• Homepage Design with Simple Tables

    I've been feeling adventurous and decided to see what tables can do on the Canvas homepage (and yes, I’m aware of the complications and frustrations of tables on Pages). I found an easy method that works well wi...
    Rebecca Helmer
    last modified by Rebecca Helmer
  • Canvas Quizzes: Translate to English

    The world language teachers in our district are eager to use the quizzes feature in Canvas more fully; however, they are hesitant to do so because of the ease for students to translate a page with a quick right-c...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • External Tool for EAB Student Success Collaborative

    Are any of you using this program/ It would be great to have it linked to Canvas.
    Laura Black
    last modified by Laura Black
  • My institution is using Blackboard but I prefer Canvas

    I have two small classes with 8 in one course and 14 in the other. My institution uses Blackboard but I just HATE it. I am familiar with Canvas and think it's user friendly.   I have opened a free teacher acco...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • What are the pros and cons of making course content available to be downloaded and viewed offline by students?

    Hi, I am toying with the idea of asking my school administration their thoughts on making course content available to be downloaded and viewed offline by students.  Who else has done this?  If so, what have ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Issues with the Media Comment Tool

    Hello Everyone,   My name is Tyler and I work at Creighton University.  I have started this discussion because we at Creighton have been experiencing numerous issues with the Media Comment tool.  Somet...
    Tyler Schaben
    last modified by Tyler Schaben
  • Looking for help with testing new LTI integration?

    This summer, the organization that I work for called EduGuide is rolling out new LTI integration which, when implemented by schools, will allow students to use their LMS credentials to join our site. Once they've join...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Help Menu customization

    We have customized our Canvas help menu with some of our own links (to our institution specific Canvas help, training, appointments, etc.) along with the Canvas help links (24x7 phone support, chat and email that read...
    Kathy Hayes
    last modified by Kathy Hayes
  • Recommendations for virtual lab options for Anatomy and Physiology Classes?

    Hello!   I am an instructional designer and I work closely with the coordinator of our Anatomy and Physiology classes to build out Canvas content to support the lecture and lab components for these courses. Whil...
    Jessica Morris
    last modified by Jessica Morris
  • Canvas Training for Teacher In-Service?

    Hi, I'm starting a new job at a school that has been using Canvas for quite some time.  I'm very new to Canvas (just set up my account a couple of days ago) and just spent over 20 hours completing the courses "Gr...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • What Is Included in a Syllabus Section?

    Question:  What should be included in the syllabus section in a Canvas course?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Reporting on Average course engagement (inc. Mobile)

    I’ve developed a crude report to provide the average number of student (CanvasData) requests for a course per day (over a 3 month period in query below)   (Total student course requests / active student enr...
    Jago Brown
    last modified by Jago Brown
  • Would you like to participate in a research study with Canvas users?

    Hello everyone! I am looking for participants for my research on Learning Analytics, data visualisation and sensemaking for my Education and Technology MA at UCL. If you are a teacher who uses Canvas in the ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Thoughts on Google Course Kit?

    Google recently announced Course Kit, "a free toolkit that allows instructors to use Google Docs and Drive to collect assignments, give faster and richer feedback to students, and share course materials" (here's cover...
    jthoms@stanford.edu
    last modified by jthoms@stanford.edu
  • Are people using canvas for anonymous marking and if so how?

    Is anyone on this list able to share their experience of using canvas tools for anonymous marking / grading and moderation?  We are introducing policies around anonymous marking next year and Canvas will of ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Using rubrics for skills tests

    I've read reference in several questions and discussions where several Canvas users are using rubrics to grade "skills test".  We are hoping to use rubrics to grade students as they complete certain tasks - gradi...
    Amanda Bearden
    last modified by Amanda Bearden
  • Utilizing rubrics for skills test

    I've read reference in several questions and discussions where several Canvas users are using rubrics to grade "skills test".  We are hoping to use rubrics to grade students as they complete certain tasks - gradi...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Does your college or university have a minimum usage policy?

    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?
    Deborah Barr
    last modified by Deborah Barr
  • Outcomes and Canvas Data

    My supervisor, Eric Ludwig, has asked that I do a bit of research on using Outcomes at the Account (or Sub-Account) level and associated rubrics and then wanting to use Canvas Data to pull that information.  Our ...
  • Group member evaluations

    Many of our classes have students submitting projects as a group, and one way the individual members are evaluated is by taking into account their teammates' ratings of their contributions. For example, Group 1 (set u...
    mdcohn
    last modified by mdcohn