Canvas testimonial: Guoray Cai

Guoray Cai taught an IST class for World Campus in the spring semester. What are your favorite features in Canvas and why? I have been using Canvas since January 2016, and I enjoy it. It is a big improvement over ANGEL. I like the following features a lot:...

Canvas testimonial: Hal Scholz

Hal Scholz is teaching Engineering classes at Penn State Lehigh Valley. What are your favorite features in Canvas and why? The ability to drag/drop assignments into calendar. Would be even better if one could set a default time (like beginning of class) and use...

Canvas testimonial: Dawn Reitz

Dawn Reitz taught four sections of CAS 100A at Penn State Berks this spring. How much time and effort did it take for you to build your course in Canvas? I participated in the Berks eLearning Academy in the fall — this allowed me to get my “ducks in a...

Canvas testimonial: Kent Matsueda

Kent Matsueda teaches IST 111S to about 25 students in World Campus. What is your comfort level with new technology? On a scale of 1-5, I’d say 4. The interface is nicely designed, so it’s relatively easy to migrate to Canvas. Having said that, I realized...

Canvas testimonial: Anna Levy

Anna Levy has three sections of IST 594 within World Campus. What are your favorite features in Canvas and why? My favorite feature is the SpeedGrader. I appreciate the ability to grade student papers and comment on their work without the need to download their...

Canvas testimonial: Jess Kropczynski

Jess Kropczynski teaches all her classes in IST — both in-residence at University Park and World Campus — in Canvas. The class sizes have ranged from nine to 47 students. What is your comfort level with new technology? Extremely comfortable. I was...