• Canvas Parent 3.0 iOS Beta

    Here’s a public link to download the Canvas Parent 3.0 iOS beta from TestFlight:   https://testflight.apple.com/join/JDVOYyT9   We recommend uninstalling any other version of Canvas Parent installed on...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Canvas Mobile Update - Fall 2019!

    We’re waffling between snow and sunshine in Utah and my discolored pumpkins are shriveled and leaking, so that means it’s time for a fall update! Here’s what the mobile teams are working on.   R...
    Peyton Craighill
    created by Peyton Craighill
  • Mobile Update - Summer 2019!

    Hope summer is going well for you! After the second-rainiest spring on record, the atmosphere over Utah burned away and now we're all walking around in climate-controlled space suits and eating sand.   ...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • How Can I Target Elements in iOS and Android Apps for Custom JS?

    We run custom CSS and JS in our middle school for a customized grading scheme. For the most part this works very well on the web view. More parents are requesting use of the mobile apps, so I am looking at implementin...
    Alan Jeppson
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  • Observer Role vs Canvas Parent

    The Observer / Canvas Parent role can be complex. Here's a quick overview:         *This resource will be updated this fall. Stay tuned! (Mobile Update - Summer 2019!)
    Kristin Lundstrum
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  • What I Would Like To See In Canvas Parent 3.0

    I've spent a lot of time talking with teachers in my school district about apps and services for communication with parents. Our school district is not a 1:1 district, so our Canvas rollout has been slow and the adopt...
    Matt Hanes
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  • The Pairing

    Last term we had a Parent Night based on technology systems at our school for anyone that wanted to know what they were and how to connect. The PAIRING with the user has been an absolute breakthrough in the Parent App...
    Stacy LAMBERT
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  • Canvas Apps - falling in love slowly

    It's been a slow developing love affair Canvas Apps. Knowing people LOVE your company and just want to have you around.  Getting to know you myself - just holding hands and becoming familiar with what makes you...
    Bobby Pedersen
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  • Canvas Mobile Product Update - Spring 2019

    Here's some stuff that's worth writing home about!   Canvas Student:   We’ve been working for months on a new assignment details page and a new submission workflow for students in mobile. I outlined ...
    Peyton Craighill
    created by Peyton Craighill
  • Applause for the Improvements to Canvas Mobile

    The improvements made to the Canvas Mobile app demonstrate that its development team is singing the same melody as the teacher-instructor promoters who run their courses on Canvas.   The driv...
    Ron Marx
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  • Where can I get Canvas student UI kit for xd?

     I am working on class project to build integrated messenger into Canvas including scheduler in it.
    Harry Chaubey
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  • Canvas Parent 2.0 Update

    For the most recent post on Canvas Parent 2.0, check out Canvas Parent 2.0 - Pre-Release Update.   --------------------------------------------   We’re making some really good progress...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Change Header Image on Mobile Login Page

    I worked with James Jordan from our good neighbor at Valencia College to figure out how to change the header on the mobile web and mobile app login page for Canvas. Below is how you can do it yourself (NOTE:...
    Ryan.Seilhamer@ucf.edu
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  • Parent App How-To Guides

    If you're looking for printer-friendly how-to guides for parents who are self-registering for Canvas, here's what we've come up with:   Self-registering in Canvas Parent (parent perspective) Creating a pai...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Canvas Parent 2.0 - Pre-Release Update

    With a few more tweaks we'll be done with Canvas Parent 2.0, so here's a final pre-release post! Anything to do with pairing codes or self-registration in this post is only relevant if self-registration is enable...
    Peyton Craighill
    created by Peyton Craighill
  • Instructure's Mobile Strategy

    Instructure's mobile strategy usually ends up outlined in a couple of InstructureCon presentations, but if you’re new to Canvas, or if you haven’t made it to InstructureCon, or if you just want to know mor...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Canvas Parent 2.0!

    For the most recent post on Canvas Parent 2.0, check out Canvas Parent 2.0 - Pre-Release Update.   --------------------------------------------   This here’s meant for the K-12ers in th...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Grade Totals in the Apps (K12)

    I wanted to start a discussion about his issue before I create an idea around it. My school district uses our SIS grade book for all reporting purposes such as progress reports, report cards, and transcripts. Tha...
    Matt Hanes
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  • How do you feel about the mobile roadmap?

    InstructureCon is over and most of us have started or are getting ready for back to school. I wanted to share a poll to get a pulse check on how everyone feels about the mobile roadmap/direction.   The theme of...
    Ryan.Seilhamer@ucf.edu
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  • Canvas Parent February Meet-Up

    On February 23rd, some of the Canvas Parent Focus Group participants met for an hour to chat! Here are some notes. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --  When did you (or will you) launch Canvas Pare...
    Kristin Lundstrum
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