Five New Tools to Enhance Your Course Within the UofT Learning Portal

An update to the University of Toronto Learning Portal was performed at the start of the 2011 summer session.  This version introduces five new tools that can be used to enhance collaboration, content delivery and student evaluation within a course.

1. Wikis:  The Wiki tool allows students to create and edit web page content within a course.  Single or multiple wikis can be created for all members of the course or for specific groups.  Students can edit wiki content to work collaboratively on the development of documentation, assignments or projects.  Detailed version information and a history of student contributions to the wiki can be reviewed and graded by the instructor.

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