Student Guide to Zoom Meetings

If your professor use Zoom meetings for virtual conferences or classes, you can watch the following video to learn how to use it.  Please note that the beginning of the video may not reflect how you access Zoom in Canvas.  But other steps should be similar. After the...

Collecting video assignments

You can use “Studio” to collect student videos as assignments. Video assignments can only be seen by you. If you want students to see each other’s videos, you could use the discussions tool, which can also be grade-able.  Check this tutorial for more...

How to drop a grade in Canvas

If you have a number of items such as papers or quizzes, create a group for them in Canvas assignments.  You can then drop one of the lowest grades in a category. Check this video to learn how to do it.

Shifting dates between semesters

When you import a course from one semester to another, you may see the option to “shift dates.”  What this does is that it can pick the beginning of one semester and change it to the beginning of another semester, and shifts all your due dates accordingly....

Adding a scheduler to your class

Having a way to schedule meetings easily increase participation in office hours, which in turn helps students succeed in their learning. There are many ways to schedule appointments within a specific time. Canvas has a scheduler in its calendar  It’s a very...