• 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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  • How does using Canvas for remote learning practically look like for K-1?  Are there any sample canvas "classrooms" for these grades we can look at?

    Canvas has amazing features, but is not easy to navigate for a five year old.  We are using this K-12 for our district, and I'm concerned how it will look for my first graders and for our youngest learners. ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Monitoring Usage & Impact with these GREAT Data Tools

    I have been lurking long enough in the Community. I feel like it is about time that I contribute.   I am building a virtual Canvas Boot Camp for our district teachers. Each day focuses in a particular skills lev...
    Don Lourcey
    created by Don Lourcey
  • Admins: What are your schools' plans for learning in 2020-2021?  Are you changing your teachers' requirements and expectations of Canvas usage in order to meet those needs?

    This message is specifically for those of you who are Canvas Admins.  NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio has just announced that NYC public schools will be having "Blended Learning" as part of their instruction.  Some ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Parent Onboarding Website

    How are you onboarding parents with Canvas? We have a site now but I think we need to update it. What things do you have on your onboarding materials/sites? Would anyone be willing to link your sites here?   I s...
    Colin Davitt
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  • Can we use Studio to make a quiz bank based on multiple videos?

    We have added Canvas Studio 7/1/20 in our k-12 public district. I'm trying to quickly learn Studio before my teachers return on July 17th. I am building a "Getting Started" module for students (and their...
    Devon Adams
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  • Kindergarten appropriate quizzes??

    Does anyone have any quiz type ideas to use for kindergarten students? I've created a few using the hotspot quiz. (Students click on the picture that begins with the letter given) but that's the only quiz I know of th...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Duplicate Quiz Option

    Why hasn't Canvas provided the ability to duplicate a quiz? This would make it far easier for teachers to create a modified version of the quiz for students with IEPs.
    Mark Fuson
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  • How can we set up gradebooks for standards and traditional?

    We are implementing Canvas 5-12 next year.  Our 5th and 6th grades use standards-based grading and 7-12 more traditional.  What is the best way to set this up?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Where can I view elementary Canvas templates?

    Where can I view elementary Canvas templates?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How To Create An Edpuzzle Assignment

    Rational for integrating external apps into Canvas ecosystem. Canvas as the Hub: There are so many great apps out there which enrich our teaching and learning experiences, but asking students to navigate awa...
    Brandon Risenhoover
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  • How To Create A Nearpod Assignment

    Rational for integrating external apps into Canvas ecosystem. Canvas as the Hub: There are so many great apps out there which enrich our teaching and learning experiences, but asking students to navigate awa...
  • Primary Students

    Are there primary schools that use Canvas with their students?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Mandatory Orientation Course

    Hi, I am new to k-12 and Canvas.  I used to be Sysadmin in Higher ED.  Blackboard was our LMS, I had the luxury of having in house PL/SQL developers and a Local SIS  "Oracle/Banner"  system. ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Elementary Student Tutorials

    Hello! We are rolling out Canvas for our elementary (K-5) students and parents in August. Are there any elementary aged tutorial videos that teach the basics of how to use Canvas?  Most of the tutorial guides and...
  • 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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  • Text to Speech: Inclusive for all learners

    I recently was working with a teacher who was creating some lessons for her students who were low in their reading ability within a 4/5/6 classroom and needed one on one support to complete most tasks. She wanted a gr...
    Tameika Munday
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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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  • How Are You Growing with Canvas?

    The Education Services Department released Growing with Canvas in July 2018 as a free resource for the Canvas community to use to "grow" their skills! The blog post announcing Growing with Canvas is here: Growing...
    Erin Keefe
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  • How does Canvas help you provide equitable access to high-quality instruction for all students?

    I work on the K-12 product strategy team and I'm wondering how schools leverage Canvas to help provide equitable access to high-quality instruction for all students? My goal is to learn the different ways this is happ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders