The Canvas Calendar

By Ana Lima, Senior Lecturer Romance Languages and Literatures I accepted the invitation to join the Canvas pilot group out of sheer curiosity. I wanted to see what was in it for me and how it would compare with Chalk (I was one of the early Chalk users as well). So...

Organizing Course Materials in Canvas

By Paige Paulsen Moving a course site from Chalk to Canvas requires rethinking the organization of the class. Chalk classes can hold a multi-level folder organization but Canvas presents materials using Modules, which are only one level. We believe that once the...

How to Migrate a Course from Chalk to Canvas

By Paige Paulsen My past week has been largely focused on troubleshooting the process of moving course materials from Chalk to Canvas. We are still in the process of testing various strategies and settings, but some best practices are becoming clear. If at all...