Inbox/ Conversations are an in-Canvas email system. When a message is sent from Canvas Inbox, a copy of it is sent to the recipient’s University of Auckland email, depending on how the user has set their notification preferences setting in Canvas.
The University offers robust support and training opportunities in Canvas for academic and professional staff. The Canvas Facilitators team runs workshops for groups/ departments/ schools as well as one-on-one sessions. To request support with a Canvas expert….
In this Canvas release (August 4), students can manage to-do items for all their courses using a List View Dashboard option. In DocViewer, comment replies are stacked together and can be expanded to view the entire comment thread. Scheduler interface has improved functionality, allowing teachers and students to more intuitively view and manage appointment groups created for a course.
Until recently, the only way to check students’ assignments for plagiarism was to create a Turnitin (LTI) assignment. You now have the option of creating a Canvas online assignment with the Turnitin plagiarism framework enabled. Find out the advantages of using the plagiarism framework feature in Canvas.
Canvas pages are a place where you can add content, video, images and links to files and external sites. They are great to provide students with context and descriptions for the resources you are sharing, rather than relying solely on the item-by-item structure of Modules. Pages work best when used in conjunction with Modules or linked to other places in the course such as the Homepage or Syllabus.
Canvas offers different options for communicating with your students. Learn when to use Announcements, Conversations and Chat.