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Meet the Canvas team at Northwestern

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Say Hello to Canvas!

We are thrilled to have other groups at Northwestern excited about the move to Canvas. Check this out: http://www.mmlc.northwestern.edu/blog/bye-bye-blackboard-hello-canvas/ Thanks to Katrin Voelkner for pulling...
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Needs Improvement: Course Events in the Syllabus

Today’s post is by Rick Salisbury, in Kellogg. Canvas is very calendar-centric and that is usually a great thing.  Students have a clear view...
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Discover Sample Courses

  Teachers know that examples are a powerful aid to learning. As you explore Canvas, you may be trying to envision how finished courses...
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Sign up for September workshops now!

Curious about Canvas? Northwestern’s new LMS is here. Join us for our first workshop: Introduction to Canvas, then move on to other workshops about Moving...
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Polls for Canvas: Poll your students…. Well, the ones with a smart device

During InstructureCon, the annual conference put on by the parent company of Canvas, Polls for Canvas was announced. Polls is a new Canvas app...
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Canvas Updates: Upgrades and Fixes for 8/16

Want to find out more? Review this week’s production release notes.
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Canvas: Lesser Known Tips & Tricks

This post authored by Michael Theodore and Jacqueline Wickham, from the School of Professional Studies. Canvas: Lesser Known Tips & Tricks In June, our...
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Canvas Update: CanvasLIVE session August 12

CanvasLIVE online sessions are your opportunity to learn from the training team at Instructure, the folks behind Canvas. The webinar is free and can...
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Making a Difference with MOOCs

I had the pleasure of working on two of the first MOOCs (massive open online courses) offered by Northwestern University. Launched through the Coursera...
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