Twitter, Direct Linking in the Portal, and More


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A new version of Blackboard Collaborate Launcher for Windows is now available!


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  New Twitter Account: @UofTEdTech 


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Share a link to a specific area within the Portal

UT Portal Link Generator

link icon    This new tool allows users to generate direct links to specific content
    items or menu areas within the Portal.


For more information and complete instructions, please see Direct Linking Inside the Portal.


Tools that help you increase interaction in your courses



Use iClicker to increase student engagement, encourage student reflection on course materials and have immediate access to feedback on student understanding of course material. In addition, the iClicker Blackboard Integration allows for data to be transferred between the Portal and iClicker’s gradebook. Students should register their iClicker remotes directly in their Portal courses.



peerScholar is now available for use in Learning Portal courses. This powerful online peer- and self-assessment tool helps develop your students’ critical- and creative-thinking skills.