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I hear you host Canvas on Amazon Web Services. What has been your experience with AWS?
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dhulsey@nmjc.edu
Thanks to everyone who attended  "The Future of Plagiarism Detection" at InstructureCon 2017. Bill and I felt good about the presentation and hope the audience did as well.   For those who asked and those who could not attend, please find our slides here.    Many of you likely received the email announcement today announcing changes to the… (Show more)
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Amanda Warren Marshall
So I'm a little disappointed in the badge collecting secret mission game. I diligently collected badges yesterday. However, after the AM keynote, things have not been so hot. I was never able to get the badge for the keynote as the app kept timing out and crashing; I got several "we are sorry, there is a problem connecting to the server" errors.… (Show more)
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Amanda Warren Marshall
Well...the technical glitches and issues of last year's conference are coming back to haunt us! ...but here are the notes I was able to procure before the mission failed....   Sheena Iyengar told us about the entrepreneurial mindset--that is being willing to take risks to make our lives better.   Choice--what are some things we do in our daily… (Show more)
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Amanda Warren Marshall
To keep the tradition alive (once something happens once, it is a tradition, right?) I'm going to attempt to blog all my notes from our secret mission here in Colorado.    So below are my key take-aways from what Josh Coates told us. I found his keynote very inspiring.    We all need reference points to walk in straight lines. For humans that is… (Show more)
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Amanda Warren Marshall
This excellent session about Canvancements should have just been called "Things Canvas should just do itself already" but since it doesn't, I am very excited to get home and try these. Lots of these things are tools/features we miss from when we were with D2L so it will be nice to get some of that functionality back.... sadly this session was… (Show more)
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scottd@instructure.com
Collaborative online learning challenges traditional conservatoire practices, where the individual, weekly, face-to-face lesson is the primary method of teaching. This presentation will explore how Canvas has enabled the Royal College of Music London to transform the conservatoire tradition, develop innovative pedagogical practices, and enhance…
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Matthew Jennings
Click to view content    [Group Evaluation LTI: Developing a Better Tool] Kent Matsueda, Assistant Director of Design, Penn State University   [INTEL] When group work is essential, a way for group assessment is a must. This is geared to group members evaluating the performance of other group members not peer review.   Foundation of group work:       A survey… (Show more)
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awilliams
With a simple-to-use Google Sheet, with only one plugin, anyone can make basic API calls without the need of assistance from a programmer or IT department. This easy-to-use form allows for customized reports that can be updated live as needed.
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