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Katrin Volkner describes Canvas experience

In the video, Katrin Völkner describes her experiences with Canvas during the fall pilot, 2013.

Student view: Canvas in Astronomy

Frank Wayne took Astronomy 101 with Andy Rivers in Fall 2013. Professor Rivers had volunteered to pilot Canvas with the course, so Frank got...
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Excitement, Panic, Calm Acceptance: Faculty Experience in the Canvas Pilot

In this short video, Katrin Völkner, a Fall 2013 Canvas pilot participant, describes her feelings as she prepared her German class for the pilot....
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Canvas Training – Issues Surface

Les James and I did a series of training sessions last week for the faculty who have elected to be in the Canvas pilot...
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Upcoming LMS Review Events

Next week, Les James and I will start training faculty on Canvas. Our audience will be volunteers who have decided to try Canvas for...
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Canvas: It works.

Luna Rajbhandari is an Executive MBA student in her second year. This quarter, she is taking four courses, two of which are using Blackboard...
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Consolidating with Canvas

Over the last few years, I have experimented with a range of tools to make up for the functions I was missing or did...
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Three Systems take Center Stage

Over the next several weeks, the entire campus is invited to learn more about the LMS systems under consideration. Here is a list of...
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Students talk about Canvas, part II

A group of five students continue to discuss Canvas and Blackboard, pro and con. Recorded in October, 2013, at Northwestern University.