To enable Bb Collaborate in Canvas

To enable Bb Collaborate in Canvas

To enable Bb Collaborate in Canvas, there are two (2) options: 1. a. Enter the course in which you want to enable Bb Collaborate b. Click “Settings” in the main course menu (lower left)                               c. Click the “Navigation” tab d. […]

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Canvas Introduces Two New Mobile Apps for Education

Canvas Introduces Two New Mobile Apps for Education

Canvas by Instructure introduces two new mobile apps for education: MagicMarker and Polls for Canvas. Learn more about them in the release notes below. MagicMarker is the efficient and effective way of recording the mastery of learning outcomes in your classroom. As learning outcomes become a more common form of assessment in the classroom, teachers need a […]

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Polls for Canvas (iOS, Android) 1.0 Release Notes

Canvas by Instructure introduces Polls by Canvas, the easy to way to collect student opinion in your classroom. Want to know if your students prefer pizza or hot dots for that end-of-semester party? Or want to use the Peer Instruction method to gauge understanding of last night’s reading? Quick and efficient, the polling app helps […]

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05/03/14 Canvas Production Release Notes Featuring GPA Scale Grading Scheme

Upcoming Canvas Changes On May 24, 2014, the following changes will be made to Canvas: Calendar 1, Gradebook 1, and Old Conversations will no longer be available in Canvas. Internet Explorer 9 will no longer be a supported browser. Additionally, Canvas will officially update its code to no longer support all browsers older than the latest two […]

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04/12/14 Canvas Production Release Notes Featuring Profile Picture Uploader

Upcoming Canvas Changes On May 24, 2014, the following changes will be made to Canvas: Calendar 1, Gradebook 1, and Old Conversations will no longer be available in Canvas. Internet Explorer 9 will no longer be a supported browser. Additionally, Canvas will officially update its code to no longer support all browsers older than the latest two […]

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Update: Turnitin/Canvas Integration Issue: Originality Reports Not Generating

Hi Admins–   Our engineering team found and fixed the problem that was causing cases of Turnitin Originality Scores and Reports not being returned for Canvas submissions. All Turnitin-enabled submissions made from this point forward should work normally.   To get results for the submissions that were made between when the problem started on Saturday […]

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Turnitin Scheduled Maintenance on April 5th 10am-2pm

Scheduled Maintenance on April 5th Turnitin service may be intermittently unavailable during a scheduled maintenance period on Saturday, April 5th, 2014, from 7 to 11 AM U.S. Pacific Time (click for local time). An announcement will appear for users within Turnitin in advance of when the system will be unavailable for this scheduled maintenance. This maintenance will affect Turnitin […]

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03/22/14 Canvas Production Release Notes Featuring Draft State

In this production release (03/22), the long-awaited Draft State feature makes its way as a feature option into production environments everywhere. Canvas also has a new feature for where the fun begins—your Canvas URL—as well as some design updates for Canvas profile pictures, Assignments, and the Gradebook. The production notes also include fixed bugs and […]

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Update from Canvas: Bug Bulletin on essay question answers not displaying for some auto-submitted quiz submissions

Bug Bulletin Essay question answers are not displaying for some auto-submitted quiz attempts (attempts where the time limit was reached) Summary When students or teachers view quiz submissions under certain circumstances, students’ essay question answers do not display. The answers were captured in automated backups and can be restored. We are working on the best […]

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03/01/14 Canvas Production Release Notes Featuring the Learning Mastery Gradebook

03/01/14 Canvas Production Release Notes Featuring the Learning Mastery Gradebook

Product Release Notes email distribution is an informational service of Canvas; notes are distributed via an email address that cannot receive replies. We welcome your feedback and suggestions in the Product Release Notes section of the Canvas Help Center. In this production release (03/01), Canvas brings you a new gradebook specifically for learning outcomes. Drag-and-drop Calendar functionality […]

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Update from Canvas: Intermittent issues with the equation editor / renderer

Update from Canvas: Intermittent issues with the equation editor / renderer

Bug Bulletin Formulas not rendering consistently in Canvas Symptoms As a user of Canvas, the ability to view math equations generated in the Rich Content Editor has been intermittently unavailable.  Sometimes, the equation will render properly and other times it will not.  This is affecting quizzes, pages, discussions or any content generated using the Rich […]

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