Learning Technologies

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The CTEI staff will be working diligently to ensure that the faculty at Rush University has adequate learning technologies at its disposal to engage students in a variety of learning settings.



Here is a current list of technologies available and a description of each tool.

If you do not currently have access to one of these tools, or would like some training, please fill out a short request for services form and someone from the CTEI team will help.

Examsoft: Online (hosted) assessment delivery and analytical tool. Integrated with Blackboard. Requires custom testing software (Examplify, formerly SofTest) which is maintained by IS on METC lab and ATC computers.

Hoonuit: (Previously known as Atomic Learning): Access thousands of tutorials on just about anything related to teaching and technology. This includes Blackboard and many other software applications and tools. This is easily accessible through Blackboard on the upper left corner when you log in as well.

Panopto: This is a lecture capture tool. You can record your in-class lectures as well as stand-alone lectures for flipped learning. 

PollEverywhere: Allows you to create live polls for your students. You can embed them into PowerPoint and other presentations and even use them for online classes.

Respondus Lockdown Browser, Respondus Monitor: Testing security service. Integrated with Blackboard. Requires custom testing software (LockDown Browser) which is maintained by IS on METC lab and ATC computers.

Screencast-o-matic: This is a software that allows faculty members to record what is on their screen as well as record audio. Faculty members who wish to use this software need to contact CTEI for information about how to get a license.

SPSS: Statistical software provided through METC computer labs and MyRushPC. Used for instruction by Rush University students, faculty and staff.

Turnitin.com: Academic plagarism detection service. Integrated with Blackboard


Do you need a technology that you do not see here? Please make a request and the CTEI team will get back to you.