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Stefanie Sanders
This message is specifically for those of you who are Canvas Admins.  NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio has just announced that NYC public schools will be having "Blended Learning" as part of their instruction.  Some students will attend school several days a week while others will learn remotely, and vice versa.  I work in a private school, and while we… (Show more)
mdcohn
Many of our classes have students submitting projects as a group, and one way the individual members are evaluated is by taking into account their teammates' ratings of their contributions. For example, Group 1 (set up as a group in Canvas) submits its assignment. Then, each member of Group 1 rates how her teammates contributed. The ratings that… (Show more)
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Stephanie Solomon
Hi, We're looking into making audio for a listening quiz and are trying to figure out the playback options for the students. We'd like to have them listen just once before answering questions - are there any ways to limit or take out replay or rewind? We have Panopto available to us. Or, is there another way or program to use to embed audio that… (Show more)
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Stefanie Sanders
My college is looking into attendance solutions in Canvas, specifically to allow for taking attendance in large classes.  We need something that can incorporate scanning student ID cards or using something like a code that students submit.   In addition, we need others outside of the course to be able to mark students as excused for illness or… (Show more)
Stefanie Sanders
Hi All,   I would like to hear some advice from the community about how to manage rolling intake on Canvas.   Our school have a rolling intake every month, which mean we will have new students every month. At the moment, we are having a bit of problem in managing the assignment for the students.   Let say for our Certificate III, we put all of… (Show more)
Deborah Scott
I would like to find information on using the grading on canvas. Debbie
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Aaron Garner
Does anyone know how I can get Canvas Studio to record sound that goes through my audio interface?  I have a very high-end UAD Apollo audio interface and with standalone screen capture programs like Camtasia, ScreenFlow etc. any sound that goes through the interface gets recorded if it's selected in the program.   I can select the interface in… (Show more)
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Stefanie Sanders
Hi, I am new to k-12 and Canvas.  I used to be Sysadmin in Higher ED.  Blackboard was our LMS, I had the luxury of having in house PL/SQL developers and a Local SIS  "Oracle/Banner"  system.  With  the help of Instructional Technologies,  I was able to institute  mandatory orientation course  for all online students.   With Covid-19 and distance… (Show more)
Rachael Sweeten
Click to view contentIn creating a course called Intro to Pharmacy Technician, I was privileged to work with the Department Chair who was also the subject matter expert (SME), and the chief instructor.    My SME was doubtful this PHAR course could ever be taught online. Furthermore, she wasn't sure it was even a good idea to try. After all, she was training the… (Show more)
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