Canvas New RCE Enabled

The new Rich Content Editor is now enabled ahead the January 16 enforcement for consistency in the winter term.

Canvas@UD Newsletter | November 2020 Edition

Below is a text-only version of the November 2020 Edition of the Canvas@UD Newsletter. NOVEMBER EDITION   Canvas Connect on December 11, 2020 Time to read: 2 minutes Join our ATS staff to learn what’s new, share ideas with fellow faculty and colleagues, wrap up...

Winter and Spring Course Availability

Winter courses in Canvas are scheduled to be created on November 10th. Spring courses in Canvas are tentatively scheduled to be created on December 8th. It is important for every faculty member teaching for either of these terms to log into Canvas after these dates to...

Updated Respondus Information

The following Respondus tools have been made available at UD for this academic year. You can learn more about all three at Respondus Tools for Assessment. Respondus LockDown Browser, if enabled by an instructor, prevents new browser windows from being opened or used...

Canvas@UD Newsletter | August 2020 Special Edition

Below is a text-only version of the August 2020 Special Edition of the Canvas@UD Newsletter AUGUST SPECIAL EDITION Feature Article: Creating and using videos that make a difference when teaching onlineWhat's New Article: Quizzes ToolDid you know?Reminders...

CANVAS@UD NEWS

Canvas Release Notes – January 16, 2021

A Canvas production update will occur on Saturday, January 16, 2021. Check out the full release notes. Production updates occur on third Saturday of each month, and the next planned update is Saturday, February 20, 2021.  Updates in deploys since the last production...

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Canvas Release Notes – December 19, 2020

A Canvas production update will occur on Saturday, December 19, 2020. Check out the full release notes. Production updates occur on third Saturday of each month, and the next planned update is Saturday, January 16, 2021.  Canvas has announced that some Push...

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Canvas Connect – Friday, Dec. 11th

Reminder Canvas Connect starts at 9:00 on Friday, December 11th. For complete details see the Canvas Connect website. Zoom link to join the event:   https://udel.zoom.us/j/92346802826  

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Poll Everywhere – Our Newest Online Polling Tool

Poll Everywhere is an online polling platform that collects real-time responses from students using any computer or mobile device with internet access. An alternative to Zoom polls and iClickers, Poll Everywhere is designed for both remote and on-campus environments...

New Assignment Enhancements for Students

New enhancements for the student assignment view will be available to enable in your 2021 Winter course starting December 18, 2020.  These enhancements provide students with an updated interface and submission workflow, improving the student experience in completing...

Classic Quizzes v. New Quizzes

Since the New Quizzes tool was enabled as a course feature option in August (Canvas@UD New Quizzes Available), you may be asking yourself if you should start using it in your courses. The answer depends on how well Classic Quizzes is meeting your needs. If Classic...

Canvas New Quizzes Available

Canvas has released New Quizzes, a quiz tool that will eventually replace the existing Canvas Quizzes tool. New Quizzes has been in development for several years and has now been enabled to select as a course feature for Canvas@UD, but the existing Quizzes tool is...

A New Canvas Rich Content Editor is Coming

The new RCE offers an improved user experience across Canvas tools.  For example, the toolbar includes a condensed, more intuitive look, menus are grouped by common icons and interactions, and generally, more editing area is displayed.  If you wish to preview the new RCE, it is available as a feature option that you can enable in your course now.