Other Educational Technologies

Our team has done extensive research to bring you this list of useful tools, which can be used to enhance teaching and learning beyond Moodle. In most cases, these tools are easy-to-use and freely available online. Note that in some cases, sign-up may be required. Please don’t hesitate to connect with your CTET instructional designer to discuss any questions or ideas for using these tools.

Use the interactive table below to explore the tools that we have found. Use the drop-down menu to sort the tools by category and click the name of the tool to learn more.

 

Toolsort descending Category
Blue Jeans
A video, audio, and web conferencing tool that can be used for team meetings, class presentations, and other synchronous activities.
Web Conferencing Read more
Canva
Use Canva to create posters, graphics, banners, and more.
Graphic Design Read more
Diigo
Save, tag, annotate, organize, and share online resources.
Social Bookmarking Read more
Feedly
Compiles and organizes feeds from a variety of online sources.
News Aggregation Read more
Google Drive
Create, collaborate and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, forms, and more.
File Creation and Storage Read more
Google Search
Search the web for a variety of information such as websites, pictures, maps and more.
Search Engine Read more
Instagram
A social networking tool made for sharing media.
Photo sharing Read more
LinkedIn
A professional social network for people to connect with colleagues and business associates.
Social Networking Read more
Padlet
Virtual noticeboard for collaborative collections of text, documents, images, and videos.
Online bulletin board Read more
PiktoChart
Create infographics and presentations using themed templates.
Graphic Design Read more
Pinterest
A visual bookmarking tool for finding, saving, and curating images, videos, links, etc.
Social Bookmarking Read more
PowerPoint
A tool for creating slides to support presentations. User can add pictures, videos, links, or text.
Presentations Read more
Screencast-o-Matic
Capture your screen, add a webcam and use narration to customize your video.
Screen Recording Read more
Slack
Slack is a set of team collaboration tools and services.
Team Communication Read more
SurveyMonkey
A tool that allows you to launch any kind of online survey project such as student or staff feedback.
Survey Tool Read more
TED Talks & TEDEd
A TED Talk is a video created from a presentation at a TED (technology, entertainment, design) conference. TedEd has interactive lessons.
Online Lectures Read more
Twitter
An online news and social networking service.
Social Networking Read more
WordPress
Create individual or course blogs, e-portfolios or websites.
Blogging Read more
YouTube
A free, multi-platform, video sharing service where users can watch, like, share, comment and upload their own videos.
Video Sharing Read more
Zoom
A free web-conferencing tool that offers video conferencing, online meetings, chat, and mobile collaboration.
Web Conferencing Read more