Canvas Communication

Canvas. LLCC Lincoln Land Community College.
Please read below to learn about today’s Academic Innovation and eLearning workshop, some upcoming new and updated features in Canvas and to view another video from the Canvas “Did You Know?” video series from the AIeL team.

Noteworthy Advice from Canvas Pilot Faculty, Oct. 4

Current online faculty participating in the Online Proficiency Program can receive one point for successful completion of this workshop. Register for Noteworthy Advice from Canvas Pilot Faculty.

Monday, Oct. 4, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Delivery – Virtual (Zoom)
Brian Douglas, DNP, professor, nursing
Rebecca Miller, assistant professor, psychology

Join Becky Miller and Brian Douglas, two members of the Canvas Pilot Faculty Team, to hear their lessons learned and advice for using Canvas efficiently for you and your students. This session will also include time for Q & A.

Canvas Release Notes, Oct. 16

Instructure periodically releases information on new and updated features for the Canvas Learning Management System. This Canvas communication is to make you aware of notable new and/or updated Canvas features planned for Oct. 16, 2021. More information on these and other updates can be found on the Canvas Release Notes Page.

New Features

Navigation – Sticky Navigation Menus – All Users

SpeedGrader – Submission Status Label Edits – Instructors

Updated Features

User Settings – Microsoft Immersive Reader – All Users

  • The Microsoft Immersive Reader button can be enabled in User Settings, if not already enabled by the institution. Additionally, the Reader is supported in Assignments, the Course Home Page and the Syllabus.
  • This change allows additional resources to be used with the Microsoft Immersive Reader.
  • Watch a video overview on the Immersive Reader feature

Did You Know? Video

The following video gives an overview of adding an assignment and viewing it in your Calendar in Canvas.