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Teaching & Learning Survival Tools: Solution Matrix

Available Solutions

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Platform for Blended / Online Courses


*Used by UGs and PGs.


*Used by ExD.


*Used by selected PG courses in LKCSB.



*Used by SMUA.




Group of productivity apps that is designed to help you achieve more with intelligent cloud services and world-class security.





Educational contents by various integrated publishers that can be accessed via eLearn (provided instructors have subscribed to the publishers' contents).


Reading List (Library)

Feature within eLearn that enables you to list together all the readings that you want to assign for a particular course.


Open Education Resources(OER)

Freely accessible, openly licensed text, media and other digital assets that are useful for teaching, learning and assessing as well as for research purposes.


Synchronous Teaching / Communication



Web conferencing solution for teaching or external meetings/events that require unique features such as virtual background, breakout rooms, polling, etc.


Microsoft Teams for Education

A digital hub that brings conversations, contents, assignments, and apps together in one place, letting educators create vibrant learning environments. 

*By request only. Please contact eLearn if you would like to explore further.*

Asynchronous Teaching Videos


A platform for instructors to share the lesson videos or presentations with students.

Interactive Tools


Engages your students/audience with polls, voting, interactive messages/quiz questions and more.


In-class Sensing  (ICS)

Collects live feedback and collates questions with students during class/lesson. 



Asynchronous quiz and video platform with features like auto captioning. 


Interactive platform with live voting, interactive polls, messages/quiz questions and more.

*Not integrated with SMU login.


Interactive platform for live voting, word clouds and interactive polls.

*Not integrated with SMU login.

Collaboration Tools


Microsoft Teams

 Allow teams to stay organized and have conversations all in one place through on-the spot meetings, conversation chats and file sharing features.


Collection of cloud computing, productivity and collaboration tools.

Assessment Tools




Respondus 4.0 helps you to create, alter, preview, print or publish bulk quiz questions directly to eLearn. 


A custom browser that locks down online quiz environment in eLearn to prevent digital cheating.

Option to include LockDown Monitor which is a fully-automated proctoring solution suitable for the conduct of remote exams.




Online proctoring web extension that monitors online assessment integrity.


Tool for plagiarism detection and it has a seamless integration with eLearn Assignment.


Detect/Validate suspicious contract cheating (the practice of engaging third party to complete own assignment).

Peer Learning

(Learners Interactive Open Network)

A platform for you to ask
and tag questions, get answers
from others, etc.



The use of electronic resources must comply with the Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources Policy and Singapore Management University Acceptable Use Policy