• Dear Teacher: Direct Share

    Dear Teachers,   [Insert a customized greeting for your faculty and staff].    Canvas has a great (new) feature that can make is much easier to share your content with your colleagues.  It's...
    Alissa Amundson
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  • Canvas + SeeSaw in Mobile Land

    I'm working with a lot of my schools who are wanting elementary to get on the Canvas train for the fall but are wanting to incorporate what they already know - SeeSaw. So, in their template, we are incorporating SeeSa...
    Shara Johnson
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  •   Announcements to Organize a Course  

    With the recent change that allows more than 3 announcements to be pinned to the top of a course homepage, our team decided to organize courses the same way teachers often do when they are in their classroom - by week...
    Lisa Risch
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  • Elementary Examples

    I am looking for some best practices/examples for how your elementary teachers are using Canvas with students. All teachers currently have a required homepage but most have not stepped into the world of having student...
    Julie Wray
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  • Canvas in Elementary Schools

    I am looking for information regarding using canvas in grades K-4. Our school district uses a standards based grading scheme for elementary grades, but our grading program does not support that scheme. We use canvas a...
    James Gosser
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  • Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course Part 2:  Modules

    Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course: Course Navigation + Modules + Home Page Part 2:  Modules   Photo by Paweł Czerwiński on Unsplash Hello, I am the Learning Management System Speciali...
    Hildi Pardo
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  • Personalizing Learning in Canvas (1).pdf

    This PDF was used as a handout and Google Slide deck presentation during recent professional growth sessions with our teachers.  It is an overview on how different features in Canvas can be used to personalize le...
    Ryan Corris
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  • Kindergarten students and Conferences

    Just wondering how Early Years teachers are working through some of these challenges with their students away from school. Not being able to see all the children on the screen and also view yourself whilst presenting....
  • Module Requirements - Canvas is More than a "To Do" List

    I have spoken with several educators at conferences that have asked if there is any way to hide the To_Do list from students.  The idea stems from students jumping right into their To Do list without interac...
    Ryan Corris
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  • Survey to Determine Canvas Training Needs

    Hello! I'm a new member in the community; although, our district began our contract with Canvas in 2018. Like so many other districts, going remote made a compelling case for our LMS and now the district leadership te...
    Michelle Green
    created by Michelle Green
  • Personalized Learning with Canvas Series: #2 - Flipped Learning

    Flipped learning has been around for a while, but people still interpret its meaning differently based on personal experiences.  Initially Flipped Learning was to be done outside of the classroom.  Students ...
    Ryan Corris
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  • Discussion with embedded accordions

    I'm working in a school with many ELS students. I have to modify the learning content and my instructions to reach up to those students for whom English is a second language to help them be successful and happy learne...
    Olena Bradford
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  • Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course Part 1:  Course Navigation

    Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course Course Navigation + Modules + Home PagePart 1:  Course Navigation  Photo by Luis Guerrero on Unsplash Hello, I am the Learning Management System Specia...
    Hildi Pardo
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  • Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course Part 3:  Home Page

    Bring Clarity to your Canvas Course: Course Navigation + Modules + Home Page Part 3:  Home Page   Photo by Nathan Fertig on Unsplash Hello, I am the Learning Management System Specialist ...
    Hildi Pardo
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  • Leveraging Canvas Conference - Fort Worth, Texas

    Leveraging Canvas 2020 Conference Call for Presenters is now open!   Do you have a topic and presentation that you think would be a great fit for the 2020 Leveraging Canvas Conference? We want to hear from you! &...
    Shelly Shaw
    created by Shelly Shaw
  • SEL and Canvas

    Hello my amazing K-12 and beyond peeps! Are any of you, your districts, etc using Canvas to share Social and Emotional Learning courses? I am looking to partner with the counselors and this is an area of interest for ...
    Misty Joaquin
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  • Virus outbreak, school closure and Prepping

    Hi everyone, with the "threat" of school closures due to the recent virus outbreak,  what are some ways your schools/districts are preparing for this. What are some ways they are preparing to move all learni...
    Chris giles
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  • Coronavirus? Options for Turning Physical Classrooms into Virtual Classrooms

    EEEK! I’m not an online teacher but I’ve been told the possibility of virtual teaching could be a reality due to the possible spreading of COVID-19. You may be more prepared than you think you are! It̵...
    Julie Daniel Davis
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  • Canvas modifications that relate to teacher productivity and observers K-12

    I posted a few things in the canvas developer group that specifically deal with k12- teachers and parents, I just wanted to be sure that everyone new that these mods existed.   Add observers to email  ...
    Jewell Simon
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  • The Value of Canvas Discussion Boards

    One of the first things I do when I want to learn anything about a specific platform, problem, or concept is to Google the idea and then look for discussion boards to read on the topic. I do this because I have learne...
    Julie Daniel Davis
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