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On Tuesday, July 10, from 11 a.m. EDT until 7 p.m. EDT, Turnitin will be down for maintenance.
Are you looking to enhance your Canvas knowledge for a more effective fall semester? Penn State IT Learning and Development has several free, hands-on training opportunities coming up to help you get ready.
While many may think of using Canvas for courses only, a faculty member and a librarian from Penn State New Kensington have pushed the boundaries of what Canvas can be in two innovative ways that are non-course related. Deborah Sillman, assistant teaching professor of biology, and Amy Rustic, reference librarian, created within Canvas the Faculty Resources Group and a de facto event website for the Penn State New Kensington Research and Creative Exposition.
An all-too-common issue faculty encounter with academic integrity is that of students sharing quiz questions and answers with classmates who take the quiz at a later date in another course section. Oranee Tawatnuntachai, associate professor of finance at Penn State Harrisburg, has found that Canvas offers a solution to this problem.
With the upcoming Canvas Release Notes for June 2, 2018, updates include image support in DocViewer and the ability for instructors to manage annotations. A bug was fixed regarding notifications after editing an assignment. Updated Features Image Support...