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Tera Ulbert, M.Ed. September 27, 2012 For audio call Toll Free and use PIN/code Canvas: the CMS for Multimedia and Connecting with Your Students
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Tera Ulbert, M.Ed. Canvas: the CMS for Multimedia and Connecting with Your Students Thank you for joining! Pleased to “see” you here!
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P OLL R ESPONSE Have you given Instructure Canvas a whirl yet? Yes No
Static Tired of static online courses? Whether you are a beginner or an expert at multimedia, you will be able to successfully and easily utilize Canvas for your online course management system. Create media with your web camera and/or microphone directly to Canvas' server without any need for additional applications. Plug- and-play capabilities to take your existing course from static text to pleasantly stimulating! Canvas offers free accounts for individual teachers. Make the leap with me and learn how you can create media, embed media, and share media with a simple !
“Studies show that a richer distance education environment, in terms of media-rich communication technologies available for instructor and student use, yields higher rates of student satisfaction and instructor-to-student, student-to- instructor, and student-to-student communication.” Source:
Free for Teachers Account through Instructure Canvas Some examples of free media within Canvas include: YouTube for Schools YouTube Slideshare Khan Academy TED Ed
Add media comments directly from your webcam and/or microphone to: Canvas Messages ( ) Discussion boards Announcements Pages Assignment Submissions SpeedGrader Assessment Feedback to students
Student Satisfaction Personalized Feedback Less confusion = Saves time & energy Free content to utilize = Saves time on preparation “Human Touch” = Greater Sense of Community
Pleased to introduce you to Instructure Canvas…
P OLL R ESPONSE What would you like me to introduce you to? A.Canvas Messages ( ) B.Discussion Boards C.Announcements D.Pages E.Assignment Submissions
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