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Gannon Nordberg
Click to view contentI realize this is a bit 'meta' but I wanted to highlight the usefulness of the Canvas guides. Each of the guides has a table of contents that makes it really easy to find the topic you are looking for. Below is a Google Doc on using the Canvas guides:   How to Use the Canvas Guides   I recommend bookmarking the  Canvas Instructor Guides … (Show more)
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James Jones
Click to view contentSynopsis Canvas provides an Access Report for each student, but you have to click on each student's name from the People page to get it. This document will show you how to install a button on the People page that will create a .CSV file of the Access Report data for all students enrolled in the course. It will then show some ways you can obtain…
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Gannon Nordberg
Click to view contentThis CanvasTip actually came from one of my faculty and I thought it was definitely worth sharing.   In a user's account Notification preferences, there's an option under Alerts called Content Link Error. I never paid much attention to it but if you hover your mouse over it, it explains this preference will notify an instructor the location and… (Show more)
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Rob Peregoodoff
I understand from my research that active development on the original Quizzes tool has stopped as the transition to Quizzes.Next (aka LTI) ramps up.  What I was unable to find was a clear timeframe for the formal decommissioning (removal) of the Quizzes tool.   Is there any plan to remove Quizzes from the cloud in the 2019/2020 academic year? Or… (Show more)
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Deborah Barr
Does your college or university have a minimum usage policy? If so what is it, and is it different for full or part time faculty?
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Renee Carney
  Presentation Title “Ask Technology & Engineering Leadership” has been a popular and highly attended session at InstCon for the past 2 years, so let’s do it again.  This session is your opportunity to ask your burning questions of Instructure’s engineering leadership team.   Who's on the panel? Hilary Scharton, VP of K12 Strategy Jared Stein, VP… (Show more)
James Jones
Click to view contentQuizWiz is a user script developed by James Jones  and Avi Naiman that adds speed enhancements to quizzes, assignments, and discussions within SpeedGrader. It also provides alternative scoring methods for certain types of quiz questions. It runs in SpeedGrader and on the Quiz Moderation pages.   Installation instructions are near the bottom, but…
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Erin Keefe
Instructure and Digital Promise are working together to innovate education. We’re starting at Pre-Con in just a few weeks! Read on to learn all about it!   Instructure recently entered into a partnership with Digital Promise, whose mission is to accelerate innovation in education to improve opportunities to learn. Digital Promise works… (Show more)
Wei Wu
As the department's assessment coordinator, I would dream that my colleagues could use outcomes and link them to specific assignments/quizzes/projects in Canvas. However, we've run into the following problems:   1. In terms of the connection between outcomes and assessment measures (e.g. quizzes, tests, projects, discussions, etc.), Canvas… (Show more)
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James Jones
Click to view contentWhen assignments, quizzes, or discussions have multiple due dates, Canvas gives a summary table of the dates and the number of students, but not the names of the students. This user script replaces the number of students with the names of the students.   Quick Install For those power users who are impatient, here are the quick install steps.…
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