• RATS: Strong RATS.

    This whole 30-post approach is working out great: I'm halfway through the posts, and I've also reach the end of the first day of sessions, which is a good halfway point also. So, after Kona and the ladies of Broward C...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • Community Giving

    The Canvas Community is made up of many, many talented and giving people. They have helped me to feel less overwhelmed, more equipped, and so well supported in my role as Blended Learning Leader for our whole state.&#...
    Bobby Pedersen
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  • 14. Go, Broward County!

    After Kona's inspiring presentation on student-centered teaching, the next presentation I went to was something completely different, and equally wonderful. The lovely ladies of Broward County showed us how they used ...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • Canvas X: On-Track Predictor, August 2018

    Canvas X is where we seek your input on experiments from our secret pandaworks lab! It's all about starting small, measuring, and learning our way forward!   Based on the feedback from our June-August&...
    Renee Carney
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  • Tool to Identify and Delete Unused Files

    Have you ever wanted the ability to know which files from the Canvas Files section are being used in course content or where they are being used? How about the ability to identify and delete unused, irreleva...
  • Using the Quizlet LTI

    I just created instructions for a faculty member who uses Quizlet so that she can integrate the flashcards within Canvas. There were resources in the Canvas Community about Quizlet along with other LTI's, but nothing ...
    Denise Dejonghe
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  • Fall 2018 has begun!

    I know everybody has their own back-to-school schedule... and for me, the Fall semester starts today, August 13. That's because I add a "Week Zero" to my classes, giving students a chance to start early if they want t...
    Laura Gibbs
    last modified by Laura Gibbs
  • UDOIT User Guide

    Hi all. So, if you are/have attended InstructureCon 2018 and were able to attend the "Y'all Do It: Crowdsourcing Development of UDOIT" presentation, you already know about the UDOIT User Guide and about how you ...
    mtuten@clemson.edu
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  • DIY Assignment Tracker (Cloning my Gradebook)

    So, I wrote yesterday about how I was going to take my own class together with my students (totalcolearner), and it looks like Wasi Khan might also want to try out being a guest in the class; this is something that I'...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • Fall 2018: I'm going to take my own class!

    So, for lots of reasons (some selfish, some strategic, and also just for the sheer fun of it), I've decided to take my Myth-Folklore class this Fall. Yep. I'm not just going to do some of the assignments as a kind of ...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • 13. Our Coach Kona

    So, we've reached Wednesday afternoon! And the first Wednesday afternoon session that I went to was... the Canvas Community's own Kona, Coach of Coaches and all-around Canvas Guru. The room was packed, and there was s...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • 12. Blog on, everybody!

    Today I want to write about one of those "hallway moments" that people often mention with regard to conferences... although in this case, it was a food tent moment! After the engineering panel, it was time for lunch, ...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • A Flipgrid Playground for the Canvas Community

    So, I am finally getting around to actually USING Flipgrid in my classes this semester... but it's also totally new to me, and I'll be learning as I go. Based on all the incredibly positive reports I've heard from oth...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • What's on your plate?

    Teachers are such busy people. We get pulled in so many different directions during the course of a school day/week/year.   Sometimes engaging already busy teachers with Canvas can be a real challenge.   P...
    Bobby Pedersen
    last modified by Bobby Pedersen
  • Course Evaluation Checklist

    When Shauna Vorkink - Education Services Director first approached me about collaborating on a Course Evaluation Checklist with Erin Keefe - Training Team Lead and Deonne Johnson - Consultant, I was beyond t...
    Lily Philips
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  • The Problem with the Requests Table

    It's not designed for what we're trying to use it for - almost anyone, including the Canvas Data team   The Canvas Data Portal - Requests documentation states Pageview requests. Disclaimer: The data ...
    Robert Carroll
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  • Canvas Parent 2.0 - Pre-Release Update

    With a few more tweaks we'll be done with Canvas Parent 2.0, so here's a final pre-release post! Anything to do with pairing codes or self-registration in this post is only relevant if self-registration is enable...
    Peyton Craighill
    created by Peyton Craighill
  • Fall 2017: Story of a Blog Network (2): live streams in Canvas

    Here's an update on yesterday's post: it's now Day 2 of Week 0 (the week before classes officially start)... and there are already 15 blogs up and running. So, I set up the first iteration of the Blog Directory at my ...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • 10. Searching for Search

    Update: I submitted an idea for Instructure to hire an OER STRATEGIST to work on problems like these and strategicially develop the Canvas OER ecosystem in general. Please vote! Instructure needs an OER STRATEGIST...
    Laura Gibbs
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  • 11. Fun with Polling

    So far I've written about the first two sessions that I attended on Wednesday, and both of them used live polling: that was really fun! Mollye used Kahoot in her OER session, and the engineers used polls.ninja. There ...
    Laura Gibbs
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