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Poll Everywhere

Poll Everywhere provides faculty with an audience response system that can support active learning in the classroom.

For faculty, instructors, staff, and TAs


With Gradescope paper-based assignments can be scanned, analyzed, and quickly graded with a rubric to provide feedback to students on common problems. 

EdStem discussion
For faculty, instructors, staff, and TAs

Ed Discussion

Ed Discussion is a threaded discussion platform that allows instructors and students to interact asynchronously by posting text comments, questions, files, and more to online forums. 

For faculty, instructors, staff, and TAs


Panopto is a video capture, delivery, and content management tool that provides teaching teams greater control over their content.

For faculty, instructors, staff, and TAs


Canvas is the learning management system used to manage online course environments at Stanford.

For everyone at Stanford


The Qualtrics tool is an easy-to-use, full-featured, web-based tool for creating and conducting online surveys.

For faculty, instructors, staff, and TAs


Piazza is an intuitive platform that facilitates online Q&A discussions. 

For everyone at Stanford


MATLAB is a graphical programming environment used to analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications.

For everyone at Stanford


Slack is a platform for individuals and groups to chat online, organize conversations, and share links and media synchronously or asynchronously.

For everyone at Stanford


Domains is a web hosting service for all Stanford users.