Concluding old migrated Sakai sites in Canvas Feb. 1st

On February 1, 2022, the old migrated Sakai sites in Canvas will be concluded (meaning all enrollment in the site is removed and sites will no longer be visible in the “all courses” list for users). These were the sites created by the migration tool, when we...

Spring 2022 Canvas Course Sites Available Starting December 7th

Anyone teaching this upcoming spring should check your courses in your Unpublished section of your Canvas Dashboard starting Tuesday, Dec. 7th. Details to check and request any changes can be found in Canvas Course Information for a New Term.

Canvas@UD Newsletter | November 2021 Edition

Read the Canvas Newsletter November Edition to learn about winter courses, the new course data retention process, enhancements to the Discussions tool and more.

Winter 2022 Canvas Course Sites Available Starting November 9th

Anyone teaching this winter should check your courses in your Unpublished section of your Canvas Dashboard starting Tuesday, Nov. 9th. Details to check and request any changes can be found in Canvas Course Information for a New Term.

CANVAS@UD NEWS

Canvas Release Notes – January 15, 2021

A Canvas production update will occur on Saturday, January 15, 2022. Check out the full release notes.  Production updates occur on third Saturday of each month, and the next planned update is Saturday, March 19, 2022.  There is no February, 2022, production update...

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Canvas Release Notes – November 20, 2021

A Canvas production update will occur on Saturday, November 20, 2021. Check out the full release notes.  Production updates occur on third Saturday of each month, and the next planned update is Saturday, January 15, 2022. There is no December, 2021, production update...

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Canvas Course Information for a New Term

Confirming Your Course Sites It is important for every faculty member to confirm your Canvas course sites for all courses you are assigned to teach.  If you do not see a course site, reach out to the Registrar’s Office or your Scheduler of Classes (SOC) department...

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Course Data Retention Process

The LMS Team has developed a new process for Data Retention of Canvas courses which is defined in the new Learning Management System (LMS) Guidelines, Practices and Procedures resource. Based on our research which includes what we have learned from other institutions...

Pilot for Two Tools for Using FeedbackFruits in Canvas

Do you have assignments where students provide feedback to their peers? Do you want to be able to set separate due dates for student submissions and peer feedback? Would you like your students to provide feedback on their experience working with their group members?...

New Online Submission Type – Student Annotation

In the May 15 production update of Canvas, the online submission type for assignments has a new option - annotated assignment.  This new submission type will allow you to upload a file that students can annotate using the DocViewer (SpeedGrader) interface and submit...

Learn how to use Perusall in Canvas

The Perusall app is now available in Canvas and can be added to any course. Perusall offers new ways to help students learn by collectively annotating readings in threads, responding to each other’s comments, and interacting. Comments are automatically graded and can...

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...
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