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Engaging Remote Students Recording available

July 1, 2020 by | Training

If you missed “Enaging Remote Students,” you may now view the recording of it. Organized by the Institute for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and Educational Technology Services, the event discusses multiple options for keeping remote students engaged!  Slidedeck.

Four Weeks to a Canvas Course Week 3

June 24, 2020 by | Canvas

In the first week, we explored training opportunities, uploaded a profile picture, uploaded a syllabus to the Syllabus tab, and uploaded files. In the second week, we got started with Modules, and looked at examples of courses from other institutions for ideas. See the links above for previous posts. If you didn’t finish creating Modules

Canvas Updates June 2020

June 23, 2020 by | Canvas

Final Grade Override The Final Grade Override allows you to enter a final grade for students that is different from the grade automatically calculated by Canvas in the Gradebook. You can enter a letter grade or a percentage. Submission attempts can be limited in Canvas assignments By default, assignments can be submitted an unlimited number

Four weeks to a Canvas course Week 2

June 15, 2020 by | Canvas

Last week we explored training opportunities, uploaded a profile picture, uploaded a syllabus to the Syllabus tab and uploaded files. See last week’s post. Here are some ideas of what to do this week to get your course(s) ready in Canvas. Think about how you want to organize your Modules. Understanding Canvas Modules is the

Four weeks to a Canvas course Week 1

June 8, 2020 by | Canvas

Dear Instructors, Back in January 2020 I did a 4 week series on how to set up your course in Canvas. A lot has happened since then! I’m reviewing those tips and doing another series to help you get ready for Fall 2020. Some of you have been on sabbatical, or busy finishing things up

Canvas Updates May 2020

May 28, 2020 by | Canvas

Help for Unpublished Courses Feature Summary The Dashboard, Courses menu, and All Courses page display both published and unpublished courses. Multiple file uploads Summary Instructors can add multiple module content from the Course Home Page or the Modules page. Additionally, the Course Home Page has received small design modifications. Change Benefit This change helps instructors

Summer Hours for Support Educational Technology Services

May 27, 2020 by | Technology

Beginning June 1, 2020 our drop-in support hours have changed. Join us via Zoom Monday-Friday. If you click the following link you will enter a Zoom waiting room for support: http://bit.ly/lmssupport  9:30 am to 11:30 am & 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Drop-in support is for instructors with questions about Canvas Blackboard Zoom BigBlueButton (Canvas

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