• Invigorating English – Encouraging Writing Within Canvas K-6

    I love creating environments for students to write creatively. Seeing students engage with words and proudly share their work makes me burst with the joy of teaching. Recently I was asked to share some ideas on h...
    Bobby Pedersen
    created by Bobby Pedersen
  • The Community Spider Web

    At the recent CanvasCon in Sydney we were asked a series of questions. As there was not enough time to answer them all live we have begun a series attempting to answer a few here.    But Community is all abo...
    Bobby Pedersen
    created by Bobby Pedersen
  • Canvascon Q&A

    On September 11th, 2018, I had the honor to share a Canvas Community Q&A panel with Bobby Pedersen, Stuart Ryan and Jayde Colquhoun.  After Barrett Doran introduced everyone, we each spoke briefly about our r...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Adaptation: Feature Idea Process Changes

    Feature ideas from the Community help shape Canvas development. All 330,000 of you (!!) have a part in the decisions we make about what to add and update next. The way we’ve solicited and interacted with feature...
  • InstCon18 Product Announcements

    InstructureCon18 brought, yet again, another exciting lineup of Product announcements. Some are ready for release, while others are preparing for release in the near future. It can be difficult to remember every excit...
    Dave Stephens
    created by Dave Stephens
  • Re-Use, Re-Purpose, Re-Think: Exploring the Open Internet in Canvas

    Hi everybody! I'm writing up this blog post here in Canvas (the Community is now where I blog most often in fact!) in order to present a series of possible topics/tools to cover in the CSU-CIG meet-up on January 31. T...
    Laura Gibbs
    created by Laura Gibbs
  • CSUCI Faculty Preparation for Canvas

    I thought I would take a minute to share our approach to preparing faculty for the move to Canvas. We are in our opt-in semester and it is going really well. We currently have 56% of our faculty with published courses...
    Jill Leafstedt
    last modified by Jill Leafstedt
  • Blackboard 8 to Canvas Importer

    It's been a few years since we needed to deal with this, but at the time I felt the need to improve on the built-in Blackboard import into Canvas. I tried to replicate the structure of the original course in Blackboar...
  • A Truly "All-Stakeholder" Driven Process

    Humboldt State began migrating to Canvas in Fall 2016 and will be completely migrated at the start of Fall 2017.  While our Spring 2016 pilot Humboldt State may be the one institution that has piloted Canvas the ...
    Kim Vincent-Layton
    last modified by Kim Vincent-Layton