Other learning technologies

Explore educational technologies that can enhance teaching and learning.

Most of the tools are easy to use and available free online.

Connect with your CTET program liaison for support or conversation about ways these technologies can complement your teaching.

Technologies and privacy

Because of BC’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FIPPA) laws, students have the right to make an informed choice about using tools that do not conform with this legislation.

At Royal Roads, students are asked to provide a one-time response, consenting to the use of cloud-based tools as part of their learning experience. Their response is recorded, visible to instructors, and can be changed by students in their Moodle profile any time.

If a student opts out, the course instructor must provide an alternative assignment that does not require the use of the tool to allow the student to meet the learning outcomes of the assignment.

Need to know more? Please see the RRU Cloud-based Learning Tools notification Knowledge Base articles




Use Canva to create posters, graphics, banners, and more.

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Graphic design


Save, tag, annotate, organize, and share online resources.

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Social bookmarking


Compiles and organizes feeds from a variety of online sources.

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News aggregation

Google Drive

Create, collaborate and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, forms, and more.

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File creation and storage

Google search

Search the web for a variety of information such as websites, pictures, maps and more.

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Search engine


A social networking tool made for sharing media.

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Photo sharing


A professional social network for people to connect with colleagues and business associates.

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Social networking


Virtual noticeboard for collaborative collections of text, documents, images, and videos.

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Online bulletin board


Create infographics and presentations using themed templates.

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Graphic design


A visual bookmarking tool for finding, saving, and curating images, videos, links, etc.

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Social bookmarking


A tool for creating slides to support presentations. User can add pictures, videos, links, or text.

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Capture your screen, add a webcam and use narration to customize your video.

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Screen recording


Slack is a set of team collaboration tools and services.

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Team communication


A tool that allows you to launch any kind of online survey project such as student or staff feedback.

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Survey tool

TED Talks & TEDEd

A TED Talk is a video created from a presentation at a TED (technology, entertainment, design) conference. TedEd has interactive lessons.

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Online lectures


An online news and social networking service.

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Social networking


A free, multi-platform, video sharing service where users can watch, like, share, comment and upload their own videos.

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Video sharing