WACUG Conference 2013

Washington Canvas User Group Conference will be held on March 28 & 29, 2013 at Tacoma Community College. Where: Tacoma Community College 6501 S. 19th Street, Tacoma, WA 98466. See map Registration for WACUG will end on Friday, March 15th. Please complete the PDF registration document and mail it with your check to the SBCTC. Website: http://wacug.wordpress.com/ Program: WACUG Program […]

Share Video with your Department, Share video with your Classes

Announcing a Media Management system available to instructors and students.  The Helix Media Library addition to our streaming service allows you as an instructor to upload video to a departmental collection.  The system will conform the uploaded media to H.264, MPEG4 media streams and present a link, not unlike YouTube®, to be embedded in your […]

Welcome to Canvas

Canvas Transition: Status and Update EWU’s transition from Blackboard to Canvas is complete. The feedback received during our pilot phase, from faculty and students, has been immensely useful as we shift to Canvas in as seamless a manner as possible. Canvas is available to everyone at EWU without need to request or create an account. […]

How do Outcomes in Canvas Work?

Canvas has easy to use features for tracking outcomes. Seattle Central is working on using Canvas to align and track outcomes from the course outcomes to the program outcomes to the college level outcomes. Stephanie will demonstrate how to use Canvas’ outcomes tracking features and will lead a discussion on strategies to encourage use across […]

New Learning System, tools and features planned at Eastern

Q: How did Eastern arrive at the decision to contract for the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS)? A: OIT has spent the past 15 months evaluating and involving faculty and students in looking at our next LMS choice. In September 2011 Eastern joined a statewide LMS RFP process, led by the State Board for Community […]