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Level Up in Canvas with Quizzes

Would you like to save time grading multiple choice quizzes? Would you like to give your students an opportunity to self-test with low stakes quizzes online?  Canvas Quizzes enable the delivery of online quizzes that can mostly be automatically graded … Continue reading

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Canvas New Release for 9/16

Below are the highlights from the September 16th Canvas release.  Canvas makes ongoing updates once per month.  Details about all updates are found in the Canvas Community. Notifications Will Come from the Class Name When students view course notifications in … Continue reading

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New Teacher App for Canvas

Canvas has released the Canvas Teacher app, available for iOS and Android phones and tablets. Canvas Teacher allows instructors to manage their courses from a mobile device. Canvas Teacher replaces the existing Android and iOS SpeedGrader apps.  Download the free app … Continue reading

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Canvas New Release Features for June 3

The June 3rd update to Canvas will feature a few new items to allow for better display of announcements and improved editing of content pages. New editing features include a new table menu and the ability to see embedded content while editing.   … Continue reading

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ePortfolio Evaluation Task Force

An ePortfolio evaluation task force, comprised of faculty, staff and students is underway at St. Edward’s University. Overview Two university-wide initiatives have identified ePortfolios as an important tool for advancing student learning at St. Edward’s University. The five-year Quality Enhancement … Continue reading

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