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Preparing for Campus Closure due to Coronavirus: On-campus to Online

Hi all!  We are starting to prepare our entire campus here at FAU (Boca Raton, FL) for anything that might happen due to the Coronavirus, such as students needing to work off campus due to quara...

03-06-2020

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Use Divs Instead of Tables on Home Page

Hi all.  Wondering if anyone can help me adjust a Canvas page using tables with image buttons to a page using div tags in two or three columns.  I've referenced this Home Sweet Homepages wi...

05-29-2019

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Difference between a Style Guide & Course Template?

At our University, we're in the process of updating our course template in Canvas as well as creating a style guide that will be used for all online courses.  For the Style Guide we have categor...

04-30-2019

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Style Guide for University--Where to start?

We're looking to create a style guide for all courses in our University.  Does anyone have advice on where to begin?  Since the old Canvas style guide has been replaced with InstUI, I'm not...

04-01-2019

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Do you use Weekly Overviews?

We're thinking of tweaking our weekly overview pages and I wanted to see how other schools do theirs or if they do them at all!  We have previously done this to give students an "overview" of wh...

05-15-2018

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Can't click to view rewards from profile

I've been enjoying the new rewards system, however I've found a little glitch that you might not be aware of.  If I go to my profile, then click "Rewards" from there, I get the following "Not Fo...

04-04-2017

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Template for Canvas Homepage?

Now that the Canvas Announcements feature shows announcements on the home page (which we love by the way!), we're starting to rethink our old home page template that we use in every course.  I w...

02-08-2017

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Managing Discussions in Faculty Lounge (long running course)

Hi all, I'm working to help a staff member who manages the Faculty Lounge for all online faculty at our college.  Among other things, right now, her most pressing issue is managing all of the...

02-17-2016

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Ideas for teaching new faculty how to use SpeedGrader and practice grading?

Hi all, For the past two years I've been revising and updating a course for online faculty called "Teaching Online Effectively" which is designed to teach new faculty how to teach online at our co...

10-14-2015

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Does anyone know how to get rid of extra white spaces when using the accordian tool?

Hi guys, I'm working on a class and trying to use the accordion tool from the style guide.  Only issue I'm continuously running into is that I can't seem to get rid of the white space that's ...

10-02-2015

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Ideas needed for Revising an Online Course that's a little different...

Hi everyone!  If I could get some advice, I'm working to completely re-develop a relatively new set of courses within our college that is desperately seeking some help! The courses are in a P...

09-29-2015

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Announcements Widget for Home Page

We've given our faculty the option to put a widget on their homepage that populates all the Announcements that are made in the course so it's a streamlined list for students.  It's been a helpfu...

05-28-2015

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Batch delete inbox messages?

Does anyone know how to delete your inbox messages in the new Community interface?  I've marked "all as read" and this has taken away the notification, but now I'd like to delete them from the I...

05-06-2015

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Canvas Community Digest: What is it?

I recently got a question from a staff member who was looking into the "Community Digest" email option and wanted to know if this is something she could suggest to faculty as a way to stay on top of ...

04-30-2015

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SpeedGrader app for Mobile?

Any chance we could get an update on the SpeedGrader app for mobile?  Coming soon?  Beta testers needed?

04-06-2015

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Best way to find people to connect with?

What's the best way to connect with other people in the community once they join?  I've tried going to the People link and searching through who's been added most recently but wondering if there...

04-02-2015

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Emily works with faculty to analyze, recommend, and implement solutions to address a wide range of instructional needs in their online courses. Emily has a bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing from Eckerd College and a Master of Arts in Teaching with Technology from Marlboro College. She recently received a Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design from University of Wisconsin at Stout.
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