Copying selected content of courses

When you start your semester, copying the course in an efficient way would save you a lot of time. You may start by creating a blank course (tutorial), and copy the course later on, using this guide. First, go to your newly created course, go to...

Immersive Reader in Canvas

Microsoft Immersive Reader is a tool that can make reading materials more accessible to a variety of readers. It can be used to read text into audio, translate text into other languages, and alter the display of text to accommodate reader needs.  Check this Canvas...

Sharing course content between colleagues

If you want to share your course either in its entirety or parts (such as rubrics only) with your colleague, you will have to perform a bit of “import and export.”  Here is how to do this if you, say, Professor A, want to share your course with Professor...

A Quick Overview of Zotero

Zotero is a reference management tool, which can help teachers, students, and researchers gather the materials they need and cite them in their writing. This does not take away the need to learn the academic styles, but it helps students learn. It can be used to have...

Annotation Assignment

If you have diagrams, charts, and other fillable document for students to fill as an assignment, you might want to consider using the annotation assignment tool. When creating your assignment, choose “online” for your submission type, and then...