FAQ


1. What is TeacherTools.Digital?2. Who is behind TeacherTools.Digital?3. What assignment types are there?4. What languages can I teach with TeacherTools.Digital?5. How much does it cost?6. How do students submit assignments?7. Where are student submissions stored?8. How do I download submissions?9. How do I send feedback to my students?10. How do I integrate with my LMS?11. How do I solve issues with log in or registration?12. How do I solve issues with site activities?13. What should I do if I am still having issues?

1. What is TeacherTools.Digital?

2. Who is behind TeacherTools.Digital?

3. What assignment types are there?

TeacherTools.Digital currently offers the following assignment types:

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For more details, see the about page.

4. What languages can I teach with TeacherTools.Digital?

TeacherTools.Digital officially supports English, French, German, and Spanish for all assignment types except Read Aloud, which currently only supports English.

Languages other than those mentioned may work with some assignment types, but are not officially supported. We are currently working on enabling French, German, and Spanish for Read Aloud. Watch this space!

5. How much does it cost?

TeacherTools.Digital has free and premium plans. For more details, see the pricing page.

6. How do students submit assignments?

Students submit assignments by accessing a link that you provide to them. The link is generated after an activity has been created, and is shown at the top of the activity creation page:

7. Where are student submissions stored?

Student submissions are stored on a secure cloud server. TeacherTools.Digital implements industry-standard security measures and protocols to protect your student data. For more details, see the about page.

8. How do I download submissions?

There are two ways to download submissions:

The first way is to choose the 'Download' option from the submissions menu on the assignment management page:

The second way is to click the 'download' button on the submissions page:

9. How do I send feedback to my students?

You can send feedback to your students via e-mail. N.B. This is a premium function. First, you need to check the 'Require student email' option in the Submissions section of the Settings pane on your Account page:

Next, navigate to the submissions page for a Written Report, Audio Recording, or Video Recording, and click the 'Send Feedback' button:

Next, you can mark-up the text with annotations (if a text is provided) or write comments.

Finally, click 'Save' and then 'Send Feedback' to send your comments to the student via e-mail.

10. How do I integrate with my LMS?

You can link to an activity from your LMS in the following way:

First, copy the submission link from the assignment settings menu:

Next, follow the instructions for your LMS:


You can embed an activity in your LMS in the following way:

First, copy the embed code from the assignment settings menu:

Next, follow the instructions for your LMS:

11. How do I solve issues with log in or registration?

  1. Clear your browser's cache: https://kinsta.com/knowledgebase/how-to-clear-browser-cache
  2. Ensure you are not using private browsing: https://www.minitool.com/news/turn-on-off-incognito-mode-chrome-firefox.html
  3. Ensure you are not using any of the following browsers / plugins:
    1. Adblock
    2. Brave Browser
    3. Privacy Badger
  4. Ensure that your browser is set to accept all cookies: https://www.whatismybrowser.com/guides/how-to-enable-cookies
  5. Ensure that JavaScript is enabled: https://enablejavascript.co

12. How do I solve issues with site activities?

In order to submit speaking tasks, your students must use a compatible browser (see below) and allow access to their microphones. More details →

The following browsers are compatible with all activities on this site:

  1. Mozilla Firefox v76+ (MacOS / Windows)
  2. Google Chrome v81+ (MacOS / Windows / Android)
  3. Safari v13+ (MacOS / iOS)
  4. Edge v81+ (MacOS / Windows)

The following browsers are NOT compatible with some or all activities on this site:

  1. Internet Explorer (All versions) (More info →)
  2. Google Chrome on iOS (All versions) (More info →)
  3. Embedded browsers (e.g. browsers within the Facebook app or LINE app) (More info →)

13. What should I do if I am still having issues?

Please please contact the developer with the following information:

  1. device type (phone, tablet, computer, etc)
  2. operating system name and version
  3. browser name and version
  4. a detailed explanation of the issue