Capabilities

THUTO offers a variety of capabilities for use in course and intranet sites, including:

Home View recent announcements, discussions, and chat activity
Announcements Post current, time-critical information
Assignments Post assignments and receive submissions online
Chat Room Participate in real-time, written conversations
Drop Box Allow private file-sharing between instructors and students
Email Archive Maintain an archive of all email sent to the worksite's email list
Gradebook Compute and store grades
Help Access help documentation
Messages and Forums Create discussion forums and communicate between site groups and users using internal mail.
Podcasts View podcasts
Polls Create site-based surveys and polls
Portfolios Supports portfolio-based activities with a suite of tools
Post'em Provides functionality for uploading .csv formatted files to display feedback (e.g., comments, grades) to site participants.
Preferences Set your personal preferences, such as time zone, tab order
Profile Provides a Facebook-style interface for editing user profiles; includes Twitter integration
Resources Add documents and URLs to your worksite
Roster View list of site participants
Schedule Keep track of important dates and deadlines on worksite calendar
Search Provides search capabilities of Thuto content
Section Info Manage sections or groups within a site
Shortened URL Service A simple service that allows tools and services to shorten links to anything, either via the Java-based service or the Entity Provider.
Site Info View worksite profile and participants list
Site Stats View site usage statistics
Syllabus Create a worksite syllabus
Tests & Quizzes Create, administer, and correct tests and quizzes online, and automatically feed the results to the Gradebook
Web Content Include external website content in your worksite
Wiki Collaboratively edit simple web pages
Worksite Setup Create and manage sites