Canvas Countdown – April 5th

The countdown is on! Did you know that Canvas Commons allows Canvas users to find, import, and share learning resources to other SJU instructors? Find our Canvas Commons FAQs here. Need to find SJU’s Canvas training schedule and additional training resources? Canvas Basics (direct from Canvas) SJU Training Schedule and Course Descriptions Asynchronous Training SJU KnowledgeBase For additional…

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Canvas Countdown – March 29

The countdown is on! Did you know that Canvas has a mobile app? The Canvas Teacher App will allow you to facilitate your courses on the go, both inside and outside the classroom. Need to find SJU’s Canvas training schedule and additional training resources? Canvas Basics (direct from Canvas) SJU Training Schedule and Course Descriptions Asynchronous Training SJU KnowledgeBase…

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Canvas Countdown – March 22nd

The countdown is on! Did you know that you can read Canvas testimonials from your Faculty peers teaching in Canvas on our project website? Need to find SJU’s Canvas training schedule and additional training resources? Canvas Basics (direct from Canvas) SJU Training Schedule and Course Descriptions Asynchronous Training SJU KnowledgeBase For additional help or if you have any…

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Canvas Tenure and Promotion Sites

Access to faculty tenure and promotion sites in Canvas has been instated. As Dr. Jeanne Brady, Provost, previously communicated, the Office of Information Technology has worked since February 23 to migrate the files from the Blackboard sites over to Canvas. A training video has been created to aid you in organizing your tenure and promotion site in…

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Canvas Countdown – March 15th

The countdown is on! Did you know that Canvas has an engaging community where faculty, administrators, and students can find solutions, share ideas, or collaborate with like-minded people? Join the community to find great resources such as the Faculty Success Guide. Need to find SJU’s Canvas training schedule and additional training resources? Canvas Basics (direct from Canvas) SJU Training…

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Julia Lee-Soety, Biology

“I really like how easy and pretty fool-proof Canvas is. Grading writing assignments using the rubrics has been one of the best features. Setting up quizzes is also much easier, especially writing grouped questions. The only thing I had trouble initially is figuring out how to put Modules together. Once I got used to it,…

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Canvas Subscription Training

The Canvas Project Team is pleased to announce that SJU is now enrolled in Canvas Subscription Training, a series of live training webinars designed to help faculty use Canvas – whether in a class delivered fully online or to enhance a traditional face-to-face class.   Covering more than thirty topics, the courses are suitable for online education novices, distance education…

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Shawn Krahmer, Theology & Religious Studies

“I’m having my students keep reading/reflection logs, 2 entries per week.  Using the Canvas “Discussions” feature, I assigned each student to their own unique “discussion.”  That student and I are the only ones who have access to this “discussion.”  Students can upload or type in their reflections.  These are auto dated, so I know whether…

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