• 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
  • 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
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  • 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
  • Issues in Importing moodle to canvas

      Hi, I was trying to import a course from moodle in Canvas and faced few issues. I was wondering what all should be taken care of while importing courses from moodle to canvas? What are the major issues? W...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Kaltura Mediaspace (My Media) Access Issues

    Hello fellow Admins:   We have a bit of a conundrum with our Canvas/Kaltura integration - particularly with SIS IDs.   Our users' SIS IDs changed from a unique alphanumeric "username" to a new 9-digit ID n...
    Amal Shah
    created by Amal Shah
  • Workday ERP and SIS

    Any schools using Workday for their ERP - Student Information System?
    Anne Guiler
    created by Anne Guiler
  • Preparing Your Canvas: Coda

    This is the tenth entry 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 order:  ...
    Nicholas Jones
    last modified by Nicholas Jones
  • Preparing Your Canvas: The Feather of Truth

    This is the ninth entry 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 order:  ...
    Nicholas Jones
    last modified by Nicholas Jones
  • Research Participation Request - Technology acceptance

    Dear Faculty, My name is Ayse Begum Aslan and I am a PhD Candidate at Wayne State University. I would like to invite you to participate in an online survey about faculty acceptance of learning management systems in h...
    Ayse Begum Aslan
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  • Migrate content 'sync_to_s3_and_save_to_shared_brand_config!_for_5'

    Hi,   I got a script that will migrate content from one course to 1000 new courses. In 1 our of 30 I get this strange error when I look into the process:   id : 348 context_id : 412 context_type : User us...
    Fredrik Carenborn
    last modified by Fredrik Carenborn
  • Transitioning Faculty from Blackboard to Canvas

    Our school soon will begin the process of moving from Blackboard to Canvas, and I will be working with the faculty to get them started and on board with Canvas. As we get started, my question is how have others explai...
  • Course import from Blackboard

    Has anyone successfully imported a year long course from a Blackboard export file to Canvas? How long did it take?  How seamless was the import and course format? 
  • Moodle Database Activity replacement

    Our campus transitioned from Moodle to Canvas last October.  In Moodle, we had had a database activity with hundreds of entries.  What tools have you used to replace Moodle's database activity feature, which...
    Heidi Burgiel
    last modified by Heidi Burgiel
  • Who's in your Canvas team?

    I'm curious to know how other institutions handle the different tasks and challenges that come with the Canvas roll-out and maintenance. Which different roles does your institution's Canvas team consist of and w...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • New Gradebook or Not New Gradebook

    With the upcoming New Gradebook: Tentative Q3 2019 transition date feedback is it wise to turn on the New Gradebook that is in Beta for all of those doing the pilot?  My institution is piloting Canvas Spring...
    Robert McDole
    last modified by Robert McDole
  • 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