Posts published in March, 2018


Canvas Update - Spring 2018

by on March 28, 2018 8:35 pm
We’re excited to announce several features and resources that have recently been released and share an update about upcoming enhancements for Spring quarter. Course Status Notification on Homepage – Publish Course Button Syllabus – Default Homepage for All New Courses Announcements Course Status Message – Publish Course Button Section-specific Announcements Modules – Export Course Content… Read more Canvas Update - Spring 2018

Canvas Course Announcements

by on March 21, 2018 8:47 am
There are many new and exciting updates to Canvas Course Announcements this spring.  Updates to Announcements include: Section-Specific Announcements Profile Picture Displays Delayed Announcements Allow Comments Option Section-Specific Announcements are now available in Canvas!  When creating an announcement, instructors can select to send the announcement to all sections, one section or multiple sections. By default,… Read more Canvas Course Announcements

New Design for Scheduler/Appointment Sign-ups

by on March 20, 2018 6:30 pm
A new design for appointment sign-ups will be introduced for Spring 2018, making the process easier for students. This feature was previously known as the Scheduler within the global Calendar tool. Changes for Instructors and Teaching Staff: The Appointment Group function is now integrated into the Create New Event workflow. There is no more Scheduler… Read more New Design for Scheduler/Appointment Sign-ups
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VPTL Canvas Surveys - Winter 2018

by on March 8, 2018 2:19 pm
Canvas Surveys We’d appreciate your feedback on your experience using Canvas: VPTL Winter 2018 Faculty Canvas Survey VPTL Winter 2018 Student Canvas Survey Your feedback is important and will be used to improve our communication, training, and workflow for supporting Canvas. This brief survey will be open through April 1, 2018. Thank you for your… Read more VPTL Canvas Surveys - Winter 2018
Harmonize Discussion Tool

Canvas Tools - Spring 2018 Pilot

by on March 1, 2018 4:52 pm
Are you interested in increasing communication, collaboration, and engagement in your courses? Then our Canvas tools being piloted for Spring quarter might be a great fit for you and your students. Just contact the Stanford Canvas team if you’d like to learn more or arrange for a demo of the Harmonize discussion tool or the… Read more Canvas Tools - Spring 2018 Pilot