Canvas Workshop Offerings in Winter Quarter 2019

A variety of Canvas workshops will be offered in Winter Quarter 2019.  In these workshops, you can learn how to use the Canvas learning management system and other digital technologies to enhance your classroom teaching, devise creative assignments for your students,...

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New Feature in Canvas Gradebook: Exporting the Notes Column

The Canvas Gradebook features a Notes column in which you can record comments about particular students' performance.  Data in this column are never used by Canvas when calculating grades.  (If the Notes column is not currently visible, you can turn it on by selecting...

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Two New Workshops Available!

You are invited to attend two new workshops being offered during Week 9 of this Fall quarter.  These workshops will introduce you to advanced Canvas features that can enhance your teaching. Both workshops will be held in the back of the TechBar, on the first floor of...

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New Feature in Canvas: Document Rotation in DocViewer

Did you know that you can now rotate the page view when viewing a file in Canvas' DocViewer tool? This feature allows instructors and students to manually rotate images and documents in DocViewer to allow easier viewing of files that were uploaded with a different...

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Analytics Beta: Canvas’ New Analytics Tool

“How can Canvas help me analyze how my students are doing?” Analytics Beta is a new Canvas tool that provides better analytics for tracking student data. It has an interactive chart or table which allows you to customize views of data and filter for specific items. ...

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Anonymous and Moderated Grading in Canvas

“How can Canvas help mitigate grading bias with Anonymous and Moderated Grading?” Canvas can help mitigate bias in grading student work with two features: anonymous grading and moderated grading. There are many benefits to setting up “blind” or anonymous grading. By...

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