Spark Effective Discussions with Canvas Discussion Boards

Spark Effective Discussions with Canvas Discussion Boards

Introduction Many instructors are familiar with the challenges of facilitating effective in-class discussion.  When discussion moves to an online arena such as a Canvas discussion board, many of the same challenges can crop up, along with new ones unique to the...

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Connect with Your Students through Canvas Conferences

Connect with Your Students through Canvas Conferences

Interested in a way to connect with your students at a distance, whether to hold class remotely in bad weather, hold virtual office hours, or more?  Canvas has a built-in tool called Conferences that makes it easy to set up and hold a remote conference with the...

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Canvas Highlights, October 2019

Canvas Highlights, October 2019

In this blog post, we highlight important Canvas updates that have occurred or have been announced within the past month. Post Policy Icon Updates in New Gradebook New Course Navigation Menu Is Here Restrict Private Chats in Canvas Conferences Further Resources and...

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Announcing the 15th Annual Faculty Technology Receptions

Announcing the 15th Annual Faculty Technology Receptions

Please join your fellow colleagues for the 15th Annual Faculty Technology Reception.  Sample wine and cheese pairings while learning about technology resources available to UChicago professors, lecturers, instructors and researchers. Services include resources for new...

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Canvas Highlights, September 2019

Canvas Highlights, September 2019

In this blog post, we highlight important Canvas updates that have occurred or have been announced within the past month. NameCoach Is Here! New Functionality in Canvas Conferences Updated Course Navigation Menu Forthcoming Further Resources and Getting Help NameCoach...

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