Site Map of Contingencies for Teaching Resources


Updated March. 31

Note: Main navigation is linked and in bold; these are the main resource pages.

Guide to Teaching Remotely

  • Checklist for Teaching Remotely
    • Checklist PDF available
  • Teaching Remotely in a Hurry, Where do I start?
    • Course Content
    • Course Assignments
    • How will you replicate the in-class experience?
    • How do you give feedback to students?
    • How will you communicate all these requirement and changes to the students?
    • Check your technology
    • Academic integrity
    • Copyright
  • Teaching Continuity Considerations

Creating and Adding Content to UM Learn

  • Need to add audio (narration) to your PowerPoint slideshow? (video)
    • Turn your presentation into a video (pdf)
    • Record Audio Narration for your PowerPoint Presentation – Mac (pdf)
  • Adding Content to UM Learn (video)
    • Quick Start Guide to Adding Content to UM Learn (pdf)
  • Accessing Support Documentation in UM Learn
  • Assignments in UM Learn (video)
    • Creating an assignment folder (pdf)
    • Attaching a rubric to an assignment folder (pdf)
    • Grading assignment submissions (pdf)
    • Changing an assignment grade after publication (pdf)
    • Student assignment guide (pdf)
  • Quizzes in UM Learn (video)

Webex Quick Guides and Support

  • Activating a Webex account (video)
    • Webex Activate Account (pdf)
  • How to join a Webex meeting on your phone (video)
  • Quick guide to delivering lectures (video)
    • Webex personal rooms (pdf)
    • Webex Instructor – Quick Guide Office Hours (pdf)
  • Webex for students (video)
    • Webex Student instructions and FAQ (pdf)
  • Ensure that students can see your planned Webex “events” (meetings) (YouTube video)

Alternative Forms of Assessment

  • Reasons to rely on Academic Integrity Best Practices versus e-proctoring technology
  • If final exams are not an option, what are the alternatives?
  • Why is it important to explore alternatives?
  • What can we reasonably do? (strategies)
  • Best practices for open book exams delivered online
  • Key takeaways
  • List of references and resources on assessment

Promoting Integrity in Online Learning

  • General recommendations for promoting academic integrity
  • Recommendations for online quiz, test, and exam format in UM Learn
  • Recommendations for assignments and online engagement
  • Copyright
  • References

Online Workshops

  • How do I join an Online Workshop? Steps and guide
  • Link to join a workhop (UM Learn Webex
  • Workshop schedule

Guide to PowerPoint

  • Need to add audio (narration) to your PowerPoint slideshow? (video)
    • Turn your presentation into a video (pdf)
    • Record Audio Narration for your PowerPoint Presentation – Mac (pdf)

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