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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Canvas Is up & Running but Is Anyone Using It? You've spent a lot of time getting Canvas up and running, but how do you know if it’s being used? We’ll demonstrate how we automate student...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: GENERAL SESSION: Student-Centered Learning: The Canvas Way (instcon15)​What do we need to make education a better experience for everyone? Do we need to throw out all the classroom practices...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Accessibility: How We Do It; How You Can Help Learn how Instructure ensures that Canvas remains accessible to students with disabilities.  Topics will include our internal process, informati...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Cool Tools for CanvasJoin us to explore the coolest tools you can use with Canvas to work smarter, not harder. Bring your device and we'll provide tools and takeaways that you can start usin...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Update on the World of SIS Integrations Come hear the latest updates around exchanging data between your SIS and Canvas.  We will share product plans around uptake for the IMS Learning Infor...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Harnessing the Power of External Apps: A Piazza Success Story Many LTI tools work wonderfully with Canvas, but in this session we focus exclusively on Piazza, a question-and-answer platform ...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Canvas Mass Migration Model Come learn about the 3-part framework—Faculty Readiness, Student Readiness, and Support Readiness—being implemented at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. L...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: A MOOC: A Way to Introduce Faculty to Student-Centered LearningPreparing instructors to re-think how they teach is one way to transform the teaching/learning paradigm. This presentation will...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Rock Out With GroupsStudents enjoy working on projects in groups. We will take you through one instructor's journey to increase student interaction with groups for projects and labs. One set...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Using Canvas APIs to Serve a Campus Early Warning SystemStudent Explorer is an early warning system that uses near real-time data to inform academicadvisors about students at risk of falling...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: LTI 1 & 2: State of the Standard We love empowering our users, by allowing anyone to customize their canvas experience through LTI integrations. As canvas continues to evolve into a bett...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: 1:1 & BYOD CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT USING CANVAS​In order for teachers to embrace their institution's 1:1 or BYOD initiative, an enhancement is needed for 21st century classroom management. ...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Defying Gravity with Data: Using Canvas Data with Partner Analytics Providers​With our new hosted data solution, Canvas clients will be able to utilize the provided data to conduct research,...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Choose Your Own Adventure: Personalizing with Canvas​Join the instructional team at Springs Charter Schools to learn how to create a "choose your own adventure" style of implementing core co...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Developing Research Scholarship Leveraging Canvas Tools​Research scholarship skills are a critical component in graduate, allied health, and undergraduate medical education. Courses are typi...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Creating a Space for Mentor-Mentee Interaction​In 2014, Marian University was awarded a grant to develop faculty mentors and student mentees in the area of humanistic patient care. We aimed ...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: The World's Local School​Wolsey Hall is a virtual, international school based in Oxford, England that has been using Canvas for the past three years to offer K-12 courses to students in over...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Successful Integration of Canvas in the Chinese Language ClassroomThis session will showcase how Canvas, used with third-party tools, is effectively integrated into the Chinese 1:1 iPad clas...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: High Traffic Professional Development Delivery Using Canvas​Learn how to use Canvas to create easily digestible PD pieces to address immediate needs that can be completed during conference p...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Addressing Faculty Resistance to Change Head On​Participants will be provided with strategies to engage resistant faculty and help ease them into a transition from one LMS to THE best LMS, C...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Canvas - An LMS for Language Learning​After recently adopting Canvas for our department, we've seen some positive trends that are benefiting our teachers and students. In the first week alon...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: How to Successfully Go “All-in” with CanvasGo big, but smart! Discover how to effectively roll out Canvas for 100% of your students, teachers, and parents in one school year. Learn more abou...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: We’re All In This Together: Together Everyone!Make your students' dreams come true by collaborating with third-party vendors to provide engaging and exciting content delivered through Canva...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: IGNiTE-ing Innovative ClassroomsWe began with 25,000 students, 1,800 teachers, and 1 goal: to transform education in Springfield Public schools into an engaging, relevant environment for all...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Templates, Themes, and All That Jazz!Amp up your online learning environment with some fun and functional razzmatazz. Learn tocreate a uniquely simple set of templates with custom CSS, Googl...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: A Wicked Plan to Get Your Professional Development to Be PopularThis past year, a new kind of student-centered learning took center stage in the Sioux City Community School District: Project...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Cool Lessons for Cool KidsLooking for innovative ways to integrate Canvas with classroom instruction? Come learn how teachers in Allen, Texas are embedding Canvas into instruction using stat...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Canvas & Google Apps - The Dynamic DuoThis K-12 GAFE (Google Apps for Education) school, shares ways to harness the power of Canvas and Google Apps. You will learn to create a dynamic co...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Tips and Tricks for Assignments, Assessments, and Student Feedback This session will provide a glimpse into the collaborative environment of a STEM/Project-Lead-The-Way (PLTW) classroom. The...

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To join the conversation or see additional resources visit: Feedback for FacultyCanvas analytics rock for developing feedback and learning strategies for students, but faculty need support and feedback too. We'll share our current "grading analytics"...

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