For this installment of “How to Canvas” let’s take a look at an oft used tool within a course: Announcements. On the surface a simple tool (post announcement, students read announcement, right?) there is some depth to announcements that you should probably be aware of. Continue Reading: Canvas Course Announcements
Category: How to Canvas
Posts which provide information on actually doing things within a Canvas course, as opposed to discussing Canvas in the abstract.
Canvas and Closing System Announcements
For this installment of “How to Canvas” let’s look at an extremely simple, but valuable, function in Canvas: How to remove the system announcements from the Dashboard screen when you want them to go away. Continue Reading: Canvas and Closing System Announcements
Canvas and the Kaltura Streaming Media Collection
For this installment of “How to Canvas” let’s go though the process of adding a piece of media from the Palomar Kaltura streaming media system onto a page within your Canvas course.
First off, to be clear, this “Kaltura Streaming Media Collection” refers to the shared repository of videos which have been requested by faculty for use (under the auspices of the TEACH Act), and in many cases these videos were created thanks to individual faculty donating their media to Palomar for this use. Continue Reading: Canvas and the Kaltura Streaming Media Collection
How to Publish Your Course in Canvas
If you are an instructor for a course, you can publish your course in the Course Home Page sidebar or from the Course Setup Checklist. Continue Reading: How to Publish Your Course in Canvas
Canvas Student Activity Indicators
Maybe the census date is imminent, maybe you just want to stay on top of student activity in your Canvas course site. For whatever reason, you’d really like to know when and what individual students are doing within your course. So what are your options?
The short answer? You have quite a few options. Continue Reading: Canvas Student Activity Indicators