This site provides a variety of resources and services to help you make the transition to teaching remotely.
This toolkit was developed to provide faculty with options to keep teaching and for faculty to consider providing options for students to support them as they keep learning.
Remote teaching scenarios based on the focus of the labs.
In this guide, you will find things to consider, good practices in remote teaching and learning, and time-tested strategies from our peers who regularly teach online courses in fully online programs.
Adapt assessments to fit remote teaching.
This guide is intended to help faculty to teach in accessible ways during remote teaching situations.
A handy readiness checklist to help you adapt to remote teaching.
Zoom is Dartmouth’s tool for synchronous video meeting, audio conferencing, and screen sharing.
Screensharing from Document Cameras and iOS Devices
Learn how to use Zoom to share screens from document cameras, iPhones and iPads.
Using Zoom for Live Class Sessions
Zoom makes it possible to have synchronous sessions, similar to a live class.
Google Hangouts Meet
Google Hangouts Meet is similar to Zoom, and is available as a backup solution.
Canvas is Dartmouth’s primary learning management system and plays a pivotal role in our move to rapid remote teaching.
Instructure has 24/7 support for Canvas. You may access this support via the Help button in your course. Articles and Guides are available in the Canvas Community.
A quick reference crash course on getting a Canvas site up and running.
Quizzes, Tests, and Exams
Canvas has built-in quizzing for a vareity of assessment needs.
Canvas has a forum-based discussion tool.
Hypothesis brings discussion directly to course content by enabling students and teachers to add comments and start conversations in the margins of instructional texts and other resources.
With VoiceThread, instructors and students can share and comment on documents using microphone, webcam, texting or phone.
Gradescope is a tool for enhancing assignments, exams, and document workflows in your course.
Screen Capture and Recording
Kaltura Capture Desktop and the Kaltura Course Media gallery allows you to record and share media with your students via Canvas.
The Zoom Video Conferencing Tool can also be used to record and share videos.
Backup: TechSmith Relay
TechSmith Relay is a desktop recording and sharing platform that's available as a backup at Dartmouth.
During the beginning of Spring term, we will be offering additional training and support for Zoom, Canvas, and TechSmith Relay. These will be offered as either new user training or drop-ins for more experienced users with specific questions.
For all other questions, either email department team lead from LDT/DCAL or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Google Drive make it easy to share and collaborate with documents, in the Dartmouth community.
Slack is a chat tool, but also a platform for sharing files, videos, and other resources.
Zoom video conferencing allows users to meet and collaborate virtually.
Reflections from the Dartmouth Community
"Focus on what is most important in your class, and get rid of the rest."
Updates and Latest News
Good afternoon, We've been continually updating the Teaching Remotely website. Here are some of the most recent changes and highlights in case you missed them: We published a guide on using Hypothesis for collaborative annotation (and in Canvas).We published a guide...
The Dartmouth College Library published this resource on Sharing Scholarship for Remote Teaching and Learning. This resource goes into greater detail clarifying information about intellectual property at Dartmouth and beyond, copyright in the context of COVID-19,...
The lack of face to face connection that comes with remote teaching can be felt by instructors and students alike. Last week as the Spring term began, we heard many faculty members talk about how much they miss eye contact and the opportunity for hallway...
Authored by Kathy Hart and the Hood Museum staff. The Hood Museum of Art is here to support your spring term remote course. You can work withus to: Select images from the museum’s collection to supplement your course materialHave a museum staff member speak with your...
Good afternoon, We've continued to update numerous resources on the Teach Remotely website. The following are the highlights from the last couple of days: We are adding numerous training and drop-in opportunities on the basic tools (Canvas, TechSmith, and Zoom) on our...
Dartmouth has formed a high-level task force to plan for and manage possible disruptions related to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, monitor recommendations, implement guidance, and communicate with our community.