Additional Resources

Additional resources are being added regularly from across campus and beyond to help you in moving to remote teaching.

Access to WiFi

Eduroam Global Locator


Academic Integrity

Dean of Students




MSU Basic Accessibility Checklist

MSU Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities

Accessible Teaching in the Time of Covid-19


Annotating Documents

Live Sessions

Annotations in Zoom

Recorded Content

Annotations in Kaltura Capture


Creating Audio Recordings

Step-by-Step Instructions on Recording Using Kaltura Capture

The Basics of Recording with Audacity

Audio Recording Tips

Below are some tips for recording the best audio quality:

  • If possible, use some kind of external mic. This document provides some recommendations.
  • Find as quiet a location as possible
  • In general, try to stay between 4 to 6 inches away from the mic
  • If your mic is on a stand, avoid touching the surface when the mic is on
  • Draw the curtain or put a blanket against the wall to help dampen the sound, and reduce how much noise is reflecting off of surfaces
  • Read more about mic techniques



MSU D2L Training

D2L Live Training Events (Updates coming soon)


DEI Resources

How to Intentionally Create an Inclusive and Welcoming Climate in the Classroom

National Inclusive Excellence Leadership Academy DEI: COVID-19 strategy: Webinar recording Part 1  and Part 2

National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education: Discussion on DEI implications and best practices: Webinar recording, presentation slides [pdf], and best practices [pdf]

American Association of Colleges & Universities: Safeguarding quality, equity, and inclusion as learning moves online: Webinar recording

Center for Organizational Responsibility & Advancement: Equity-minded online teaching practices at community colleges: Webinar recording

Teaching Through Coronavirus: What Educators Need Right Now

How to Respond to Coronavirus Racism


MSU College of Arts and Letters

Emergency Remote Teaching Resources

CAL Remote Teaching Process


MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences

Online Teaching 101: D2L Login, Communication, Assignments, and Grading

Online Learning 201: Creating Course Content in D2L and Ensuring Accessibility

Online Teaching 301: Using Creating, Managing, and Leveraging Discussion Threads in D2L

Online Teaching 401: Using Video


MSU College of Education

MAET Mini-MOOC on Remote Teaching

How to Approach a Three Hour Seminar


Recording Presentations

Live capture

Video on Recording in Zoom


Video on Recording in Powerpoint Step-by-Step

Instructions on Recording Using Kaltura Capture


Resources for Remote Labs and Studios

Virtual Labs and Simulations Spreadsheet


Dance-based Pedagogy


10 Educational Websites for Music Teachers

Smart Music

16 Resources for Learning and Instrument

Optimizing Zoom Settings for Instruments


Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design

The Art of Ed


Broadway Educators


Resources for Remote Learning

How Do We Best Support Students in a Remote Learning Environment?



HTML5 Simulations for Physics

Resources for Digital/Online Labs