Turnitin Quick Check

If you have not turned on Turnitin for an assignment, but would like to check one paper retrospectively, you can use the Turnitin’s “Quick Submit” function to check individual papers. Here is how to set it up: Go to Turnitin.com (not in Canvas). Log...

Creating a badging system in Canvas

Badging, also known as micro-credentialing, can be used to move students through a course if earning grades isn’t the main goal for students. Canvas badge is now working much better than the past using the third-party “Badgr.” Here are the general...

Grade Quiz/Exam by Specific Items

If you have an exam that combines standardized items (multiple choice, T/F, etc) and non-standardized items (essay question, for instance), you can grade the exams by specific items without having to cycle through everything till you find the right ones to grade. Go...