Web Tools for Teaching Online

Resources to enhance your online course

Learn how to create videos, a blog, online presentations, video conferences, and where to find tools to create engaging teaching materials.

Create your own videos

Online Video

Live Conferencing/Meeting over the web

  • Zoom - Video and web conferencing service
  • CCC Confer - Meet and share information collaboratively
  • VoiceThread - Upload, share and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos. Comment on Voice Thread slides and share it with everyone or just one person.
  • Skype - Group video calling

Web tools for content development

Open Educational Resources

  • Open Educational Resources - Lots of featured freebies:
    • Textbooks
    • Learning materials
    • Tutorials
    • Audio and video of lectures for faculty and students


  • Wordpress - Create a blog using WordPress
  • Blogger - Create a blog using Blogger (Google)
  • Edublogs - Create a blog using Education Blogging Service (uses WordPress)


Documents: File sharing and storage

Social Networks for teaching and collaboration

Study Aids

  • Lingro - Make any webpage into a clickable dictionary
  • StudyBlue - Online and smartphone flashcards

Online Survey Tools

Last Updated March 31, 2017
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