End-of-Semester Reminders

As the semester draws to a close, we would like to send a few reminders as you wrap up your Canvas courses and get ready for the new semester: Change course dates Remember to check and change (if needed) the end dates of your courses while you have access.  Check this...

Convert failed Zoom recordings

If your Zoom recording fails to turn into an mp4 file, you may see something like this in the recording folder.  You can simply click on the “double_click…” file to convert it. It will change to a dialogue box asking you to save it to a path on your...

Access Course Meetings Outside of Canvas

Both students and instructors can import their Canvas Calendar into their Google calendar so that all daily events appear in the same place. This is especially helpful if you have Zoom sessions scheduled and Canvas happens to have a load issue during the time of a...

Reassign assignments

Some students rely on the to-do list on their course home page to keep track of their various course tasks. You could change which item appears on their to-do list. All dated assignments, quizzes, and discussions appear on the list. You could make a page a to-do list...

Recording Zoom Meetings to the Cloud

If you have a Zoom Pro account, you can now record meetings to the cloud. This is especially helpful when you use a classroom computer and do not want to wait till the transcoding finishes on the classroom computer. Of course, if you are working with your own...