Monthly Archives: July 2017
We have a new tool that allows you to access the full student view of your course including all external tools that require student profiles—such as Echo360 and Turnitin. Until recently, you could only toggle into the student view of your course within Canvas but your view was limited to core Canvas functionality only. You […]
What a great day had by all! Congratulations to everyone for such a successful FoLT this year. Did you miss any of our FoLT sessions? Here’s a quick overview of the Transform team presentations and the top takeaway messages from each session.
You may hear from students unable to login to the Echo360 app. Before using the Echo360 app, students need to open Echo360 within MyUni Canvas at myuni.adelaide.edu.au for any course that has Echo360 enabled, so their profile maps to the app correctly. Back in the app, they need to input their unique firstname.lastname@example.org address when prompted, and not ‘@student.adelaide.edu.au’ You […]
Learning analytics gives insight into the specific learning and teaching behaviours associated with the most favourable learning outcomes. Embedding actionable learning analytics into the curriculum design enables real-time, evidence-based decision-making for both students and teachers. Come along to this interactive presentation to engage with the learning analytics available in Canvas and the Echo360 Active Learning […]
Our Byte Size Bazaar session will demonstrate the live key facility of the new self-serve recording studio on level 2 of the Barr Smith Library. See how you can green screen yourself in real-time. When: 1:00pm to 2:30pm Friday 21 July Location: Level 2 Barr Smith Library Presenters: Trisha Franceschilli and Dave Johnson Equipment required: A […]
Are you interested in using the Active Learning Platform in Semester 2? Come along to the roundtable discussion to hear instructor and student perspectives on using Echo360 ALP for learning in lecture theatres. In Semester 1, we formed the Active Learning Platform Case Study group to increase the use of active learning in lectures. Participating […]
The Canvas Community is a key part of the Canvas user experience. Academic and student interactions and contributions within the Canvas Community are a key aspect in the way that Canvas is supported. This is how bug-fixes and new ideas are identified and prioritised in the Canvas development process. Join Colleen Ortega (Learning Technologies Team) […]
Does your course learning design engage students? Which students are most active in the discussion board? What learning resources do students access most often? Which students have responded to Echo360 ALP questions in class? Come along to our Festival of Learning and Teaching session to find out more with the Learning Analytics team—and discover the […]
Have you ever wondered if a new, or tried and true, learning and teaching practice is effective? If so, join us in an interactive workshop that illustrates how learning analytics embedded in the LMS can quickly assist you in identifying effective learning and teaching practice. Just turn up. No registration is necessary. When: 18 July, […]
Semester 2 teaching starts Monday 24 July. In MyUni Canvas, you need to ‘publish’ your course to make it available for students to access. If your course site is ready, this is a reminder to set your course to ‘Published’.