Badgr

Award digital badges to your learners one at a time or in bulk, or automate awards based on module completion requirements.

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Canvas Assignments

Assignments include Quizzes, graded Discussions, and online submissions (i.e. files, images, text, URLs, etc.). Assignments in Canvas can be used to challenge students' understanding and help assess competency by using a variety of media.

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Canvas Grades

The Grades function within Canvas allows you to maintain all of your grades online. It provides a robust tool for tasks typically done in a spreadsheet application, making it possible to keep all grading online.

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Canvas Quizzes and Surveys

Canvas Quizzes is a tool used to create and administer online quizzes and surveys. Quizzes can also be used to conduct and moderate exams and assessments, both graded and ungraded.

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CourseTune

Coursetune helps you design, collaborate on, visualize, and manage the blueprints for quality instructional design.

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Examity

Examity is an online proctoring solution that gives students the flexibility to take exams remotely. It provides tools to prevent cheating and to preserve integrity.

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Google Assignments

Submit, review, and grade assignment submissions in native Google format (for example, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Google Sites, etc.) as well as almost any file type stored in Google Drive.

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iClicker

iClciker is a classroom management solution that allows students and class instructors to participate in polls and quizzes using iClicker remotes or mobile app, gather anonymous feedback, and more.

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LockDown Browser

LockDown Browser a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within Canvas. When students are required to use LockDown Browser for a Canvas Quiz they are unable to print, copy, go to another URL, or access other applications.

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Proctorio

Proctorio is a remote proctoring service that is used with some classes when you take quizzes and exams in Canvas. Proctorio may record your webcam, your screen, or other actions during the exam session and share that information with your instructor.

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Respondus 4.0

Respondus 4.0 is a Windows-only software for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Canvas Quizzes or question banks.

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Turnitin Feedback Studio

Turnitin Feedback Studio is a tool that provides resources to deter plagiarism detection, teach the value of authentic writing, as well as commenting and grading tools that make the feedback process faster, easier, and more consistent.

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Varafy

Varafy is a STEM assessment tool that quickly creates assignments and quizzes for print or online use. Varafy generates thousands of unique and fresh versions of a problem.

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Canvas Announcements

Canvas Announcements allows instructors to post information and updates to all members of a course or a certain section of a course directly in Canvas. Students also receive an email notification when a new Announcement is posted.

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Canvas Discussions

Canvas Discussions allows both instructors and students to start and contribute to as many discussion topics with an entire class or group. Discussions can be graded or simply serve as a forum for topical and current events.

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Canvas Groups

Groups are a small version of a course and used as a collaborative tool where students can work together on group projects and assignments. Instructors can place students in groups, or instructors can students to create their own groups.

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Canvas Inbox

The Canvas Inbox is called Conversations. It displays ALL messages from ALL your courses. The Canvas Inbox is connected to your campus email account and depending on how your notifications are set a copy of each message will appear in your campus email account inbox.

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Hypothes.is

Hypothes.is uses annotation to enable sentence-level note-taking or critique on top of any web site. Instructors can use Hypothes.is in class to hold discussions, read socially, organize research, and take personal notes.

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InScribe

InScribe leverages the power of community + artificial intelligence to connect individuals to the answers, resources, and people they need to succeed. InScribe captures these interactions and makes them reusable, so each new class or cohort benefits from the conversations that came before them.

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VoiceThread

A VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in 5 ways - using voice (with a mic or telephone), text, audio file, or video (via a webcam).

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Zoom

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing tool you can use to virtually meet with others - either by video or audio-only or both, all while conducting live chats, and sharing your screen. It lets you record the meetings to watch later or share with others.

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Box

Box is a cloud storage solution for secure content management, workflow, and collaboration. Users can upload files—documents, videos, photos, and other files—to Box from their smartphone or tablet with the Box app, or from their personal computer.

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Canvas Commons

Canvas Commons is a digital library full of educational content that is available only to Canvas users. Commons allows Canvas users to share learning resources with other users as well as import learning resources into a Canvas course.

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Canvas Files

Canvas Files are uploaded to a Canvas site or a user's personal Files area. Files can house course files, assignments, syllabi, readings, or other documents, as well as profile pictures and user-specific files. Instructors can lock folders and files so they can only be viewed by direct links or only unlock on a specific date.

