• LMS migration and project management methodologies

    Hello,   I am a new member of the community. I am interesting in migration strategies from a perspective of project management, in particular addressing these three key points: Migrating courses Training staff...
    Mari-Cruz Garcia
    last modified by Mari-Cruz Garcia
  • Migrate course content from WhippleHill/Blackbaud to Canvas?

    Looking for someone who has been able to migrate course content from Whipple Hill / Blackbaud to Canvas.   We are a private K-8 school, with about 250 users.
  • Blackboard Archiving and decommissioning approaches

      Hi, just wondering what approach ex Blackboard users have taken when transitioning to Canvas? The options for and implications of decommissioning Blackboard Where the data should remain accessible for legislat...
    Gary Thornley
    last modified by Gary Thornley
  • Blackboard to Canvas Migration Checklist

    Hi all,   Just wondering if anyone has/knows of a Blackboard to Canvas migration checklist? I am looking into some of the aspects for my institution and was looking for such a document, but could contribute to ...
    Stephen Beale
    last modified by Stephen Beale
  • What content types in Blackboard don't work in Canvas?

    We will be moving from Blackboard 9.1 to Canvas over the next 18+ months. In the meantime, we have a professor who needs to create new course sites. He wants to know what Blackboard content types/tools to stay away fr...
    Debbie Ellis
    last modified by Debbie Ellis
  • Before You Migrate Courses From Blackboard to Canvas

    Our school is in the process of migrating from Blackboard Canvas. We started about a year ago and we learned a lot. I'd like to share a guide we created. It's written from an instructor's point of view and i...
    Benjamin Rodriguez
    last modified by Benjamin Rodriguez
  • Anyone else having problems exporting Blackboard courses with advanced adaptive release rules?

    Hi all, I am testing some courses to export from Blackboard and import into Canvas. I keep getting the mysterious error displayed below. I am working through different modules to try and figure out what is c...
    Stephen Beale
    last modified by Stephen Beale
  • Students cannot see the unit content

    Why can't my students see the contents of the units
    Martha Cabrera
    last modified by Martha Cabrera
  • Moving from Google Classroom

    I have a teacher that is currently on Google Classroom and is needing to migrate to Canvas. Has anyone done this? What tips do you have? Do you have a plan or procedure for doing this?
    Brian Sibert
    created by Brian Sibert
  • Canvas benefits over Blackboard

    Hi all,   I am on week 2 of a new job where I am tasked with running the pilot program for Canvas. I have used Canvas at a previous institution for a number of years and am fairly comfortable with the benefits. ...
    Erin Provensal
    last modified by Erin Provensal
  • Schoology Assessments to Canvas

    Anyone have any luck migrating Schoology assessments to Canvas?  I'm not talking about the Test/Quiz tools (green puzzle piece), but rather the newer Assessment tool (blue puzzle piece). The tool is only availabl...
  • Transitioning from Blackboard Outcomes Assessment to Canvas Outcomes

    Hello! People who have converted from Blackboard to Canvas, how did you handle the transition between how the Bb Outcomes Assessment tool works vs. how Canvas Outcomes work? Maybe I'm missing it, but I don't see a way...
    Sarah Aldridge
    last modified by Sarah Aldridge
  • Blackboard rubrics imported into Canvas

    Has anyone been successful in exporting a rubric from Blackboard and importing it into Canvas? If so, would you share your steps/process?   Many thanks,   Rosie
    Rosie Sasso
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  • Ed-tech goodness: How CanvasCons help you grow your community & brand

    Interested in sharing your knowledge with peers? Check! Interested in growing your brand as a thought leader in education? Check, check! Interested in learning ways to elevate learning for your students without...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Adaptive release in Canvas

    What's the equivalent of Adaptive release in Blackboard?
    Randolph Decker
    last modified by Randolph Decker
  • How to conditionally hide a link

    We’re looking at conditionally hiding a link on our canvas course page based on a user id. I have already programmed a mapping in our database so we know which canvas users are which in our own database, and can...
    marc matthes
    last modified by marc matthes
  • How to create a High School Library Canvas page??

    I'm in the beginning stages of creating a high school library Canvas page.  All my students will be enrolled.  I would love to see some examples of what others have done for inspiration.  I know there i...
    Jill Wooldridge
    last modified by Jill Wooldridge
  • Can I upload files to my course(s) using webdav or ftp?

    I've used WebCT, Moodle and Blackboard. In those LMSes I've been able to upload my course files using webdav or ftp. Can I do the same with Canvas?
    Randolph Decker
    last modified by Randolph Decker
  • Preparing Your Canvas: Tying it all up

    This is the eleventh (and final!) post in my Preparing Your Canvas series, documenting NKU's transition from Blackboard to Canvas. If you want to start from the beginning, here's the rest in chronological or...
    Nicholas Jones
    last modified by Nicholas Jones
  • Migrate my canvas courses and students from one canvas instance installed in AWS (under a sub-account) to a new canvas instance

    I want to migrate my canvas courses and students from one canvas instance installed in AWS (under a sub-account) to a new canvas instance installed in AWS too.  What should I have to do? 
    Andreas Apostolopoulos
    last modified by Andreas Apostolopoulos