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UPDATED LOCATION! WCU welcomes Keynote Speaker, Dr. Kevin Gannon for Teaching & Learning Day

Join us in person for a day of learning and discussion on Inclusive Pedagogy! When: Teaching & Learning Day, is scheduled for Friday, August 13, 2021. Where: Forsyth 101 Date: Aug 13, 2021 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Dr. Kevin Gannon, author of Radical Hope: A...

WCU welcomes Keynote Speaker, Dr. Kevin Gannon for Teaching & Learning Day

Join us in person for a day of learning and discussion on Inclusive Pedagogy! When: Teaching & Learning Day, is scheduled for Friday, August 13, 2021. Where: Forsyth 101 Date: Aug 13, 2021 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Dr. Kevin Gannon, author of Radical Hope: A...

Canvas Course Analytics and Quiz Statistics

Canvas offers instructors some incredibly powerful tools to view course analytics, individual student analytics and quiz statistics. The wealth of information provides instructors with a comprehensive view of student engagement as well as insight into areas for...

First Day Ready in Canvas

Instructors at WCU will be teaching in Canvas beginning in summer 2021 and beyond.  WCU faculty will be teaching in Canvas...

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Rubrics in Canvas

Rubrics can be used to grade assignments, discussions and quizzes in a course.  Rubrics can be used to as an efficient way...

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Online Equity Conference

An international body of faculty are gathering next week to share and discuss strategies for increasing equity for all...

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Canvas and Mobile Apps

One of the reasons that WCU chose Canvas was for the shift in student engagement and consumption of media using mobile...

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Discussions in Canvas

The Canvas’ Discussions Feature - How does it Fare?  Of all Blackboard tools, the Blackboard Discussion Board may be the...

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Groups in Canvas

Faculty will be pleased to know that Canvas has a Groups function, just as Blackboard did, and is more functional and...

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Canvas Course Storage

Courses in Canvas have a storage limit of 1GB (1000MB) at WCU. More information about course file quotas in Canvas can be...

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Navigating Canvas

Getting Around in Canvas – An Exploration of How One Moves Around in the new LMS When you log into Canvas you land on the...

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Canvas Help

There are a number of different ways that we have been building out our support resources for faculty  and students to help...

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