Quick Start Guides

  • Navigating Homepages

    Learn how to access and locate your courses in Elearning.

    See guide

  • Creating Modules

    Learn how to create new learning modules and add descriptions.

    See guide

  • Adding Content

    Learn how to add content to your Elearning modules.

    See guide

  • Creating a Quiz

    Learn to create quizzes and assessments in Elearning.

    See guide

  • Creating a Dropbox

    Learn to create an assignment dropbox in Elearning.

    See guide

  • Elearning Gradebook Setup

    Learn how to set up the gradebook and grade assignments in Elearning.

    See guide

  • Exporting Grades to Banner

    How to export midterm and final grades from Elearning into Banner.

    See guide

  • Delivering Live Lessons

    Learn how to organize and deliver live interactive lessons.

    See guide

  • Record Lessons in PowerPoint

    Learn how to record screen capture and narration in PowerPoint.

    See guide

  • Accessibility Recommendations

    Learn about accessibility considerations for online content.

    See guide

  • Quiz & Exam Integrity

    Read about WMU's quiz/examination integrity solutions for Elearning.

    Learn more

  • Respondus® Elearning Tools

    Learn how to use quiz/examination integrity solutions for Elearning.

    See guide

  • Automatic Quiz Import

    Learn how to format quiz questions for auto-import into Elearning.

    See guide

  • Using Webex

    Learn about using Webex to conduct live interactive discussions.

    See guide

  • Webex Breakout Sessions

    Learn about using Webex to facilitate small group breakouts during lessons.

    See guide

  • Webex Recordings

    How to manage meeting recordings with Webex and integrate with Elearning.

    See guide

  • Using Microsoft Teams

    Learn about using Microsoft Teams to conduct live interactive discussions.

    See guide

  • Google Apps for Education

    Learn about online collaboration tools from Google's suite of apps.

    See guide

  • GoVPN

    Connect securely to campus services during distance instruction.

    See guide

  • Electronic Course Reserves

    Request physical university library resources in electronic form.

    Make request

  • Mediasite

    Host and stream videos and other media for your courses.

    See guide



Quick Start Training Sessions

Drop in for a quick start training session to be better prepared to take portions of your course online. This 45-minute session is available online as well as in-person and will include information on how to navigate to your WMU Elearning course homepages, how to create content modules, and how to add content such as your syllabus, schedule, readings, and other course materials.

See available dates and times


WMU Instructional Support Form

Do you have specific questions concerning taking portions of your course online? Have you already logged into one of the quick start sessions, or are you not able to attend the sessions and you still have questions?

Contact a member of the team