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Building effective electronic assessments

A suite of helpful features that can be combined with other strategies to reduce cheating and promote more authentic learning.

May 5, 2021

Learning Tech 3.0

New opportunities to explore technology through featured courses, browse and search blog posts, share tool ratings and feedback, and even find and install dedicated apps.

April 20, 2021

Learning Tech 2.0

Explore the latest enhancements to Learning Tech, including search filters, informational tooltips, and accessibility and security badges.

February 9, 2021

Live transcriptions in Zoom

A simple, powerful feature that adds automatic captions to your Zoom meetings in just two clicks.

February 8, 2021

Introducing Otter Voice Notes

An innovative new service to record, caption, transcribe, and annotate your courses, meetings, projects, and even personal notes.

January 29, 2021

A new integration for Gradescope and Collab

An upgraded connection between Gradescope and Collab offers multiple benefits, including the ability to edit grades in Collab after they've been synced from Gradescope.

January 14, 2021

Expanding teaching toolkits with new technologies

A recent feature in UVA Today profiles the efforts of four faculty members to enhance their courses with new learning technologies.

December 7, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Paul Bourdon

Mathematics professor Paul Bourdon shares how he uses Poll Everywhere to increase engagement and measure comprehension.

October 29, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Rich Ross

Statistics professor Rich Ross shares how he uses Gradescope to dramatically reduce grading times and provide detailed feedback to students in his large lecture courses.

October 21, 2020

Faculty Spotlight: Jennifer Sessions

History professor Jennifer Sessions shares how she uses Peerceptiv and its "magical" powers to help her students become better readers and editors.

October 6, 2020