Ideal Learning Environment
classrooms are equipped with computers and A/V projection equipment. You
training anytime to learn more about using these
add interactivity to your classroom. With the receiver and response pads,
you can give short quizzes, take attendance, play learning games,
instantly assess students' comprehension of your lecture, and more.
Course Management UMKC hosts several online course management
solutions to make it easier to communicate and to share
digital content with your students.
a course management tool with a comprehensive feature
set, including document sharing and social
networking. Learn more about Blackboard at our
Blackboard support site.
Blackboard Collaborate is a combination of the
products formerly called Wimba and Ellumunate Live. It
is is a real-time
virtual classroom environment designed
for distance education and
Moodle is an
alternate course management tool with many of the same
features as Blackboard.
Moodle documentation is available to help you get
started using the service.
Panopto is a lecture-capture platform that provides the ability to combine audio,
video, PowerPoint/Keynote, and screen capture into one recording. Panopto can be used in ILE classrooms on the UMKC campus, or from
any desktop, laptop, or mobile device where the Panopto software is installed.
is a secure, web-based application for building and
managing online surveys and databases.
Respondus is a program that acts as a translator
between Blackboard and word processing documents and
text files. It allows tests that are created in a
document to be uploaded to Blackboard. It also allows
instructors to download and/or print tests that
currently exist in Blackboard.
SharePoint is a web based
collaboration tool used to share
information with others, manage
documents, and reduce email clutter.
UMKC Online helps you improve your digital pedagogy. Whether you’re new to Blackboard or
are an experienced online instructor, you’ll find new strategies and technologies to improve your teaching. View the
Training & Workshop Calendar to register for training,
certification courses, and the one-week intensive boot camp.
- UMKC hosts its own instance of this
popular blog hosting platform to support
teaching, research, and student