The ISU Learning Technology Change Advisory Board continues to monitor the progress and development of the Canvas New Quizzes tool.
Category: News & Updates
In the October 17, 2020 Canvas Release, the Global Navigation Menu includes a Recent History link, the user-level Notifications page has been updated, and the MathJax JS library has been improved to render equations in a more accessible format.
In the October 7, 2020 Canvas Deploy, the word "Assignment" has been replaced with "Artifact" in the Gradebook history, the Add Group window has an updated design, and the hidden label is not displayed in the grade detail tray of anonymously graded assignments.
On September 30, virtual classroom features will be enabled in Top Hat to provide additional options for remote delivery.
Sept. 28, 5:00 p.m. — Course Reserves are once again available inside Canvas.
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On the evening of Tuesday, September 29th, any course created for a semester prior to Fall 2020 will be concluded. Courses with end dates set in the future will be excluded.
Echo360’s Embedded Polling and Interactive Media option is now active in Canvas at ISU. If you use Echo360 and would like to know more, review Echo360’s Embedded Polling and Interactive Media – Overview guide.
On Sept. 15, breakout rooms and other training capabilities will be added to Webex Meetings.
Although Zoom is not integrated with Canvas, it can still be used to host virtual class sessions. See the Canvas documentation on using Zoom in Canvas.