Tech Tools for Teaching

Looking to try new technology tools in the classroom?  Take a look at the resources we have created.

Upload a Video to YouTube and Embed it in Blackboard

Have you made videos you want to share with your class? Here’s a document that details how to upload a video to YouTube and then embed it in Blackboard.

Upload a Video to Google Photo and Embed in Blackboard

Are you looking for a way to minimize student’s ability to share the video you are embedding in your Blackboard course? The document below outlines how to do this by using Google Photo.

Turning Point Clickers & Powerpoint

Are you looking for a way to review important concepts with your class? Turning Point Clickers may be the answer. You create multiple choice question slides in Powerpoint and have students respond using the clickers. They’re available to sign out from the CTL.


Do you need to make a quick screen cast for your students but don’t know which program to use or how to do it? This document will describe how to download and use a free program called Screencast-o-matic.


Can’t decide if a Chromebook is right for you? Take a look at the Chromebook features page we’ve created to help make your decision.

5 Tips for Creating an Engaging Presentation

This resource will provide you with some tips on how to create an engaging presentation that is easy to read and visually appealing.

Did you find a new technology tool you’re interested in using? Are you trying to figure out a new piece of technology but aren’t having any luck? Contact the CTL and we’d be happy to give you a hand.