Embedding / Uploading PowerPoint into Canvas with Office 365 – Part 2

There are at least 4 ways to upload or embed PowerPoint slides into a Canvas. File Upload Office 365 Button (in the Rich Content Editor) OneDrive Share Link OneDrive Embed Code Most of these options use Office 365 / OneDrive (click Part 1 here for how to activate Office 365 in your Canvas shell and Click…

Overview of Office 365 OneDrive Integration into Canvas – Part 1

Introduction If you are at the University of Kentucky, you will now find an Office 365 tab in your Canvas courses. (For others, click here for Office 365 installation ) In a multi-part series we will explore what new features Office 365 integration will bring to you in Canvas. In this part we will just overview…

How to Record Videos directly into Canvas as Assignments (Plus setup for Instructors)

Use the following steps if you want students to record a video assignment directly into Canvas. Students should be able to do this with any webcam enabled computer or smart phone. 1. For instructors only: Create an assignment with the Submission as Online -> Media Recordings (Need help creating an assignment? Click Here for instructions ) 2. Then the…

How to add a Video Response in a Canvas discussion Post (for Students or Instructors)

Video responses in discussion posts are a great way to get the students interacting on a different level. A variety of activities are essential to keep learners engaged. Here are the steps for a student (or instructor) on how to post a video response in a Canvas discussion post: (These basic steps could also be…