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Resources for Teaching Online

Whether you are new to teaching online or an experienced online instructor looking for new tools information on the latest D2L version update, the resources on this page will give you what you need or get your research going in the right direction.

Tutorials and Webinars

The System Office offers resources for faculty who are teaching online courses, including courses that are partly face-to-face and partly online. Our Webinar and Tutorial Archive contains links to self-paced online tutorials and webinars that cover a wide range of topics, including online tools and instruction:

Our Tutorials page contains a list of all of our self-paced tutorials. The following tutorials specifically address online instruction:

D2L Help and Information

MnSCU’s Instructional Management Systems has made a number of videos on D2L available to faculty. These videos were produced by D2L, Atomic Learning and MnSCU and cover general use of D2L as well as specifics on version updates. The videos from MnSCU may be most helpful to system faculty needing to know about recent changes to the LMS:

If you have a question about D2L or require assistance, you can also visit the MnSCU D2L Support Services page.

Online Tools and Additional Resources

Need help finding the right tools to teach online? Click on one of our Diigo tags for online tools to get information about the tools we recommend.

Additional Resources for Online Teaching

Distance Learning Bookmarks
List of Web resources about distance learning, including teaching online or hybrid courses.

Online and e-Learning Bookmarks
List of Web resources about teaching online.

Online resources for faculty that MinnesotaOnline provides.