Small move #5: Student-centered course design using Canvas

In this series of blog posts I’m going to share some of the small moves that were discussed during the online session Student-Centered Course Design Using Canvas. If you were not able to participate in the session feel free to follow along here as I share some of the activities and design elements that you can […]

What’s a grade distribution graph?

Did you know that by default your students are able to view grade distribution graphs in Canvas? This feature allows students to see the high, low and mean scores for the class. However, faculty can disable this feature while still retaining the ability to view this information for themselves. To disable this feature for students […]

Small move #4: Student-centered course design using Canvas

This is the 4th in a series of posts to cover small actionable steps you can make to create a more student-centered course design in Canvas. These moves were developed from the Zoom session hosted on October 25th. Small Move # 4: Virtual office hours How convenient can you make it for students to have […]

Small Move #3: Student-Centered Course Design Using Canvas

This is the 3rd in a series of posts to cover small actionable steps you can make to create a more student-centered course design in Canvas. These moves were developed from the Zoom session hosted on October 25th. Small Move #3: Interest Surveys To be able to tailor some of the content or options available […]

Small Move #2: Student-Centered Course Design Using Canvas

“If teaching is conceived as constructing a bridge between the subject matter and the student, learner-centered teachers keep a constant eye on both ends of the bridge.” –How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School, 2000, p. 136 This is the 2nd in a series of posts to cover small actionable steps you can make […]

Small moves to make your Canvas course more student-centered

In this series of blog posts I’m going to share some of the small moves that were discussed during the online session Student-Centered Course Design Using Canvas. If you were not able to participate in the session feel free to follow along here as I share some of the activities and design elements that you […]

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