There are many tools available to help you teach online or facilitate some of your teaching activities.  This page lists some of the tools that the University or CEL uses and/or supports.


Möbius is a robust online authoring and delivery environment specifically designed for the needs of STEM classrooms. It includes a rich suite of tools and features for authors looking to design and develop digital assets for their students or peers, and a delivery environment that enables and promotes deep and active learning for users through the combination of instructional material with hands-on activities.


Akindi is a web-based assessment system that automates the creation and grading of multiple-choice exams. This tool allows instructors to use any scanner and sheet of paper, offering a low cost of ownership by eliminating the need for costly equipment, supplies and dedicated staff resources, while facilitating the use and accessibility of the exam scanning service across campus.   


Crowdmark is an online, collaborative marking system available to instructors and students at the University of Waterloo. It is also used to distribute exams digitally to approved proctors.


The Instructional Support application in Odyssey provides examination management and TA assignment services to course and administrative staff. 

Examination management includes informing candidates when they need to write examinations as well as where they should go to write. This includes individually assigned seats. The system can also print examination papers personalized for each candidate and sorted conveniently for setup.

Student can login to look up their exams and see their assigned seat (if assigned seating is used) and room information.