Tool Shed

Self-Paced Tutorials and Links

Below are informational and how-to tutorials for resources available at Middlebury and online. Resources are still being added. Check back soon for more. Or request a resource.

Tech Tools for Teaching and Learning @ Middlebury

Everything in this section is relevant for faculty, students, and staff of Middlebury, whether at the College, Institute, or Schools.

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Course Hub

Course Hub is the starting point for accessing official course information and for provisioning digital resources for classes. (more…)

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Canvas Learning Management System

Canvas is Middlebury’s learning management system, and is used widely by faculty and students. Faculty who choose to use the platform can provision Canvas sites via Course Hub. Please note that Canvas sites are not created automatically. (more…)

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Sites DOT—Middlebury WordPress

Sites DOT (College | Institute) is a Middlebury-managed, WordPress-based platform for creating e-portfolios, blogs, and course or club websites. (more…)

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Panopto Video Content Tool

Panopto is a video and audio storage service that allows you to upload, edit, store and share video and audio files with varying levels of privacy settings. (more…)

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Zoom Video Conference Tool

Zoom is Middlebury’s videoconferencing tool. It allows you to schedule and record online meetings or invite remote guest speakers to your class or event. (more…)

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Google Apps for EDU

Middlebury Google Apps is a suite of web-based Google services such as Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and more. (more…)

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With MiddCreate, faculty, staff, and students can create online websites and spaces for writing, self-expression, professional, academic, or creative portfolios, and more.  (more…)

LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda)

LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda) is an incredible video-based online resource for learning software or building your creative and business skills, available for free to the Middlebury community.   (more…)

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Poll Everywhere – Classroom polling

With Poll Everywhere, a classroom response system, faculty can promote engagement and interactivity in their classes. (more…)

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Informational Resources

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