How to clone a course in Canvas with new dates

If you have a lot of assignments you would like to change dates for, consider requesting to create a course instead of choosing the copy option. Once you have created a blank course this way, go to the course “settings,” then choose “import course...

Hide grade distribution

Do you know that students can see how their grades compare with their peers in class? When students go to their grades in Canvas, they can click on “show all details,” which would then show the “mean,” “high,” “low” of...

Using video discussions

With the use of Studio, you can now fairly easily use videos in discussions.  Check this tutorial (length: 4 minute and 18 seconds) for more information.  We would like to thank Dr. Tim Sensing from the Graduate School of Theology for permission to use his...

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....