• Template for Canvas Homepage?

    Now that the Canvas Announcements feature shows announcements on the home page (which we love by the way!), we're starting to rethink our old home page template that we use in every course.  I was wondering if an...
    Emily Frank
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  • My institution is using Blackboard but I prefer Canvas

    I have two small classes with 8 in one course and 14 in the other. My institution uses Blackboard but I just HATE it. I am familiar with Canvas and think it's user friendly.   I have opened a free teacher acco...
    Lisa Berger
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  • Gallery of sample Canvas courses?

    I keep having faculty ask if they could see some sample Canvas courses... just so they can see what it might look like, and start thinking how they may want to lay our their course. Is there anything like that in the...
    Cliff Cunningham
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  • Is there a method to submit assignment to specific user role?

    I am interested in a workflow solution whereby a specific assignment type will forwarded to a custom user role.
    Jon Huizer
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  • End of year rollover

    Hi,   We are nearing the end of our first year of using Canvas and are wondering what the procedure is to roll over our courses for 2020.   We currently integrate with Edumate our school Student Informatio...
    JUstin Dwyer
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  • Fractions Using Backslash Not Supported for Numeric Questions

    When a student responds to a numeric question with a fraction using the backslash key / (eg, 3/10), Canvas removes the backslash (eg, 310) when the student submits. Fraction answers aren't supported for numeric questi...
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  • Tomorrow, October 4th: Catalog User Group Meeting at 2 PM EST

    Hi everyone, Tomorrow is our next Catalog Users Group Meeting at 2 PM EST. Here is the link to the agenda: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S0HCT3ifa1ligWnQRLhSZgOUu6VLmMWvGWiKKmUzx-Y/edit ...
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  • Peer Review for Large Groups

    Hi, I'm looking for the best option for conducting peer review of submitted assignments that facilitates groups of 3 or larger all being able to see each other's comments.  To my knowledge, a writer can see all c...
    Garrett DeHond
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  • Gamification of Staff Training - Join in!

    We have recently been involved in the Microsoft Educator Community where they award points and badges for completion of courses - hugely impressive and has really engaged the staff (as well as bringing out their ...
    Gideon Williams
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  • Printing Canvas quiz

    A teacher came by today and asked if there was a way to print a quiz. I had never done this before. I found two ways:   1.Click on Preview and print from there but it wouldn't look clean. In a pinch it would wor...
    Kendra Cameron-Jarvis
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  • What is the best way to differentiate assignments in Canvas?

    I know that Canvas has Mastery Paths, but what if I have a group of students on IEPs, for example, to whom I know I just need to give a simplified or shorter version of an assignment, or include simplified instruction...
    Kaeli Madsen
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  • What is the best way to organize content as an instructor?

    I understand Canvas's push for module organization for the student and I'm not opposed to it.  However I'm one month into school teaching 3 preps.  I am building my modules.  Everytime I go to add somet...
    Stephanie Bridge
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  • Shared Google Drive

    My colleagues and I use the "Shared Drive" on google to create and share course content. Currently, there is no way to upload anything within this drive as canvas only allows content to be uploaded from a personal dri...
    Amanda Mullen
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  • Module Completion Tracker

    The Need: Current module tracker has generic "Complete all items".  This could be a handy completion tracker for students and teachers.  The tracker keeps track of how many items in each module that the stu...
    Jeremy Bell
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  • Final Grade Override audit history/log

    Does anyone else have an issue with the fact that the recently rolled out Final Grade Override feature does not track its changes in the Gradebook History log?  If it's important enough to track grade changes for...
    Todd Van Zandt
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  • Canvas for Collecting and Verifying Community Service Hours

    I am designing a course in Canvas to be used to verify a student's community service hours and to run an ongoing tally of those earned hours.  I have a good TEST design but I don't want to reinvent the wheel....
    Rona Tyger
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  • Has anyone used Pearson Modified (any subject) in Canvas?

    Our school is new to the Pearson  curriculum and looking for someone who has used the Pearson Modified MyLab and Mastering. I'm specifically teaching Physics but I think any subject matter would have a similar co...
    Elaine Seiler
    created by Elaine Seiler
  • Managing Large numbers of sections & quiz moderation

    I had an instructor who teaches 38 different sections and wants to group their SSD students to be able to moderate their quizzes. She has hundreds of students altogether and there are ways that she has been going abou...
    Brooke Mcgowin
    created by Brooke Mcgowin
  • Opinions on Online Science Labs

    What are your impressions of conducting science labs online, we are actively researching the viability of online lab delivery and all of the vendors that we have been seeing cross our desks just tout how great they ar...
    Eric Whitmer
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  • EdPuzzle vs Canvas Arc

    Looking for a comparison of EdPuzzle and Canvas Arc video tools. Can anyone provide the good, bad and ugly for both? This would include the quiz feature of Arc which I believe is still in Beta?   Thank you!!
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