A New Canvas Gradebook is Coming

The New Canvas Gradebook coming January 18, 2020. Preview it now.

Fall 2019 Roster Sync

Starting on Tuesday, August 13th, 2019, student enrollments for Fall 2019 will be synchronized in Canvas. Instructor notes: Your course must be published for students to have access. Students are automatically listed under People. Publishing the course makes it...

Fall Course Creation is Available Now.

Fall 2019 course creation is available in the course creation tool now.

As of Monday, January 28 – Ally is integrated into Canvas!

To support the UD Accessibility initiative on campus, a tool called Ally has been enabled throughout Canvas. This tool will assist faculty in making their course content accessible. Integrated seamlessly into Canvas, Ally will give you information regarding how...

UD Capture Enhancements are here!



Read the basics of working with UD Capture videos inside your Canvas course.

CANVAS@UD NEWS

Canvas Release Notes – August 17, 2019

The most recent Canvas production update occurred on Saturday, August 17, 2019.  Here are the full release notes. This is the first update of the Canvas production environment on its new monthly update schedule.  Production updates will now occur on third Saturday of...

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Combining course sections in Canvas and FERPA

Are your Canvas courses all FERPA compliant? The Registrar recently made an announcement on their website’s home page and updated their Course Offering Rules explaining various course type offerings and the compliant practices required when combining course sections...

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Accessible digital content in Canvas

The second year of UD's Accessibility Initiative begins this fall. This initiative charges faculty, students, and staff at the University with making all digital content accessible to everyone. This includes websites, course content, and any digital products and...

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New Canvas Gradebook

Canvas has a redesigned Gradebook which is optional for you to enable in your course.  Almost all of the features available in the current Gradebook are available in the New Gradebook, but some have been moved to new locations due to a reorganized menu structure. ...

Canvas@UD now offers the Google Drive LTI

Canvas@UD is pleased to announce the integration of the Google Drive LTI with Assignments, Collaborations, Modules, Course Navigation, and the Rich Content Editor.  This integration allows instructors and students to use, create, share, and collaborate...

Understanding student access when a course ends in Canvas

As the end of the semester approaches, faculty often ask us whether students can access their course site(s) after the term is over. For Sakai users, you may remember your courses were unpublished automatically sometime during the following semester. In...

All About Discussions

Online discussions can be a great way to extend conversations started in a classroom. Or in the case of online courses, a great way to build engagement and interactivity in your course. “A well-designed and well-facilitated discussion board can be a rich...

Accessibility and Canvas: What You Need to Know

The University of Delaware is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities have opportunities equal to those of their non-disabled peers to participate in and benefit from the University’s programs and services. This commitment applies to digital...