Technology Tools

UW Catalyst

Catalyst is a suite of online tools provided by the University of Washington to its students and faculty as an aid in teaching, learning, and research. Many of these tools can be used in conjunction with Blackboard. Catalyst also provides a number of online computer-related tutorials and information.

 

Catalyst Web Tools

Collect It
File dropboxes

CommonView
Class or project workspaces

File Manager
Web-based file management

GoPost
Discussion Boards

GradeBook
Track and publish grades

Group Manager
Participant groups

QuickPoll
One-question polls

ShareSpaces
Spaces for file sharing

UMail
Web-based email forms

WebQ
Surveys and quizzes

 

Catalyst Resources

 

Support

The Learning & Scholarly Technologies (LST) Department at UW Seattle provides technical support for the use of Catalyst Web Tools by faculty and students. We have linked the tutorials created by LST for each of the tools below.