Other Educational Technology Tools

A guide for selecting OSU available technology tools for teaching and learning

MS Forms

Screenshot of an example Microsoft Form use case, with questions and responses

Access at microsoft365.osu.edu

What does it do?

MS Forms is an alternative to Qualtrics. Since it is an M365 product all of your students have access and you can set up forms for them to access through their name.#. 

Pedagogical Use Cases? 

Use as an exit ticket for class. Use for generating word clouds from in-class activities; take the word cloud and add to your presentations or showcase it. 

Guides and Resources

Where to get technical assistance? 

MS Forms is an application available within Microsoft365. Contact OCIO at 8-HELP or servicedesk@osu.edu for technical assistance.


MS Whiteboard

Access at microsoft365.osu.edu

What does it do?

MS Whiteboard is a whiteboarding application that has a number of features including sticky notes

Pedagogical Use Cases?

You can use the sticky notes feature to see how your students are doing, especially when connecting two classrooms or a classroom and Zoom participants together. All you need to do is share your whiteboard with your class.

Guides and Resources

Where to get technical assistance?

MS Forms is an application available within Microsoft365. Contact OCIO at 8-HELP or servicedesk@osu.edu for technical assistance.


MS Word with OneDrive

Screenshot of Microsoft Word hub accessed through Microsoft365

Access at microsoft365.osu.edu

What does it do?

MS Word now works with OneDrive. You can create a word document and share it with your course. Serves as new alternative to BuckeyeBox “box notes”

Pedagogical Use Cases?

Your students cancollaborate in real time all on the same document.

Where to get technical assistance?

MS Word and OneDrive are applications available within Microsoft365. Contact OCIO at 8-HELP or servicedesk@osu.edu for technical assistance.