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Canvas Release Notes: June 2021

May 26th, 2021 by
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Discover new features, bug fixes, and improvements. Canvas operates on a monthly release cycle through which features are added or updated. The information below contains highlights from Canvas’s production release notes These updates will occur weekdays.   For more information, review All About Release Notes. The full set of Release Notes are available via the Canvas Community….
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Motivating Students: Leading the Way to Achievement.

May 20th, 2021 by
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This session explores strategies, techniques, and best practices to motivate students in the classroom and enhance their learning experience at ERAU-W.

Welcome Announcement

May 19th, 2021 by
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Preterm Setup – Roadmap  According to FAC-10, instructors are required to post a Welcome Announcement. Additional announcements throughout the semester are recommended. Below are the steps to create a Welcome Announcement. Things to Consider A Welcome Announcement gives the faculty member an opportunity to introduce students to the course. A Welcome Announcement can include introductory…
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How to Extend Time and Add Additional Attempts for Quizzes

May 10th, 2021 by
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Instructure Canvas

Moderating a quiz lets you give students extra attempts and manually unlock quiz attempts. Follow these steps to extend quiz time and the number of attempts.

Canvas Release Notes: May 2021

April 22nd, 2021 by
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Instructure Canvas

Discover new features, bug fixes, and improvements. Canvas operates on a monthly release cycle through which features are added or updated. The information below contains highlights from Canvas’s production release notes, a link to these notes, and other relevant content.  These updates will occur on weekdays.   For more information, review All About Release Notes. The…
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8 Strategies to Prevent Teaching Burnout

April 14th, 2021 by
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An interactive discussion on instructor burnout and related topics found in the article 8 Strategies to Prevent Teaching Burnout from The Chronicle of Higher Education. Related Resources Maslach Burnout Inventory for Educators ($15 for full version) 8 strategies to prevent teaching burnout Burnout is everyone’s problem How online instructors can avoid burnout (written before pandemic…
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Engagement Strategies

April 12th, 2021 by
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Engagement in the Online Environment The faculty member is responsible for providing students the knowledge and skills to succeed in their field. Engaging students in the Online Environment is one way to provide students the opportunity to interact with and digest information in any course. It is important for the faculty member to provide multiple…
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Special Session: Using Turnitin As a Teaching Tool

April 2nd, 2021 by
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Has a student ever posted a Turnitin assignment in your classes with a high similarity score? Turnitin is used as a plagiarism tool to identify students that may intentionally or unintentionally plagiarize information from original references in-class assignments. Turnitin’s function as a similarity checker can help faculty instruct students on the proper methods of citing…
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Canvas Release Notes: March 2021

February 26th, 2021 by
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Discover new features, bug fixes, and improvements.  Canvas operates on a monthly release cycle through which features are added or updated. The information below contains highlights from Canvas’s production release notes, a link to these notes, and other relevant content.  These updates will occur weekdays.    For more information, review All About Release Notes.  The full set…
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