Course Technology

Panopto for Faculty & Staff
         For faculty and staff who are interested in creating and managing video content, Panopto is a video creation and storage platform that integr...
Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 4:41 PM
VoiceThread for Faculty
What is VoiceThread? VoiceThread is an application designed for people to have discussions about shared digital media. The tool can be used both individu...
Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 3:27 PM
Canvas for Faculty
Overview Canvas is the learning management system (LMS) used by most schools and courses at the University of Pennsylvania. You can find more informat...
Tue, Nov 3, 2020 at 2:08 PM
Zoom for Faculty
TABLE OF CONTENTS Zoom User Guide Features Important Notes about Zoom Benefits of Using Zoom Instructions Phone controls for participants Live A...
Tue, Mar 9, 2021 at 11:17 AM
Brainfuse for Faculty
Academic Tutoring with Brainfuse What Brainfuse is and what it does: Brainfuse offers live tutoring via a synchronous whiteboard-and-chat platform with ...
Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 3:29 PM
Piazza for Faculty
As of August 2020, Piazza has been integrated into Canvas for all courses at Penn.  Overview Piazza is a robust communication tool that facilita...
Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 3:31 PM
Turnitin for Instructors and TAs
Turnitin, the plagiarism checking tool, is available in Canvas. Turnitin allows instructors to receive student assignments electronically and also runs an o...
Thu, Sep 24, 2020 at 10:49 AM
Perusall for Instructors
TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview Features Benefits Instructions Adding the Perusall button to Your Course Adding Your TA to Your Course Adding R...
Fri, Sep 25, 2020 at 1:35 PM
Panopto Capture (Browser Version of Panopto)
If you are having trouble with the Panopto recorder, please try Panopto Capture, which is a browser-based recorder that does not require a download or an in...
Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 4:20 PM
Community Building Platforms and Practices (For Faculty)
Want to leverage technology to build community in an online course? Check out "Community Building Platforms and Practices" for recommendations on ...
Mon, Aug 31, 2020 at 4:30 PM