Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJpJiSBqpVA
Starts at 10:00 AM · Ends at 11:00 AM, MDT (America/Denver)
DescriptionIn Canvas, the word ‘groups’ is used throughout the platform to mean different things. The “Groupies Series” is designed to clarify these nuances in hopes that you become a ‘fan’ of groups in Canvas.
In this session, we look at group assignments.
When it comes to setting up your assignments in Canvas, what considerations should you make when accommodating for group submissions and group grading? Let’s review assignment settings, specifically the group-related ones, and leave with a few tips for designing group assignments.
Participants who attend the session will learn to...
- Define group assignments (as it relates to assignment settings)
- List the steps of setting up group assignments (both for submission and grading)
- List the considerations needed to effectively administer and grade group assignments
- Rob Ditto
Technical Director at Wharton School, University of PennsylvaniaRob Ditto is a Technical Director for courseware at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. After ten years managing content delivery technology for several interactive media firms, Rob went "back to school" in 1997, helping Wharton launch its award-winning WebCafe service supporting faculty teaching and student collaboration in the School's group-learning-oriented curriculum. Beginning in 2011, Rob helped bring the Canvas LMS to Penn. Rob holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.