Optional Course Features: Background: Canvas allows course settings to be set to ON or ALLOW. ON means it's on in every course, for everyone. ALLOW means you can choose to use it if you want to. Most optional course feature options will eventually be released into the main production environment, which means that at some … Continue reading List of Optional Course and User Features – You Can Enable these!
A lot of major changes coming out of Canvas this weekend. Most notably, Box and Crocodoc, Canvas’s go-to tools for previewing uploaded documents on the page and allowing inline annotations in Speedgrader, have both been replaced by DocViewer. DocViewer is directly from the Canvas people themselves, so it's easy-to-use, has added features, and better fits … Continue reading Box and Crocodoc in Canvas Replaced by DocViewer!
If ONE OR MORE sections you're merging in Canvas does NOT meet one of the following criteria: If your class uses I-TV, you are OK If your class meets together in the same room at the same time, and students already interact IN-PERSON with students in other sections, you are OK ...You need to take … Continue reading How to Make Your Merged Course FERPA-Compliant
I am excited to extend a congratulations to our newest staff innovator: Kelly Pannkuk! Kelly has worked as a custodian here for quite some time, and while custodial work may not, at first glance, seem like the most obvious place you would look to find innovation happening from the ground-up, Kelly's work is a wonderful … Continue reading Congratulations to Campus Innovator – Kelly Pannkuk!
Congratulations to Katy Rohr for being a Centralia College staff innovator! Katy is one of our IT Technicians, providing support for many of the information systems integral to our functioning as a college (myCC college intranet, the Cisco VoIP phones, 25Live, and more), to our faculty and staff via her help with employee onboarding, and … Continue reading Congratulations to Campus Innovator – Katy Rohr!
Do you like storing and managing files in the cloud? Good news! Using Canvas with Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive just got a whole lot easier, thanks to integrations we've just implemented. These integrations bring added functionality and awesome new features to Canvas for files you store in Google Drive and OneDrive. Read about what's … Continue reading New Canvas Integrations – Google Apps and Office 365
Congratulations to Liz Frey, Sean Mayfield, and Alisha Williams for being our most recent faculty innovators! They did some amazing work putting together Dr. Strangelove's America this past fall, a course you may have heard much about already. This 3-way linked course on the Cold War pulls together US History, Art Appreciation, and English Composition … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovators – Liz Frey, Sean Mayfield and Alisha Williams