WyoCourses is the home and host of UW's new learning management system - Canvas, by Instructure.
Poll Everywhere is now available to faculty members to use in their courses to better engage students. A variety of polls are available including: multiple-choice, open-ended, Q&A, ranking, and clickable image polls.
Check out this user guide https://www.polleverywhere.com/guide
Check out these video guides https://www.polleverywhere.com/videos
If you need a license follow the instructions below:
- Go to UWIT Service Center then near the top of the page click on "Services".
- Now click on "Accounts and Passwords" and then click on "Administrative Accounts".
- On This page click on "UW Poll Everywhere Account" and then click on "Request Account" and fill out the form to request a license.
Poll Everywhere can now be integrated with WyoCourses so you can grade your class on participation. To integrate Poll Everywhere with your courses follow the directions on this Poll Everywhere Integration Guide for Canvas
Poll Everywhere Webinar Series
Every Tuesday Poll Everywhere be hosting a higher-ed specific webinar to help get faculty back into the swing of things. The first webinar will be on August 16th. If you’re interested, please register for a session here .
Topics covered will include:
- adding students
- fun ways to use Poll Everywhere in your class
Zoom Now Available in WyoCourses!
Zoom is a high quality video conferencing tool that is now integrated in wyocourses and can be used in your courses to interact with students.
If you would like use Zoom you can request a license here
To Check the Status and Updates Affecting WyoCourses Check Here
90 Second Video Series
The 90 Second Video Series is designed to walk you through common question areas in WyoCourses. Click here to view the list of videos!
Rapid WyoCourses Design Workshops
These workshops are designed to get faculty up and running with WyoCourses as quickly as possible. For more information and to register, click here.