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Share your feedback on MyUni

We want to hear about your experiences using MyUni and your interactions with the MyUni Transform Project. This information helps to understand what’s working with MyUni and what needs improvement. The survey also evaluates outcomes from the project to help inform future projects and activities. We value your insights and look forward to hearing from […]

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Building Canvas community at InstructureCon0017  

Guest blog by Colleen Ortega In July, I joined 3000 other members of the Canvas community at InstructureCon0017 in Colorado. I was lucky enough to present about the MyUni Transform project. Whilst there, I met other Canvas users from around the globe to discuss many topics. The highlights were: Improving the Canvas Community Sharing ideas […]

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Shed light on your quiz results in MyUni

Many instructors are using quiz analytics in Semester 2 to review quiz results in their courses. If you’re planning to review quiz results in your course, quiz analytics provides actionable information about student’s performance. You can view a summary for each quiz which includes all results on a distribution graph, average score, standard deviation and […]

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Get students back on track early

You can help your students get back on track by quickly and easily identifying students at risk in MyUni. The data in your course is easy to access and shows you how and when your students use MyUni. With Semester 2 census date approaching this data can help inform your early intervention processes. If you […]

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Simpler eMarking with new Canvas Teacher app

To make marking online easier Canvas has released the new and free Canvas Teacher app. The strongest feature of the app allows you to hand-annotate assignments with your mobile devices. Instructors are already using the new app and have reported that it’s a big improvement on the old Speedgrader app. The new Canvas Teacher app replaces […]

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Managing student groups made easy

Instructors are using self sign-up groups in MyUni to enable students to manage their own group membership. Students can join the relevant group and change their group if needed. This removes the instructor’s need to manage student movement between groups especially during the early parts of the teaching period. Tip: if you want to prevent students […]

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Cheryl shares her experiences using ALP

Following up from Cheryl’s recent creating an Open Classroom community blog article, we caught up with Cheryl to chat about her experiences using the Active Learning Platform (ALP). Cheryl shares her valuable insights from the Semester 1 ALP case study group. How using ALP in Cheryl’s lectures helped with student results—with examples of positive feedback […]

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Who’s viewing your lecture recordings?

Echo360 lecture recording statistics quickly shows you how many students are viewing the recording of your lectures. Go to the Echo360 component of your course and click on the Analytics option. You can see a wealth of information about how students are engaging with your course content.   You’ll see a graphical representation of your […]

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