Adobe Connect is a robust videoconferencing platform that allows dozens of users to communicate and collaborate with live, web-based video or...

Features: Screen sharing, Communication, Videoconferencing, Whiteboard
Type of tool: Videoconferencing

Zoom is a cloud-based videoconferencing platform. It allows you to create online meetings and integrate group messaging simply and easily.

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Features: Screen sharing, Live messaging, Videoconferencing

Google Calendar is part of ELI Apps.

Yale users can get ELI Apps without using the Gmail email service or switching from Microsoft Outlook...

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Piazza is an online discussion board specialized for use by faculty and students for classes. Once the instructor creates a “course” on the Piazza...

Features: Forums and discussion
Type of tool: Blogging

Tumblr is a lightweight blogging platform. It lets users post a variety of content types: prose, images, video, audio–and more. Content can...

Features: Blogging, Forums and discussion, Web Publishing

Echo360 allows instructors to capture a presentation from a laptop or desktop screen, with our without capturing video from a web cam.

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Features: Screen capture

Google Drive is a kind of lightweight office suite (like Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint), that all runs inside a browser. It is part of...

Features: Assignment submission, Tests, quizzes, and surveys, Collaborative document editing, File Sharing, Web Publishing

VoiceThread is a web-based tool that allows you to place collections of media like images, videos, documents, and presentations at the center of...

Features: Forums and discussion

Medium.com is a novel and visually-rich blogging platform with strong social elements.

Features: Communication, Blogging, Forums and discussion, Web Publishing
Type of tool: Social Media

Twitter is a real-time information network that connects you to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news about what you find interesting. You...

Features: Blogging, Live messaging, Peer-to-peer messaging, Polling and clickers, Social Media Platform

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