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...

Posting grades

Sometimes you grade student work over a period of time, during which some students receive grades and others do not.  Those who do not receive grades soon may feel anxious when they learn that others have seen theirs.  A good practice would be to “mute”...

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...

Deduct For Late Submissions

Deducting grades from students for late submission is not only unpleasant, but also tedious.  You can have Canvas automate the process.  Here is how: 1. Go to course settings. 2. Under “feature options,” turn on “new gradebook.” 3. Click on the...