Academic Tools List

(A - Z)

Status Icons
= approved for academic use
= not approved for academic use
= under review for academic use

Tool Name

Status

Support Level

Can be used for

C
Canvas fully supported and integrated

assessment, course management, content creation, asynchronous discussion, group work, peer review, etc.

CodeGrade under review
CrowdMark self-supported, conditions may apply handwritten and/or electronic assessments (assignments and exams) 
E
ExamSoft college supported
(Nursing, Medicine, Dentistry)
question bank creation, delivering exams
G
Grammarly not approved use Microsoft Editor instead
H
Hypothes.is not approved
K
Kahoot self-supported, conditions may apply student practice, formative assessment, student-created practice
M
Mentimeter college supported
(Nursing)
polling, formative assessment
Microsoft 365 fully supported and integrated document creation and collaboration
Microsoft Teams not approved use Webex or Canvas instead
MindTap (Cengage) limited support Humanities/Language student practice and assessment
Mobius self-supported, conditions may apply
student practice and assessment
Mural self-supported, conditions may apply collaborative whiteboarding, mind-mapping
O
OneDrive fully supported and integrated file sharing
P
Padlet self-supported, conditions may apply multimedia bulletin board
Panopto fully supported and integrated lecture capture, screen capture
Perusall self-supported, conditions may apply document annotation
Portfolium self-supported, conditions may apply course level assessment, program level evidence of competencies, workspace for reflective learning
Pressbooks limited support open textbook creation/sharing
Q
Quizlet not approved
R
Riipen limited support integrating authentic projects and work experiences into courses 
S
Smartwork 5
T
TopHat self-supported, conditions may apply  polling
W
WebAssign (Cengage) limited support STEM student practice and assessment
WebEx fully supported and integrated video conferencing, breakout rooms
WordPress limited support blogging, web design
X
XMind self-supported, conditions may apply mind-mapping, visual diagrams
Z
Zoom fully supported and integrated video conferencing, breakout rooms