WEEK OF 2017-08-15
Your weekly newsletter for the latest and greatest about all things Canvas!
In this production release (August 5), the submission details page, student Grades page, and SpeedGrader display labels for missing submissions.
For admins who use CSV files with student information systems, the SIS import file supports a diffing threshold and the change_SIS_ID CSV data format.
Production release notes also include fixed bugs.
InstructureCon 0017 Product Announcements
InstructureCon 0017 saw an exciting line up of Product announcements, with some features ready for release, and others preparing for release in the near future. We thought it might be difficult to remember every exciting announcement, so we created this summary and resource post for you. Use the table of contents below to quickly navigate.
Blog of the Week
Upcoming Canvas Events
Canvas Teacher App: Let's Facilitate!
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJXE_8A2q44
Starts at 1:00 PM · Ends at 2:00 PM, MDT (America/Denver)
Introduced at InstructureCon, the Canvas Teacher App is a new way for teachers to facilitate a course on-the-go. Join me as we explore the best features of this new app!
Agenda (or Objectives)
- Participants who attend this session will learn
- how to teacher more efficiently while on-the-go with tools to edit and create teacher content
- how to use the app to communicate more effectively with students
- how to grade like never before with the new SpeedGrader, which includes native annotations