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Instructional Tools

Instructional Tools can be requested online through FootPrints:

To make a request or report issues log in to: https://fp.odu.edu with your MIDAS ID and password. Your contact information is populated based on login, fill in the applicable information and click "Save."

eLearning & Blackboard

Student works on paper

The Blackboard Learning System is a powerful teaching environment that facilitates learning through online technologies.

Adobe Connect

Student on laptop

Adobe Connect is a web conferencing product that allows users to conduct live meetings and presentations over the internet with multiple users.

OPSCAN Test Grading

Test sheet

OPSCAN testing is an easy way for grading multiple choice tests using standardized forms and automated grading.

Large File Transfer

Lareg File Transfer

Securely transmit and receive large files large beyond the limits typically allowed by email systems.

Technology Classrooms


Classrooms at ODU are equipped with the newest and most advanced technology to help facilitate learning for students.

Google Apps


Google Apps for Education is a suite of online software applications that offers integrated communication and collaboration tools.