Academic / Learning Tools


What is Panopto?

Panopto is a tool, available within Canvas, for recording presentations created by Instructors and/or Students. Overview Panopto is a tool for recording content created by Instructors and/or Students. You ...

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Instructors: Using Panopto in Canvas

You can enable Panopto within Canvas to give your students access to your recorded lectures, recorded student presentations or to allow students to record presentations from home. Enabling Panopto in Canvas ...

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Students: Creating Panopto Recordings

Recording presentations from home is easy using Panopto from within your Canvas class. You can record a PowerPoint presentation and provide audio as well as video of your presentation. Your instructor will ena...

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Setting Up a Turnitin Assignment in Canvas

Turnitin, the university-supported plagiarism checker, provides Originality Reports for checking for plagiarism and Feedback Studio for grading online assignments. Turnitin is integrated system-wide in Canvas ...

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Tracking Attendance in Canvas

Need to track attendance for Mapworks? Tired of shuffling paper attendance sheets around? Canvas has a Roll Call Attendance application that can be used to track class attendance. Attendance is an external too...

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Using WebEx

WebEx is a video-conferencing tool (like Skype or Google Hangout) that we support at St. Edward's. Below, we've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions about using WebEx. How do I sign up for a...

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FAQs About Qualtrics

Qualtrics is our cloud-hosted survey creation application. With Qualtrics, you’re able to construct surveys, distribute them to your respondents and report on your results. Use Qualtrics to create simple or co...

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Copying a Course in Canvas

Faculty can easily copy a Canvas course to multiple sections or copy a course from one semester to the next. Copying a Canvas Course Log in to Canvas. Go to the new course to which you want to copy m...

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Embedding Video in PowerPoint

There are various ways to embed a video in a PowerPoint presentation, and the method depends on the version you have installed. PowerPoint 2016 for Windows Go to the Insert tab. From the video drop-do...

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Instructional Technology’s Computer Training staff provides free computer training to current St. Edward's students, faculty and staff. Trainings offered include workshops, class trainings for faculty, one-on-...

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Faculty Resource Center

Instructional Technology provides consultation and training centered on digital publication, multimedia creation, video conferencing, presentation capture, polling, digital scholarship, social pedagogies, criti...

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Uploading a Syllabus in Canvas

Adding your syllabus to the Syllabus tool in Canvas makes it easy for students to find it in the course menu. The Syllabus tool in Canvas consists of: Syllabus Description Schedule of assignments and cou...

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