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How to identify which users are assigned to custom user roles and which courses they are loaded into

Hello super smart Canvas developer people! I am trying to track down which users within a sub-account have been assigned a custom user role and which courses they are loaded into with that role. I ...

04-21-2022

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InstructureCon 2021 Session videos

Canvas Fam! I hope everybody has recovered from the intense virtual InstructureCon 2021. I saw the sessions posted and I was excited to dive into a bunch of the sessions that I missed. However is t...

10-22-2021

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New Quizzes, New Opportunities, and New Questions

New Quizzes is coming! New Quizzes is coming!  This is the refrain I find myself saying to the faculty. But this time it is more real. It feel like a certainty. I am excited, nervous, hopeful ...

09-16-2021

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New Quiz statistics for over 100 questions

So I looked around to make sure this hadn't been answered somewhere else, but since I couldn't find it I figured I would ask. Many of our course faculty want to create a Comprehensive Exam that mir...

04-26-2021

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Open a link in the OS Browser from the App

Hey! I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to make a particular link open in the devices default browser instead of within the Canvas App? I have a special use case where I have something that stud...

06-17-2020

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Early Bird Extension??

  Hey I was wondering if there is any chance that the early bird rate may be extended due to the COVID-19 pandemic? My university has put a freeze on all expenses/payments/travel approval befor...

03-25-2020

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#pandapeeptweetup

Date: Wednesday, July 10 Time: 8:00 am, PDT Location: Outside the Terrace Theater Are you going to #instcon? Do you Twitter? If so, bring your tweeting device and let's have an Instcon Pand...

07-02-2019

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The Learnin' Safari eduSurf Guide

Dudes, dudettes and all those that are a bit retro while in the EdTech world..., I would like to present the 2019 Unofficial InstructureCon EduSurf Schedule! I have been working hard to bring to...

04-18-2019

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Canvas Mobile Apps, Not Just for Students & Teachers Anymore?

From the outset I hope everyone know how much I love Canvas. I love the mobile apps. They are great and people like  @peytoncraighill   @rseilham  an   @Kristi...

03-27-2019

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Customizing the New Gradebook

Hello faithful Canvas Community followers! Like many of you, my university will be flipping the switch to make the New Gradebook into THE Gradebook for everyone. Just to go on record, I love the New ...

11-13-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 4 - Unconference

TL;DR If you have never been to an Unconference, change that! Don't miss this great opportunity to keep the #instcon conversation going. Session Notes I must confess that I int...

08-04-2018

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Dad Jokes.Succeeding

In the spirit of Grab the big shoes and pile into the car‌, I would like to continue your daily dose of laughter. We all know it is the best medicine and far to often we all take ourselves to serious...

08-02-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Reflections

TL;DR This is truly the greatest EdTech conference on Earth!!   Overall Impressions Wow! Where to begin? From the great Keynote with Michael Bonner to the many amazing sessions I do ...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Session 5 - Peer Review Options in Canvas

TL;DR Peer review can be tricky, but there are great tools to help!! Session Notes More Fun Than a Barrel of Monkeys! Peer Review Options in Canvas  @victoria-maloy  | Sr. I...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Session 4 - Escape the Room

TL;DR Live, interactive demo of an escape the room course. Session Notes Escape the Room: Canvas Carnival heidiadams | Digital Learning Specialist | Lakota Local Schools  @ryan_corris...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Session 3

TL;DR Session Notes After the PM Keynote a fellow Carnival Quest-er (apologies for not getting your name) & I got to collaborating and went on the hunt for some elusive QR codes, which...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - PM Keynote

TL;DR A lot of work has been done, but there is still more awesome to come. Session Notes Mitch Benson - Monsieur Le LMS Moderne Final announcements with a song. On a side note I woul...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Session 2 - Exploring Edutainment

TL;DR Make learning fun and people will learn more! Session Notes Exploring Edutainment in the Canvas Carnival!  @dnoud  | Team Leader, MRWED Learner Success Team | MRWED Training...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - Session 1 - Creative and Varied Assessment Methods

TL;DR Assessment of knowledge can take many forms, we just need to creative and make sure the student understand how they are being assessed. Session Notes The Impact of Creative and Varied...

07-31-2018

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InstCarn Recap: Day 3 - AM Keynote

TL;DR Be bold and think outside the box. Connect with your students on a personal level before pushing them to reach a new level of potential.   Session Notes Michael Bonner: The Music...

07-31-2018

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Matthew is currently the Director of Instructional Technology for the UAB School of Nursing in Birmingham, AL. He is responsible for the review and implementation of online course technologies and projects, providing instructional design and technical support to faculty, development of faculty and student technology training resources, and serves as an instructional technology consultant for the School of Nursing faculty. His passion is to help teachers to understand and use any and all of the resources that they are provided to create the most effective, learner centered, humanized learning experiences possible. Matthew has a M.Ed. in Instructional Design and a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts.
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