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Canvas Pages

Canvas Pages are created inside of a Canvas site. Pages can include text, video, and links to files and other course or group content. They can also be used as a collaboration tool for specific users. Canvas keeps the entire history of the page to account for changes over time.

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Discover@MU

Discover@MU is EBSCO Curriculum Builder. Available at MU, it enables instructors to bring databases, e-books, and other digital resources from EBSCO databases (EBSCOhost) or EDS directly into your Canvas site.

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EquatIO

EquatIO software allows teachers and learners to create mathematical equations, formulas, and more without tricky code. Simply type, handwrite or dictate any expression, and EquatIO will convert it to accurate digital math which can be added into a Microsoft Word doc or G Suite apps with a click.

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LibGuides

LibGuides is a content management system for MU's library resources. Use it to curate knowledge and share information, organize class and subject specific resources, and to create and manage websites. Increase the usage of your library's resources and content by showcasing them in LibGuides.

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Library Resources

Library Resources integrates with the Libraries' content management system. Work with your Subject Librarian to create or choose existing content from your campus' Library Guides, links to library databases, and E-Reserves. If not customized, Library Resources will display discipline-specific guides and databases from your campus library. [MU & UMKC Only]

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SoftChalk

SoftChalk is a content-authoring software that allows educators to create engaging, interactive, and personalized online lessons.

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Canvas

Canvas is a web-based learning management system or LMS. Canvas includes a variety of customizable course creation and management tools, course and user analytics and statistics, and internal communication tools.

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New Tools

The university provides a suite of academic tools for students and instructors. If the supported tools don't meet demonstrated needs, the process for requesting and approving new academic tools is provided in these articles.

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Unified Canvas

A single Canvas for all UM System campuses will officially open in the fall semester 2021. This section provides information on the timeline and the process for getting classes ready for offering.

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Kaltura

Kaltura is a cloud-hosted video platform that allows users to upload, manage, share, publish, and stream videos.

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Panopto

Panopto is a screen and lecture capture tool that records your lectures with PowerPoint, Google Slides, and or any other websites you want to show. You can also create short concept videos for known issues with course concepts for students to review.

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Cengage MindTap

MindTap combines a suite of learning tools - readings, multimedia, activities, and assessments - into a singular Learning Path that guides students through the curriculum.

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Cengage Unlimited

Cengage Unlimited is a subscription that gives a student access to its entire online library of eBooks and all their Cengage courses for ONE price, in ONE place.

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Cengage WebAssign

WebAssign from Cengage is an online application built primarily for STEM disciplines. WebAssign delivers textbooks, supplemental resources, tutorials, hints, and feedback for increased student engagement.

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Elsevier Evolve

Evolve is a one-stop online portal for healthcare educators and students to access and purchase all of their Elsevier digital teaching & learning materials.

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Inquisitive

InQuizitive is an adaptive quizzing tool that combines interactive question types with game-like elements to engage students.

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Lumen OHM

Lumen Online Homework Manager (OHM) is an online homework engine and course building platform for math and other quantitative subjects. Developed using open educational resources (OER), OHM course titles are a low-cost alternative to traditional publisher materials.

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LaunchPad

Launchpad is an ebook, homework, and adaptive quizzing platform that leads students through the material and exercises based on their level of learning and expertise. Launchpad is available for both Macmillan and Sapling books and courses.

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McGraw-Hill Connect

McGraw-Hill Connect is a whole suite of content, courseware, and adaptive learning tools to support diverse teaching styles.

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Pearson MyLab & Mastering

Pearson MyLab and Mastering is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment tool. Each course has a foundation of interactive course-specific content — by authors who are experts in their field — that you can tailor and assign as you see fit.

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VitalSource Bookshelf

VitalSource is both a first-rate ebook reader and a tool for allowing students to Opt-out or Opt-into AutoAccess books, and to view and purchase the optional or recommended materials instructors order through the Mizzou Store.

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Waymaker

Waymaker is courseware that is an Open Educational Resource (OER) from Lumen Learning. It helps students exercise their metacognitive muscles with personalized study plans and interactive activities to practice and apply learning.

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WileyPLUS

WileyPLUs is an e-textbook, homework, and adaptive learning platform.

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zyBooks

zyBooks are interactive textbook replacements with questions, animations, homework, and embedded coding tool, premised on the idea that STEM students will respond to more interactivity and animation and less texts.

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