Category: News

Residential Education: Canvas Blueprint Courses

by on August 21, 2018 11:50 am
In the Fall of 2017, Diontrey Thompson, Assistant Dean of Residential Education, approached the Canvas team looking for a more efficient way to design and deploy the RA Residential Class 192A: Residential Education Interpersonal Learning and Leadership course.   All first-year Resident Assistants (including those studying abroad Spring Quarter) are required to complete this course. This… Read more Residential Education: Canvas Blueprint Courses

Announcing Gradescope Integration with Canvas

by on July 24, 2017 4:23 pm
Gradescope is a tool that allows instructors to grade paper-based assignments online effectively and consistently in half the time.   What is Gradescope? The integration with Canvas now allows you to import your Canvas roster into your Gradescope course and upload grades from Gradescope into Canvas. *Note: Prior to integration you must create a Gradescope… Read more Announcing Gradescope Integration with Canvas

Spreading the News

by on December 16, 2015 7:36 pm
Thanks to our VPTL colleagues for helping to get the word out about Stanford’s transition to Canvas! The recent article “From CourseWork to Canvas: Stanford embarks on a major transition in learning platforms,” also carried in the Stanford Report, perfectly captures the past, present and future of learning platforms at Stanford and the Canvas tools… Read more Spreading the News