• Advice for setting up training course for students.

    Good morning everyone!  Since we are thrown into online learning due to the circumstances, I was wondering what is the best way to setup the 'Passport to Canvas' course for all of our teachers and students? ...
    Pam Schachern
    created by Pam Schachern
  • April 3rd Catalog Users Group Meeting

    Hi everyone, I hope everything is going well at your institutions. Our next Catalog Users Group meeting will be at 2 PM EST on April 3rd. Please add items to the agenda you would like to discuss: https://docs...
    jsowalsk@umd.edu
    created by jsowalsk@umd.edu
  • Send announcements to ALL classes!

    This has been a thing since 2016, had a lot of support.  INSTRUCTURE!! WHY ISN'T THIS A THING?!  It should have been a thing years ago, now it is almost criminal that this isn't a thing.  Why hasn't thi...
    Patrick Immel
    created by Patrick Immel
  • University Math Exams in Canvas

    Like most, my teaching was suddenly moved online last week.  We only have 2 weeks left in our semester, so exams are coming up very soon, and we need to make some final decisions about final exams.   Usuall...
    Sarah  Mayes-Tang
    last modified by Sarah Mayes-Tang
  • Best Video Conference Option for Small College with COVID-19 strain on Systems

    My Culinary College has used Canvas casually for several years, but we are now in a steep learning curve.  We have the Basic subscription.  I've used Big Blue button to record classes for quite some time, bu...
    Pam Barksdale
    last modified by Pam Barksdale
  • Microsoft Teams Integration

    There is now a MS Teams integration into Canvas! This is awesome. Information about how to setup the integration in your instance is here: Microsoft Teams Meetings in Canvas  Webinar recording can be found ...
    Kerri Buttery
    created by Kerri Buttery
  • Do you use Slack,Pronto,What's App, etc within Canvas?

    Hello All,    If any of you have integrated or are using apps such as Slack, Pronto or What's App in your courses, we would love to hear what you are using it for, has it increased student and/or facul...
    Canvas Help
    last modified by Canvas Help
  • Epub reader in Canvas

    Hello!   Are there are any apps one could use to enable the students to read epub-files directly in Canvas? The dream scenario would be if they could open a regular page in a course and then find the e-pub...
    Rebecca Asker
    last modified by Rebecca Asker
  • Microsoft Teams

    Does this UX/UI look familiar? Canvas? Nope. It's Microsoft Teams which launches today. (A #slack competitor)  
    Rob Gibson
    last modified by Rob Gibson
  • Live Events & Caliper Improvements Design Discussion

    You've had an opportunity to review our development phases for this priority, as well as review greater design detail.  Let us know if you think we're on the right track.
    Renee Carney
    last modified by Renee Carney
  • K-3 Language Arts

    Hello All, We are trying to put K-3 online. Does anyone have suggestions for apps that could be helpful.
    Rebecca  Chandler
    last modified by Rebecca Chandler
  • Chat

    What is the most effective way of using Canvas Chat with students?
    Stan Greil
    last modified by Stan Greil
  • A Word of Advice

    As you are moving online, be aware of sporadic outages because of all the increased network traffic regardless of your Internet Service Provider. If something doesn't work at the present time, you will need to come ba...
    Eric Whitmer
    created by Eric Whitmer
  • Any ideas on how to teach a chemistry lab in an online format?

    Like many colleges, my school is looking to move to a fully online environment for the spring quarter, and I cannot for the life of me figure out how to teach advanced O-Chem and General Chemistry labs without physica...
    Sean Ryland
    last modified by Sean Ryland
  • Question about using the Zoom integration with Canvas

    My colleague, who supports Zoom in our administrative group who don't use Canvas, is asking why we should use the Zoom integration with Canvas. He thinks it would be just as effective to create the meeting in the Zoom...
    Debbie Ellis
    last modified by Debbie Ellis
  • Assignments Notification

    I would like to know if the assigned work is still valid with all the changes at out campus? 
    Jessica Mendez
    last modified by Jessica Mendez
  • Measuring Student Happiness

    I was wondering what tools (if any) people are using to measure student happiness online.   Like everyone else, I am moving everyone online very suddenly thanks to CORVID. My hope was to have a popup on the fron...
    Julian Ridden
    created by Julian Ridden
  • Front page design

    I'm new to canvas and have a decent understanding of how to structure the content of my page.  I am curious about creating a professional looking front page.  Are there any resources that I can use to create...
    Kalle Spear
    last modified by Kalle Spear
  • Have you switched over to the enhanced RCE (Rich Content Editor)?

    I was looking at my account's Feature Options and noticed the option to turn on the enhanced RCE.  Mine is currently set to "off."  I am curious to learn if many others have turned this feature on, and if so...
    Rebecca Penina Simon
    last modified by Rebecca Penina Simon
  • Ability to write out math equations on a tablet and submit through Canvas?

    Looking for suggestions on software that students could use to draw math equations on a WACOM tablet or tablet computer and include the equations in the submissions for a math assignment. What would be cool is to have...
    lwoodruff@instructure.com
    last modified by lwoodruff@instructure.com