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Online Faculty Resources

The Faculty Resources blog posts serve as a knowledge base for online instructors. You will find a variety of practical, ready-to-use information and resources from online teaching tips to using certain technology in an online course and ADA and copyright compliance.

Online Teaching

Tips, techniques, strategies, and good practices on effective online pedagogy. Selected topics include student motivation, active learning, and interaction. View Online Teaching Resources.

Course Building

Ideas, resources, and how-tos for building your online course in Blackboard. View Course Building Resources.


Resources and guides on making your course materials accessible in different formats, as well as resources on Copyright and Fair Use. View Compliance Resources.


Educational technology tools and tips on how you may use them in your online course. View Technology Resources.

New to Online Teaching at UM?

Useful information for instructors who are just getting started.

Resources are updated regularly. Can’t find what you are looking for? Contact us and make a suggestion or contribute a resource.

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