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4 Tips to Help with End-of-Quarter Grading

The end of the quarter is almost upon us, and soon it will be the holiday season. You know what that means: grading! Here...
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How Can Technology Help You Give Your Students Great Feedback?

Grading and giving feedback to your students is crucial to their learning process. Giving timely, useful feedback can make all the difference for students....
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Join the Educational Technology Teaching Fellows

Applications to join the 2019-2020 cohort of Northwestern’s Educational Technology Teaching Fellows (EdTech Fellows) are now being accepted. The deadline to submit is November 15th,...
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Updates to the Canvas to Course Menu Appearance and Grade Post Policy

This past weekend, the makers of Canvas updated the appearance of the menu inside your class course site and streamlined grade posting policies in...
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Find new Canvas Post articles on Digital Learning

Starting tomorrow, August 1, 2017, the Canvas Post’s original content (articles) will publish directly to the Northwestern Digital Learning website. The Canvas Post will...
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NU Stories with Jacob Leveton: Embracing the Digital Humanities

Jacob Leveton, a PhD candidate with a focus on Art & Ecology from the late eighteenth century to the present, was the first graduate...
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Simple Methods to Introduce Gamification

Most people aren’t even aware of the ways gamification has snuck into their lives, but anyone who wears a step tracker or uses a...
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Join the 2017-2018 Educational Technology Teaching Fellows program

The Educational Technology Teaching Fellows (ETTF) program at Northwestern University is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. Dedicated to exploring blended learning...
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SpeedGrader Update

The SpeedGrader in Canvas has been updated as of June 19. The document viewer and annotation tools in Canvas SpeedGrader have a changed appearance...
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Message Students from People in Canvas

Starting Summer 2017, it will be easier to message a specific student in Canvas thanks to the new Student Context Cards feature. According to...
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