Use this checklist at the end of the semester to conclude your Canvas course and submit final grades.
Grades are due by Wednesday, December 9 at 2:15 PM. Use this checklist to conclude your Canvas course and submit final grades.
Create your course, specify course settings, choose a homepage, and make the course available to students.
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As an instructor looking to condense a course to this new format, shorter courses bring a new challenge: determining the appropriate balance of efficiency and rigor in the higher learning experience.
As you prepare for your final exams, consider the following factors: Ask yourself: What ways can my students demonstrate what they know? How can I make
To help with grade submission efficiency, we want to help you best prepare your Gradebook in Canvas now, rather than during finals week. Follow five
Plan ahead to work with Course Reserves to prepare required materials for your winter and spring courses, whether interested in articles & chapters, books, DVDs, or
Register by Nov. 30 for the CELT Winter Course Design Institute 2021, Jan. 4, 6, 11, & 13 (9-10:15 a.m., followed by 30-minutes of optional
Instructional Tools & Updates
December 2, 2020 updates include: Canvas Rich Content Editor, ISU AdminTools course conclusion, Webex, Turnitin, Panopto, Piazza, and FERPA Enforcement.
Instructors teaching in the winter session can now create Winter Session 2021 Canvas courses using the Prepare to Teach tool.
Do you wonder what questions were asked via firstname.lastname@example.org most during October? Below are the questions in no particular order.
The ISU Learning Technology Change Advisory Board continues to monitor the progress and development of the Canvas New Quizzes tool.
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.