Faculty Tech Orientation
Step 3. Connect to Teaching Resources
What do you need for your class?
Middlebury manages a number of web-based resources that are available for your course. In this module, you can access information on how to set up and use Canvas and WordPress, as well as other instructional tools to help broaden the teaching and learning experiences in your course.
Before proceeding with this module, please ensure you have verified your teaching assignments in Course Hub as described in Module 2: Get Connected.
Middlebury offers a variety of online teaching resources. Answer the following questions to determine which of the commonly used tools would work best for you.
Private Course Site
Do you collect assignments online? Do you send readings to your students? Do you need a private course site?
Storing and Sharing Videos
Will your students be commenting on videos that you select? Or will they be creating their own video?
Do you plan on inviting guest speakers? Are there times where your class will need to meet virtually?
More Teaching Resources
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BreadNet Communication Tool
(Bread Loaf Only)Bread Loaf's communications network is called BreadNet. It is a course management tool, and also functions as an e-mail server, an electronic bulletin board, a site for class folders and conferences, and a communications site for the Bread Loaf community throughout the year. It is the primary means of communication at Bread Loaf.
Looking for Help?
Are you struggling to access or use these teaching resources? Check out our troubleshooting guides for more.