Sharing course content between colleagues

If you want to share your course either in its entirety or parts (such as rubrics only) with your colleague, you will have to perform a bit of “import and export.”  Here is how to do this if you, say, Professor A, want to share your course with Professor...

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...

Allow Resubmission in Turnitin

If you use Turnitin in Canvas, it is possible to allow resubmission when a student has submitted the wrong assignment or if he or she needs to submitted an updated draft, as long as you permit it. Check this tutorial to learn how:

Changing Time Zones in Canvas

If your students are taking your course in a different time zone, you can ask them to change their Canvas to the local time zone. Here is a video that shows students how to make that change. To fully take advantage of the automatic adjustments in Canvas, you as a...

How to change a thumbnail?

You upload a video to Studio for your course, and Studio can give you any random thumbnail (cover photo). If you upload a video recording from your Zoom meeting, the video will be named Zoom0, which isn’t descriptive either. Check the following video to see how...