• Is Online Learning Right for Me? (Student Self-Evaluation)

    The rising popularity of online college courses creates new opportunities for completion and success. Unfortunately, more students who sign up for online courses also fail or wash out!  Students and instructors&#...
    Rachael Sweeten
    created by Rachael Sweeten
  • Turn that Cumbersome Teacher Resource Binder into a Digital School Resource Hub!

    Calling all school level administrators and leadership teams!Have you ever had a bajillion resources you needed to hand out to your faculty but hate the idea of making all those copies?? Not to mention killing a bunch...
    Rosina Monteiro
    last modified by Rosina Monteiro
  • Kung Fu Canvas

    Canvas has some AMAZING and AWESOME videos and guides!  They are great resources for looking up just about anything you want to know.  However, if someone is Canvas beginner it is hard to know which video(s)...
    Mike Cowen
    last modified by Mike Cowen
  • Course Evaluation Checklist v2.0

    Canvas Course Evaluation Checklist v2.0 is Here! A few months ago, it came to my attention that the original Canvas Course Evaluation Checklist had been reviewed in the International Review of Research in Open &a...
    Deonne Johnson
    last modified by Deonne Johnson
  • Tracking Partial Completion of Professional Development Courses

    In my work as an Adoption Consultant for Canvas, I often collaborate with stakeholders, designing solutions to help meet their needs. A recent situation came up as it relates to tracking completion of professiona...
    David Stokowski
    last modified by David Stokowski
  • One (More) Reason to Use Outcomes

    Recently I've had the pleasure of working with the good folks at addalingua in their journey to use Canvas to help fulfill their mission: inspire global empathy through education in two languages. As I was showing th...
    Erin Keefe
    last modified by Erin Keefe
  • Canvas Outside the Classroom

    As part of a leadership cohort, we were tasked with creating a new vision statement and value statement. The entire institution gathered in the gymnasium for three sessions in two-hour increments throughout the summer...
    Kyle Cole
    created by Kyle Cole
  • Using Canvas with Pre-K

    Using technology in the classroom with our littlest learners can be a daunting task for teachers. Thinking of teaching our little ones basic skills like letters and numbers is hard enough, so to incorporate technology...
    Kristin Roberts
    last modified by Kristin Roberts
  • Starting with the WHY

    Educators often struggle finding sufficient time to build fluency with new educational tools. It has become a given that teachers will be overwhelmed by responsibilities and obligations that go above and beyond the av...
    Mark Sluzky
    last modified by Mark Sluzky
  • Using Pilot Teams to Drive Canvas Adoption in Elementary Schools

    For the past two years, I have had the opportunity to promote Canvas adoption in elementary schools across a large school district. While many schools were excited to learn more about Canvas and create a roadmap for i...
    Brittany Firestone
    last modified by Brittany Firestone
  • Challenge Accepted: A Canvas Success Story

    In my role as an onsite and dedicated Instructure Principal Consultant in Broward County, Florida, I am fortunate enough to collaborate on many creative Canvas engagement strategies and projects developed by the distr...
    Rachel Lee
    last modified by Rachel Lee
  • Using Canvas to Support Career & Technical Education (CTE)

    As a Canvas Adoption Consultant, I have had the pleasure of working with Career and Technical Education (CTE) instructors over the past few months. These instructors teach a wide range of courses from HVAC (heating, v...
    Miranda Madigan
    created by Miranda Madigan
  • A Magical Method of Behavior Tracking

    Tracking Behavior  Keeping track of student behavior can be a challenging task for most teachers.  It needs to be done with fidelity and privacy. It should be recorded as it happens in order to be truly accu...
    Kelley Lozicki
    last modified by Kelley Lozicki
  • Canvas Rollout Editable Printables

      In my role as a Principal Consultant at Instructure, I work closely with our customers during their transition to Canvas. Using our Canvas Success Model, I help schools connect their vision for teaching and lea...
    Adam Kuntz
    last modified by Adam Kuntz
  • Infographic Bonanza

    For those of you who would like a one-stop-shop for the infographics, I've included the blog posts that house links and interactive pdf's for you to use. Enjoy!    Triumvirate Tips: Beginner Tips Intermedi...
    Stephenie Jordan
    last modified by Stephenie Jordan
  • Passport to Canvas - Student Canvas Orientation Course

    There are many important pieces to consider when migrating to a new LMS or adopting an institution-wide LMS for the first time.  An important step in the process is determining how to introduce the platform to st...
    Jaclyn  Myers
    last modified by Jaclyn Myers
  • Training Services Portal

    Canvas is a clean and intuitive LMS system which can be quickly mastered.  Many can learn Canvas on their own and enjoy doing so through exploring the system.  Most of us are busy professionals and are more ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Learn Bravely

    On my way to work I go past several schools and notice the different School Visions emblazoned on flags and gateways. It seems that over the past decades the trend has been to display school visions, mission statement...
    Bobby Pedersen
    last modified by Bobby Pedersen
  • Quick Start to Canvas Training (First 3 Takeaways)

    A few weeks ago, I created this resource document while Nirisha Garimella and I were on site.  It is a basic "roll out" training document that you can share with your faculty/colleagues as they dive into Canvas u...
    Alissa Amundson
    last modified by Alissa Amundson
  • Canvas Instructor Training and Student Orientation

    Even though Canvas is very user-friendly, I am a strong proponent for mandatory Instructor Training and Student Orientation/Training for Canvas. This is regardless of the course modality - traditional, hybrid, or onli...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones