Canvas Quiz Settings to Maximize Security

Created by Kona Jones The following document was created to help our faculty, especially our Health Professions faculty, better understand quiz settings and how they can be used to enhance quiz security. In many cases locking down a quiz as much as possible (ex: not allowing students to review what they got wrong on a[…]

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Canvas Hands on Training

Canvas Training is On-Demand. Use the registration form below to request a training session date and time convenient for you. Introduction to Teaching with Canvas, I  –  The live session is an overview for new and beginner-level Canvas users. The session includes pre-enrollment in online training for hands on within your own Canvas Practice course. The online sessions[…]

Desktop Media Production Hands On Labs

UNTHSC’s Center for Innovative Learning is developing a training resource entitled Desktop Media Production. Learn how to employ the tools you already have to create rich media content for your course or department. Desktop Media Production will also be accompanied by a monthly workshop series, Topics in Video. Tuesday May 3rd 10-12 and Thursday May[…]

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A Little Canvas video – Why we use Canvas

“Through open, usable, cloud-based technologies, Canvas enables easy integration of the content, tools, and services that teachers need and students want. As the most usable, customizable, adaptable, and reliable learning platform (think 99.9% uptime), Canvas is adopted faster and deeper (or, is used in more ways by more users) than any other LMS. So, in[…]

How do I create a Mid-semester survey in Canvas?

The Center for Innovative Learning has created a global question bank that consists of mid-course related questions.  This information walks you through building a mid-semester survey using this question bank.  You can use all of the items in the related question bank, choose some of the questions, or add your own questions.  The general explanation[…]

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Teaching with Canvas Online Training Course

This online course is a continuation of Canvas Basic Training Part  I and covers the following Canvas topics: Course Migration Course Administration Integration with External Tools Canvas Mobile This is an ongoing, self-paced online course and can be registered for at any time. This course takes approximately 8 hours to complete.   Register here: