Turnitin integration with Canvas

Beginning on May 8 at 9 am ET, faculty will be able to seamlessly integrate the plagiarism prevention tool Turnitin into their Canvas courses. Grades assigned via Turnitin can be posted to the Canvas course Gradebook. For more information and instructions on how to...

Prepare for Canvas with SummerFest

With the transition deadline to Canvas nearing, Canvas SummerFest—a week of free, online training on the new learning management system, arrives at the perfect time to help you transition to the LMS. Scheduled for May 8–11, this year’s event features hands-on sessions...

Prepping final grades to pull from Canvas to LionPATH

LionPATH pulls final grades from Canvas. For LionPATH to do this successfully, faculty must first create a Penn State compatible grading scheme in Canvas. Once this grading scheme has been enabled, the final grades can be pulled from Canvas to LionPATH through the...

Canvas Tools Reconfiguration

Beginning on May 4, a change will go into effect to the remove the redundant locations of tools in Canvas including Request a Course Sandbox and Merge Course Manager. These tools will no longer appear in the drop down list of available external tools because they can...