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Fletcher Center Teaching and Learning Resources: Technology

Teaching and learning resources for Hagerstown Community College

Free and cheap tools

HCC-supported teaching tools

camtasia logoSnagit and Camtasia 

Need to update your Snagit or Camtasia license, or looking for the download and tutorials? Visit D2L Instructor Resources: Screen Capture/Record

Visit the Snagit and Camtasia sites to learn more about these screen-capture and screen-recording tools.

TechSmith logoTechSmith Blog and TechSmith Academy

TechSmith, the company behind Snagit and Camtasia, offers free resources for using audio and video to communicate, teach, and train. Visit the TechSmith Blog and TechSmith Academy.

Zoom logoD2L Virtual Classroom and Zoom

Virtual Classroom and Zoom are videoconferencing tools that allow you to meet synchronously with your class or with individual students. Visit D2L Instructor Resources: Synchronous Meeting Options for information. Tips and Tricks for Teachers Educating on Zoom is a two-page guide to teaching over video and using Zoom tools for engagement. The Zoom Learning Center offers live training, video tutorials and on-demand courses.

Respondus 

Respondus 4 is a tool for creating and managing exams that print to paper, convert from paper to online, or publish to a course site. Visit D2L Instructor Resources: Respondus 4 for installation instructions and tutorials. For help converting paper tests to D2L, contact fletchercenter@hagerstowncc.edu

For information about test integrity tools Respondus LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor, visit the Distance Learning page in this guide.

Turnitin

Turnitin prevents and detects possible plagiarism in written assignments. It can be enabled by instructors in any D2L Assignment. View "Assessment Design To Support Academic Integrity" for a quick guide. For detailed tutorials, visit D2L Instructor Resources.

Gradescope logo  Gradescope

Gradescope helps instructors grade handwritten assessments submitted on paper or online. It is helpful for grading work in math, physics, engineering, chemistry, biology, and economics, while improving grading consistency. Bubble-sheet assignment grading is available. Visit D2L Instructor Resources to get started.

Teaching tool overviews and tips

Presentations and Microsoft tools