Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at REGISTER: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6130659515622116866
Starts at 1:00 PM · Ends at 1:30 PM, MST (America/Denver)
Join this 30 minute webinar to hear a first-hand account of the University of Kentucky’s experience to date with the Blue/Canvas integration and their plans for the future. An expert from eXplorance will also be on-hand to offer additional insights into the integration for other institutional options including assignment grade points, course blocking, calendar integrations, early grade releases, and more!
Focused on delivering a superior product to customers, eXplorance selected the University of Kentucky (UK) as contributors for the Blue 7 Beta group. Over the course of 2 months, the IT department at UK tested the all NEW deep integration between the Blue course evaluation system and the Canvas LMS. With over 33,000 students, UK evaluated the features and functionalities of the integration providing early learning and feedback from the perspective of a large research institution.
This presentation will focus on:
- Evaluating benefits of the all new Blue LTI Canvas feature sets
- Configuring the data integration with SIS (SAP) and LMS (Canvas)
- Testing the LTI integration and configurable Blue Portal Integrator (BPI) framework
- Measuring the dynamic impact of the new integration via Blue’s response rate dashboard
- Discussing future improvements to feedback at the University of Kentucky
- Upgrading the entire institution to Blue 7 for the Summer semester 2017
Click here to register for this session: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6130659515622116866
NOTE: The features discussed in this session may require additional paid services of a 3rd party provider. Please check out Alliance Partner - eXplorance for more information.
- Brett K. McDaniel, M.Ed.
Instructional Technology Manager at University of KentuckyBrett has been working in the Academic/Instructional Technology area for 32 years. He is in his ninth year at the University of Kentucky. His passion is assisting faculty and students in the educational process through the use of technology as a tool.
- Buddy Hall
Educational Technology Solutions Specialist at University of KentuckyBuddy Hall specializes in various educational technology tools such as learning management and audience response systems. He enjoys working with faculty to assist them with selecting the right tools for their specific needs and maximizing the effective use of these tools by leading workshops and training seminars. Buddy is also interested in analytics and reporting as well as roller coasters, amusement parks, and themed entertainment.
- Ian Haugh
VP, Business Development at eXploranceIan Haugh is the Vice President of Business Development at eXplorance and an active researcher of new technology. In his role, Ian is responsible for leading marketing efforts, increasing sales productivity, and developing partnerships.