• Instructurecon 2018: Live Streaming from the Big Top

    I have to be honest: I'm not totally sold on the idea of live streaming content from an on-site conference to the web. I get the appeal. It allows more people to consume the content, especially if they are unable to a...
    biray@instructure.com
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  • CanvasLIVE (2018-2-23): The New Events Portal!

    One of my favorite aspects of the Canvas Community is the constant change. It's always evolving to make content more visible, members more networked, and Canvas more transparent. And CanvasLIVE is no ex...
  • CanvasLIVE + YouTube Live

    Just before our fall semester began in August of 2017, my district hosted the inaugural Can•Innovate conference in conjunction with Instructure and the California Community Colleges Online Education Initiative (...
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-11-6): Videos in the Classroom

    Video in the classroom is no longer a novelty. The days of rolling the A/V unit into your classroom hardly generates the enthusiasm it used to (lol, I probably just dated myself). Students expect to see video in ...
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-10-23): A Showcase (and Cupcakes)!

    What do cupcakes and Community Showcase have in common? Technically, nothing. But now that I've got your (taste buds') attention, I urge you to keep reading.   First, the Showcase. The start of the...
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-8-21): #CanvasTrivia GoFUNme

    We’ve all heard of GoFundMe, right? It’s a way for a community to pitch in when one of their ‘own’ is in need of support during tough time. Well, have you heard of GoFUNme? It’s a way for...
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-08-12): Streaming Innovation to You!

    Off-site events are being streamed more and more via CanvasLIVE. Couldn't make a CanvasCon? No worries, check out these past sessions. Can't attend a faculty seminar? We've got that, too (thanks to the collaborat...
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-7-31): Canvas Partner Days

    If you've been coming to CanvasLIVE sessions, then you know that community members aren't the only ones hosting events here. You've probably seen a few Canvas Partner-led events, too. Canvas is built on...
    biray@instructure.com
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  • CanvasLIVE (2017-7-17): Virtually Expanding

    You've probably noticed the new 'look and feel' of CanvasLIVE space. (If not, and you're new here - welcome!) This post will quickly bring you up-to-speed on CanvasLIVE and the things we're doing to ensure its gr...
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  • #CanvasChat: Using TweetDeck and HootSuite

    So you're thinking of hosting a #CanvasChat? I've got great news for you: It's fun, and it's easy. What could be better than that? I'll tell you what's better: If you use TweetDeck or HootSuite to manage your Twitter ...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • CanvasLIVE 10/03/2016: K12--There's a CanvasLIVE for that!

    Over the last few weeks, I've been immersed in the world of elementary, middle school, and high school teachers who are new to Canvas. Their collaborative spirit and quick facility to group together to help one anothe...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • CanvasLIVE 09/12/2016: We Have to Keep Meeting Like This

    CanvasLIVE meet-ups are a great informal event. They're meant to be a starting point for collaboration: an initial conversation that might ultimately yield a shareable resource. And ideally, they will also be fun. &#...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • CanvasLIVE 9/05/2016: An Enhanced Way to Collaborate

    We all know that great things can be accomplished when you collaborate with others. Two heads are better than one, right?! And in the Canvas community, sometimes two-hundred heads are better. CanvasLIVE offers another...
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  • CanvasLIVE 8/30/2016: Chatter, Chatter, Everywhere!

    We've over 100 community members in the chatroom and already a full season of Twitter Chats lined up! There is chatter, chatter everywhere in CanvasLIVE!   I've heard of a #CanvasChat ...  If you've never ...
  • CanvasLIVE 8/22/2016: Live Dangerously!

    I’ve been thinking about ways to get out of my comfort zone. It’s my road to growth. And sometimes that means doing something dangerous--not “dangerous” like parasailing or bungee jumping, but ...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • CanvasLIVE 8/18/2016: Build, and They'll Have Fun!

    That's what CanvasLIVE is. A place for fun. Sure, there are a ton of new events you can attend, Meet-Ups you can host, and chatroom conversations in which you can partake. But, at the end of the day, we're all just su...
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