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Choices when Viewing All Files vs. Searching for a File

Does anyone have an explanation for why the choices you have for what to do with a file would differ if you just selected the file while viewing "all files," vs. the choices you have presented to you...

03-12-2021

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Randomize Overall Quiz Questions Using Multiple Question Groups

Hello -  We are still using Classic Quizzes. I have a teacher who is using question groups to randomize the questions on his quiz. Example: 4 question banks, each one focused on a certain ...

12-10-2020

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Vary Points by Answer

Hi, I have a teacher using New Quizzes to create a multiple choice quiz where the number of points given for each question varies by the question response, as described here: https://community.c...

11-03-2020

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What happened to the Grade Sync Log?

We are a longtime user of the PowerSchool integration. As an Admin, I used to be able to click on the "Grade Sync" navigation option and see detailed information about syncs done by every teacher. Th...

09-09-2020

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Canvas Studio and Computer Audio

We just got Studio and I was watching a tutorial from another user who was showing how you could share computer audio via Screencast-O-Matic. I downloaded the current version and do not see this opti...

08-31-2020

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Push a Course to All Teachers

Hello,  Is there a way to push a course onto the Dashboards of all of my teachers? I know I can share to Commons or use a URL, but I was looking for something more “automatic”. We are integra...

07-28-2020

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Instructor: View Comment on Student Feedback?

Strange question.... when a teacher gives feedback on an assignment, the student can see that on their Dashboard under "Recent Feedback." When the student clicks on that, they can see the feedback an...

04-28-2020

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Analytics Across All Student Courses?

Hello! I have not yet been actively using the New Analytics, although from what I have read, it looks great. I didn't find an answer to this, so asking here....is there a way for an admin to see the...

03-25-2020

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Create/Submit a Group Collaboration as an Assignment

In the following Guide: What are Collaborations? The following is mentioned as an example of when you might use collaborations:  - Assign student groups a collaborative assignment as a g...

03-22-2020

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"Permanent" Announcement in Canvas?

Hi Everyone, I created a Global Announcement for our high school with information about how the kids should take attendance. Some kids have reported that the announcement is gone, and I am assumin...

03-18-2020

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Canvas Plagiarism Framework and Manually-Created Courses

Hello, We have been using the Canvas Plagiarism Framework for well over a year now with no issues. Our instance of Canvas is integrated with the PowerSchool SIS. But - the Plagiarism Framework is ...

01-29-2020

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Copyright Guidelines for Materials in Canvas Courses

Hello Everyone, I have done some looking around and this has come up before; I have also found some university library websites that address it. However, I still find a lack of clear guidelines ab...

09-19-2019

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"Move Module" Not Working?

I am trying to use the "Move Module" option. I click on it, but nothing happens....I don't get the box asking for details of where to move the module to. I am able to drag and drop, but not use "Move...

11-19-2018

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PowerTeacher Pro Categories with Copied Courses

We imported categories from PowerTeacher Pro and synced grades with no problem. Now we are in a new term. We copy our courses from term to term and adjust due dates, etc. When I just did a course ...

11-02-2018

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Default SIS SYNC = "Yes": Consequences

Hi Everyone, I have put a ticket in on this but thought I would share with the community, fyi. We are integrated with PowerTeacher Pro. Recently I changed the following Admin SIS Integration Sett...

09-11-2018

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Canvas Plagiarism Framework and Turnitin Accounts

Hello! Can anyone tell me, if you are using the Canvas Plagiarism Framework, do teachers and students still need Turnitin accounts? Thanks, Nancy

09-03-2018

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Ungraded Discussions and the "Post to" Option

Recently it became possible to post an UNGRADED discussion to a specific section using the "Post to" option. See #4 in image below. You can create section-specific discussions for ungraded di...

09-03-2018

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"Default" Term Dates

We are a high school that is integrated with PowerSchool. We have imported our terms for the upcoming school year with no problem - with the exception of the "Default" term.  Our current default...

08-25-2018

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Flash required for recording video

Students and teachers are now consistently getting this message on our desktop computers when attempting to record audio/video from the RCE: Flash required for recording video   (see att...

09-10-2017

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Course Copies and Announcements, Syllabus

Hello Everyone, I have my teachers import course content from the course they taught last year into new course shells created by PowerSchool. We use "copy a Canvas course" and "All Content." &nbsp...

08-30-2017

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I work as an Educational Technology Specialist in a high school in NJ. My background includes certifications in teaching English at the secondary level, as well a Library Media Specialist certificate. I hold Masters degrees in Computer Science and Library and Information Science and have a great passion for teaching and learning with technology.
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