March 28, 2020

Zoom now available in Canvas

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Use Zoom in Canvas as a virtual classroom: schedule class sessions and office hours that your students can find easily on the Canvas calendar.

March 13, 2020

Instructors: Help students work together remotely

While classes are being conducted remotely, take advantage of Canvas Groups, Canvas Collaborations and Zoom to help students collaborate from a distance.

March 12, 2020

How are you communicating with your instructor, classmates in Canvas?

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Students, learn how to set up communication preferences and use the discussion board and chat functions in Canvas.

February 19, 2019

Accessible course content available for all in Canvas with new tool

Visually impaired working on computer with assistive technology; braille display and screen reader.

The new tool, Ally, improves accessibility by generating alternative formats of course files — audio, electronic braille, or text readable by a screen reader — in Canvas, the UW’s learning management system. Download an alternative format using UW Ally.