PSK12 Bulletin Board: 9/15/2017

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PSK12 - Bulletin Board (Weekly Newsletter)


Hello Canvas Admins! 


Canvas Instructional Design Team

MagicMarker App on iPad: 

Our evaluation services provide an in-depth review of a Customer’s current course materials and allows us to share recommendations related to Accessibility and Universal Design.

-Templates, Consultation, Evaluation Services.

Our templates help turn an empty course shell into a “fill-in-the-blank” course. Our consultation services provide an open line of communication to help problem solve and provide suggestions related to "Best Practices within Canvas."

If you would like more information- we can schedule a call!


Canvas Teacher App


This app provides quick access to three of the most frequent course facilitation tasks for teachers:


  • GRADING: Browse submissions and provide feedback to your students with a new and improved mobile SpeedGrader embedded in this app.
  • COMMUNICATING: Send announcements and messages (including "Message Students Who..."), and participate in course discussions from the palm of your hand.
  • UPDATING: Need to change a due date? Or publish an assignment? Or fix a misspelling? Canvas Teacher allows you to update your course content.

Canvas Teacher is the perfect mobile Canvas companion for course facilitation!

Available for iOS & Android Devices 


SIS Issues & Questions

School Year Roll-Over 

  • Contact us (CSM Team) to get that new data syncing to Canvas
  • Make sure to have all your new data ready to go in either your SIS or Clever 
  • In your email to us please include your SIS and that your data is ready to go! 


SIS Issues....(I need a re-master, I need to push another sync, courses are missing, students are missing, teachers don't have courses, my data isn't coming over, grade pass back is not working, help!!) 

  • If your account has been fully rolled over to the new school year and you have a SIS related issue-please submit a SUPPORT TICKET. 
  • When you submit your support ticket please include the following..
    • SIS & Clever (if applicable)
    • Integration Method (SIS APP or SIS PLATFORM)
    • Detailed explanation of your issue
    • Ask to be escalated to our SIS SUPPORT TEAM 
  • SUPPORT PHONE #: 866-998-4222


Canvas Community Featured Discussion

Bobby Pedersen is a rising Community superstar from Tasmania, where they're in the process of moving from another LMS to Canvas.

Bobby has started a discussion asking people to contribute their best reasons for using Canvas in K-6. Please share your great ideas and add to the discussion.

Here's the link to the post: Best reasons for using Canvas K-6



Upcoming Canvas Con: WPI;

Please join us for our 2017 CanvasCon at WPI! CanvasCon is a one-day, regional event that we’ve specifically designed for our northeastern educators. Everyone is invited, from the Canvas-curious to the expert user!

When: Friday, October 20th
Where: Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Time: 8 AM - 5 PM
Cost: $49

Register: Here