Tag: canvas

Uploading Assignments in Canvas at IU

This is part of a series of articles that will appear over the next few months as part of the Go Paperless initiative at Indiana University. I’m a grad student, and I love it when my instructors ask for assignments to be turned in electronically. It saves paper, and it alleviates the hassle of printing.  IU… Read more »

Canvas spotlight: The Calendar Tool

Canvas, the learning management system recently chosen to replace Oncourse, has many tools that will help instructors and students better manage their academic lives. In this series we’ll be examining some of the nifty things we can do with these tools. The first tool to be spotlighted is the Calendar tool. When I first started… Read more »

next.iu decision: IU chooses Canvas

To keep Oncourse, or not to keep Oncourse, that was the question… …and now we have an answer. Over the next two years, Indiana University will be transitioning away from Oncourse as our learning management system (or LMS, for those who like acronyms and abbreviations), in favor of a new LMS called Canvas. Canvas is… Read more »