Category: Instructional Tools News & Updates

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Speedgrader submission labels and Gradebook assignment search – Canvas Release (October 16, 2021) 

The October 16, 2021 Canvas update contains information pertaining to Speedgrader labels and Gradebook assignment search. Specifically, the following are included in this Canvas update:   Sticky Navigation Menus: When a long page is scrolled, the menu remains visible at the top of the screen.  Submission Status Label: Late, Missing, and Excused assignment statuses can now be seen and set … Continue reading Speedgrader submission labels and Gradebook assignment search – Canvas Release (October 16, 2021) 

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Canvas New Quizzes

Instructure has been working on the release of a new feature for the Canvas LMS platform: Canvas New Quizzes. The company has released an aggressive timeline for the implementation of New Quizzes and sunset of Classic Quizzes. Due to the importance and impact of this Canvas change, the CELT team is developing a testing and … Continue reading Canvas New Quizzes

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Syllabus Statements in Canvas

Today, Syllabus Statements in Canvas will be available to all Canvas courses. Syllabus Statements will feature the required and recommended syllabus statements in Canvas as a way to communicate consistent messaging to students. This option can be found in your Canvas course navigation on the left side of your page. For all new Canvas courses, … Continue reading Syllabus Statements in Canvas

Training Opportunities: Box and TurnItIn

There are two upcoming vendor-led training sessions to be aware of for those interested. One will focus on a live demonstration of the new features coming to Box and the second will be a training session on TurnItIn Originality. Details, including registration information, can be found below. Live Demo: Tips and Tricks on New Box … Continue reading Training Opportunities: Box and TurnItIn