Faculty Resources

Below is a list of tools and options for faculty. The Law Library has also created guide with more resources for remote teaching: Law Library Guide.

Course Documents and Content

Provide students with course documents, content, calendar of due dates for assignments and timely announcements.

  • Tool: Canvas
  • Resources: CETL has a robust site on how to use Canvas. The Canvas community site also has a wealth of best practices for using Canvas, templates for courses and a large group of users who are happy to help their fellow community members.
  • Support: Canvas provides 24 hour support for faculty and students via phone or chat. Click the Help button in Canvas to live chat, or by phone (855) 745-4414.

Meet with Students

Faculty have several options to meet with students for small to medium sized synchronous class sessions, group meetings or projects and virtual office hours. Any recorded sessions will automatically be sent to Kaltura.

Live Instruction

Faculty have the options to live stream their class from Echo360 equipped classrooms on campus to their students or create video content and upload it to Echo360 for students to watch later. UC IT provides a complete list of the classrooms that are equipped with live device capture

Create Short Lecture Video Content

Faculty have the ability to record content (i.e.…webpages, Word documents, PowerPoint presentations or software demos) with or without their webcams. Kaltura Capture is a recording software that can be downloaded and used to record short content videos and them upload them to My Media and insert them into course areas in Canvas.