How to Access and Use Canvas Course Analytics

Below is a short video that will go over the 3 main purposes of Canvas course Analytics as well as the four main sections. It will also cover two other places to gather student interaction data for instructors. I hope this video helps teachers to use their data for helping at-risk students, increasing the quality…

How to Create a Participation Grade in Canvas for a Hybrid Course

So, as an instructor sometimes you need to create a grade column (like for in-class participation in a hybrid course) in Canvas. The only way to make another grading column is by creating a graded assignment of some sort. Here is how to do it: 1. Add your assignment (I prefer to do this from…

Grading and Rubrics in Canvas Demo Tutorial

Watch the video below for a quick tutorial walking through how to grade quizzes, assignments and discussions in Canvas. We will also look at using rubrics and setting categories and weights.   Here are some examples and helpful guidance for making Rubrics A huge list of sample rubrics: http://course1.winona.edu/shatfield/air/rubrics.htm Workshop Handout on Rubrics that had some great…