• Monitoring Usage & Impact with these GREAT Data Tools

    I have been lurking long enough in the Community. I feel like it is about time that I contribute.   I am building a virtual Canvas Boot Camp for our district teachers. Each day focuses in a particular skills lev...
    Don Lourcey
    last modified by Don Lourcey
  • Multiple login users report?

    Hi, does anyone have tips on finding user accounts with more than one login? Ideally with an admin report or in Canvas Data. And for background, this situation can happen as a result of merging two user accounts into ...
  • Two questions about creating a custom role based on the student role

    My admin needs to create a custom "tutor" role based on the "student" role for some of our student tutors. Here are my questions: What needs to be selected so that the student can post announcements? It looks like "D...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • CSS help to change module background color

    We are wanting to change the background color of all modules from the default white to an off white color  -probably something like FDF5E6. I know the content we need is something like:   body {  ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • 1/2 F2F 1/2 Remote

    With all the challenges we have been facing I'm wondering if anyone found some good tips to share with instructors who will be teaching part of their class F2F and the other part online. If you found some good suggest...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Zoom in Canvas

    If you would like to connect with students using Zoom as your conferencing tool, you have the ability to add a Zoom Meeting to your Canvas Course, Course Announcement, Module, or via Calendar. The Zoom sessions will s...
    Emily Allen
    last modified by Emily Allen
  • Admins: What are your schools' plans for learning in 2020-2021?  Are you changing your teachers' requirements and expectations of Canvas usage in order to meet those needs?

    This message is specifically for those of you who are Canvas Admins.  NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio has just announced that NYC public schools will be having "Blended Learning" as part of their instruction.  Some ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Course levels, can you combine them?

    We are in the process of setting up our Canvas account.  After we have imported our CSV files for our SIS data, we have courses that have different levels (2000 & 3000) that meet together but have different r...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SIS integration and data provisioning

    Regarding SIS integration and data provisioning--I'm trying to send my SIS API credentials as a text (.txt) Could someone elaborate on just what it is that the file should contain and do I need to set up an accou...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Due dates changed

    System or People are keep changing the added assignment dates. How do you find out who is changing?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Mandatory Orientation Programming

    BackgroundAt Richland Community College all students must complete an online student orientation before they are able to access their courses in Canvas. For more information on our Orientation itself see the following...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • Get Login and Logout Activity from Canvas Data

    Hi Team,   I'm creating PowerBI reports using Canvas Data. Now I want user login and logout activity data. From where I'll get this data. Can someone please tell me the table name which contains login and logout...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Trouble using "lti_context_id:NNNNN" as :course_id in REST API routes

    Hello,   I'm using the Canvas API to manage assignments in a Canvas course following an LTI launch. I have successfully used the LTI context identifier passed in the LTI launch's context_id parameter i...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Training Course w/ Gradebook Data

    Hi Everyone,   We are looking to develop some hands-on training activities for our instructors, in particular, with the gradebook. I'd like to have class set up with fake students and data for the gradebook. The...
    Becky Shiring
    created by Becky Shiring
  • Google Analytics Help

    Hello Everyone,   We're looking to add additional tagging so we can ramp up the data collected in our GA system. Instructure has provided some documentation on how to add additional tagging but we'd really like ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SIS Slowness

    Any other admins out there noticing that SIS is really slow right now?  Our hourly update which normally takes 10 minutes has looped around to the next hour and now our queue is getting pretty backed up.  I'...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Attendance Solutions

    My college is looking into attendance solutions in Canvas, specifically to allow for taking attendance in large classes.  We need something that can incorporate scanning student ID cards or using something like a...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Google Hangouts Meet LTI

    If you would like to connect with students using Google Hangouts Meet as your conferencing tool, you have the ability to add a Hangout to your Canvas Course, Course Announcement, Module or via Calendar. The ...
    Katie Vargo
    last modified by Katie Vargo
  • How to Set Up Google Analytics for Canvas

    Using Google Analytics means that your institution is subject to Google's terms of service. Please verify with your institution's legal team before installing Google Analytics in your Canvas instance to ensure that yo...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • Why no Course ID?

    I am a Canvas Admin for my district and I'm attempting to archive our courses.  However, I'm getting a little frustrated because a good number of our courses have no Course ID which means you have to move them to...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders