• PBL Schools, Woot!

    Where are my Project Based Learning (PBL) Canvas schools at? Looking to mindshare, network, cross chat on all things related to using Canvas in a PBL environment, especially if you are a rebellious Public Charter! 
    Scott Holcomb
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  • Help! Please!

    I got an email this morning from a teacher, "I know that we have a large amount of money committed to Canvas but I was wondering if anyone has ever asked the students if they prefer Google Classroom to Canvas?...
    Lisa Risch
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  • Is anyone using USATestPrep with Canvas

    Is there any way to integrate or access USATestPrep with Canvas? 
    Janetta Garton
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  • Observer grade view sorting.

    Along the same lines as this complaint Parental observation in canvas complicated with three children! Our parents had a hard time discerning grades at a quick glance... I created a script to to at least cl...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Parents requested this at my school - multiple students

      In 2016 we ran a series of after school training sessions to show parents how to use Canvas. A comment that came up time and again was how can a parent easily switch the view from one child to the next in the ...
    Peter Nickson
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  • Looking for Science Teachers!

    Hello all, I am new to science and teach Environmental Science and Biology!  Who else here teaches secondary science?
    David Charles
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  • "I" questions

    I was working with a teacher recently in a 7-10 school. He said he had changed the way he wrote in Canvas for the students and he felt this had had a big impact on the way the students interacted with the content....
    Isobel Williams
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  • New Google Assignments (And keep the old one too)

    I wanted to type out a quick little blurb on our K-12 experience with the new Google Assignments integration and how we are using simultaneously with the older Google LTI integration. The older integration is the...
    Matt Hanes
    created by Matt Hanes
  • Grade one question at time in New Quizzes

    I know with the older quizzes, Speedgrader allowed the option of grading one question at a time. I don't see that checkbox option in Speedgrader for New Quizzes. This would be helpful for questions that aren't auto-sc...
    Kevin Rogers
    created by Kevin Rogers
  • Facilitating Parent Involvement

    Our institution is primarily made up of home-schoolers, so we are trying to find ways to utilize Canvas tech to create a sense of community among them. We have set up a parent information course, which has discussions...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • PowerSchool "requested" grade syncs never happen

    I am getting more and more overnight scheduled grade syncs falling in the "requested" category. When this happens the sync never happens and I have to go into each class (44 this morning) and manually push each class'...
    Brian Scanlan
    created by Brian Scanlan
  • Data Driven Decision Making?

               Some days I’m for it, some days I’m not. What I do know is that I am not for banking the decision of labeling a teacher good vs bad based on one assessme...
    Julie Daniel Davis
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  • Imported assignment groups have disappeared

    As we transition (today) to Q2, the PowerSchool imported assignment groups have disappeared. They were good for Q1, grades passed correctly, and now they are not showing even when we “successfully” import ...
    Brian Scanlan
    created by Brian Scanlan
  • Tech Coaches: What is your biggest challenge this year?

    As I start a new school year in a new school with a new staff and new set of Tech Guidelines... I'm finding that I am faced with many challenges this year.  All of which I'm excited to take on as I help move my n...
    Jeff Bradbury
    last modified by Jeff Bradbury
  • Streamlining or removing previous courses from the grading menu of Observers

    Hi there,   As we enter our third year, we are hearing from users with Observer roles that they have an unmanageable number of courses that appear on the dropdown menu used for checking grades. This is the main ...
    Tim Batiuk
    last modified by Tim Batiuk
  • Using Canvas with high school band.

    We have about 230 students in our high school marching band. The band teachers have run into some issues with students uploading videos to Canvas, mostly due to the size of the file exceeds 500 mb.   This is the...
    Colin Davitt
    last modified by Colin Davitt
  • Is it possible for an assignment set up using the LTI Google Drive integration to also accept online submissions?

    Students edit Google Slides docs, which can be submitted as their work using the External tool and Google drive asssignments.  Is it possible for students who want to print the assignment, then write and draw on ...
    James Hazlett
    last modified by James Hazlett
  • "Chasing Coral"-Great video for Marine Biology/Environmental Science Teachers. 

    Open video

    David Charles
    created by David Charles
  • Data Benefits of Digital Testing

                The Benefits of Automated Grading-      Using digital testing gives teachers the opportunity to quickly perform pre-assessments that can gui...
    Julie Daniel Davis
    last modified by Julie Daniel Davis
  • Any Teaching Professions or Educator Rising Teacher Leaders?

    Hello!  I'm new to Canvas and looking to connect with other Teaching Professions career tech instructors.  Is there anyone here that is also involved with Educators Rising?  edrising teachingprofessions...
    Jen Bilczo
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