drawing Tablet

Online Syllabi

Online Syllabi

SMART Boards

SMART Boards

Instructional Technology Consulting

The Learning Technology Center offers instructional technology consulting for all faculty and staff at UW-Whitewater. Whether you need suggestions for video conferencing, D2L, Respondus, or assistance transferring your media from VHS to streaming, we are here to serve you.

eTextbooks

Textbooks are digital textbooks your students can use for either online or face-to-face courses.

Events Calendar

Events Calendar is a convenient online service that lists many campus events in one online location for easier planning.

Google Apps for Education

Google Apps for Education provides free access to Google applications (Google Drive, Docs, Spreadsheets, Sites, etc) which allows users to easily share and collaborate on documents in the cloud.

Technology Training

The ICIT Training and Advancement team offers software training and documentation for UW-Whitewater employees with a focus on software used in administrative offices throughout campus.

Virtual Lab

With Virtual Lab, you can access the software image offered in the General Access Labs remotely from your own computer whenever and wherever you are computing with high-speed internet connection.

Web Conferencing (WebEx)

WebEx is a web conferencing tool, that lets you host virtual meetings, share files, chat face-to-face using video, and share your screen to display professional virtualized presentations.

Lynda.com

All UW-Whitewater employees and students now have access to lynda.com, which teaches the latest software, creative, and business skills through high-quality online instructional videos featuring recognized industry experts.

Course Evaluation

The course evaluation services include class climate surveys.

Take Advantage of Great Savings 4U!

With the 4U program, UW-Whitewater students and employees are able to take advantage of great savings by using their university discount with vendors.

Learning Technology Center

The Learning Technology Center is a faculty technology development and support center with dedicated staff and student assistants to serve the instructional technology needs of the faculty and instructional staff both in the classroom and in online courses.