Academic / Learning Tools

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. Note: If you've created...

Changing Course Start and End Dates in Canvas

Do your students need access to your materials in Canvas before the first class meeting or after the last class meeting? By default, the start and end date of every course are the first and last class meetin...

Improved Advising Dashboard in Banner 9

With the Fall 2017 semester, advisers have new views into advising information in Banner. The update from Banner 8 to Banner 9 brings a revamped advising module with more streamlined access to information. ...

Creating Quizzes in Canvas

Faculty can create online, auto-graded quizzes in Canvas. If you have a quiz in Word or in an online textbook, it can be imported into Canvas. Canvas' quiz tool provides online delivery and grading of quizzes....

Tracking Attendance in Canvas

Need to track attendance? 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 tool that allows...

Accessing Research Technology

St. Edward's provides access to software to support the research process. These tools will assist you in collecting, analyzing and organizing your data. OIT provides support for most research software throug...

Setting Up a Turnitin Assignment in Canvas

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

Students: Joining a WebEx Meeting for Class

This guide includes instructions on joining a meeting, best practices on participating in a meeting and other helpful resources. To participate in a WebEx meeting, you will need: Speakers Microphone (USB...

Canvas: Options for Organizing Your Course

When should you use Canvas' files, pages and modules for course organization? There are three common methods for organizing your course: 1) Using Modules, 2) Using Pages and 3) Using Files. Each of these met...

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