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Canvas in Elective Course (Art, Ceramics, Woodshop, etc.) Ideas

As a facilitator in the Canvas Certified Educator Program, one of our awesome participants asked for ideas of integrating Canvas with elective courses (like Art, Ceramics, Woodshop, etc.). I passed t...

08-20-2021

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Canvas Community - How I love thee

Canvas Community In early March, we knew what was coming. Right before St. Patty's Day several Canvas community members came together to hash out a series of livestream webinars to help our globa...

02-10-2021

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Canvas Users Fitness Group on Strava

One of our amazing community members & CanvasCasters podcast founders, Marcus Painter, saw a need... and did some technical Panda-magic to make something happen. Do you like to exercise? D...

09-14-2020

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ClicK-12 Free Webinar for Parents & Guardians 9/10, 7:30pm ET

YOU GOT THIS! SURVIVING VIRTUAL SCHOOL THIS FALL Thursday September 10th | 7:30 - 8:30 pm ET Calling all parents and guardians! After spending the last few weeks with 3,800+ educators from ac...

09-03-2020

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Allowlist versus Whitelist

As we all become more culturally competent, many of us are reflecting inwardly about how we can make a difference. I recently came across this article on words steeped in racism. I encourage Instruct...

09-01-2020

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ClicK-12 Free Webinar Series from FIU Online

ClicK-12 (free) Webinar series powered by FIU Online Simple Ways to Digitize Your Classroom Article by Monica Smith The live virtual workshops are part of the FIU Online Community Learning po...

07-17-2020

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Celebration Animation for 0 errors in Link Validator

A new feature was released when students submit an assignment on-time, they get a celebration animation to reward their effort (similar to typing in "congratulations" on FB). Joy should be share...

04-16-2020

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Hats off to Dr. Richmond - FIU Marketing

  Dear Dr. Nancy Richmond,     My Twitter feed has been pretty sour lately with coronavirus this, COVID19 that, and strained learning professionals, eager to help as many peo...

03-30-2020

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Remote Teaching Resources for Business Continuity

Instructional designers and other learning professionals were quick to collaborate and share best practices. One awesome person (Daniel Stanford) started a Google Doc listing contingency plans, world...

03-12-2020

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Social Media & FERPA - All Things Considered

When I first began teaching online, I considered using a social media hashtag for class activities and related content. To make it simple and a cohesive conversation, I thought to use the course pref...

03-02-2020

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CanvasCasters Podcast : Big 3 Loves

As we move into the month of love, I'd like to share my love and appreciation for the CanvasCasters podcast (anchor.fm) . It's amazing to hear such great Canvas stories from fellow Canvas users....

01-28-2020

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Bringing Virtual Reality into the Online Classroom

At FIU Online (based in Miami, Florida International University) we are blessed to be able to participate in a variety of professional development opportunities, such as leading conference prese...

10-31-2019

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CanvasCasters Podcast: Have Ears, Will Listen... & Subscribe

I don't know about you, but I love podcasts. I would never do my own, so I especially laud and respect those that do. Know what else I love? Canvas & the Canvas Community.  Now those ...

10-30-2019

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Grade Changes & Comments Have Been Released - Notification

Howdy, I have most of my Canvas notifications set to "off" (I spend more time in Canvas than my own home). There are only like 2 items that are set to daily summary [administrative notifications &am...

10-25-2019

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Recap: Student Success & Engagement in High Enrollment Courses

Presentation Title Carving the Waves of Student Success and Engagement in High-Enrollment Courses   Summary Presenters were instructional designers from Arizona State University: Adrienn...

08-09-2019

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Unconferencing - Community Style

Last year when I attended InstructureCarn [my first InstCon], I learned about the unconference after the shuttle and flights were booked. Whomp, whomp. Once I learned what actually happened at an unc...

07-24-2019

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Calendar Dates for Assignments w/Requirements

If the module has a requirement with the sequential order setting (ie a quiz they must take) before they continue onto the remaining materials in the module (that include graded Assignment A and grad...

03-19-2018

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Canvas Teacher App: Include Submission Comments filter in Inbox

For the mobile Canvas Teacher app, please include "Submission Comments" as a filter in Canvas Conversations/Inbox.   In desktop Canvas, a filter is available to view all (including all new) Su...

03-07-2018

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Multiple Choice Questions Duplicated After Edit in Question Bank

Howdy! Working in a question bank, nothing in the bank is linked or added to any quiz. Questions were manually entered into Canvas. When we edit a (multiple choice) question in the bank (ie add a ...

01-24-2018

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Images showing intermittently

I kept thinking that my professor (of the course I am assisting with designing) didn't like his picture so was deleting it. It's been driving me crazy. However, the image was still in Files but the l...

12-19-2017

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Instructure Advocate | Canvas Certified Educator (CCE) course facilitator | Instructional Designer | Personal Branding Instructor. My areas of expertise include the Canvas LMS, user interface design, and social media. I have collaborated with Florida International University instructors, helping them develop Quality Matter certified courses, ranking FIU as #1 in the State of Florida & nationally for QM certified courses. I am also an Adjunct Instructor with Florida International University's Marketing and Logistics department. I love helping our students learn how to position themselves for success & get closer to reaching their dreams.
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