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Using TurnItIn in Canvas and Sakai

Setting up Assignments to be run through TurnItIn’s similarity checker These videos will show you how to set up the assignment in Sakai or Canvas so that student submissions are run through TurnItIn’s similarity checker. They will also show you … Continue reading

Posted at 2:58 p.m. Feb. 27, 2019, by in Canvas, Sakai

Canvas: control student access to your Canvas course

At Rutgers, all Canvas courses follow our official “term dates” for availability to students. Term dates run from the first day of classes to the last day of the finals period. If you would like your students to have early … Continue reading

Posted at 1:19 p.m. Oct. 15, 2018, by in Canvas

Canvas: share a quiz with another instructor

If you create a Canvas quiz for your course, you might want to share it with another instructor to use in their Canvas course. The simplest way to do that is to 1) export the quiz from Canvas to your … Continue reading

Posted at 3:27 p.m. Oct. 11, 2018, by in Canvas

Canvas: display students last name first in Grades

When we switch to the new Grades tool, this will be easier. For now, you have to change a setting in each of your Canvas courses. Choose Settings from the left-hand menu inside a course site Click the tab”Feature Settings” … Continue reading

Posted at 11:51 a.m. Feb. 16, 2018, by in Canvas

Canvas: upload document to Modules

There are several ways you can share documents with your students in Canvas, but this is probably the simplest, if you are using the Modules page. Be sure you have the file(s) you wish to upload on your computer (it … Continue reading

Posted at 5:18 p.m. Feb. 1, 2018, by in Canvas

Canvas: request a site

Update (7/18/19) Canvas sites can be automatically created at the department level, based on entries to REGIS Course Scheduling System. At Rutgers–Camden, as of Fall 2019, all Nursing and Law courses and most Business courses should have Canvas shells created … Continue reading

Posted at 10:48 a.m. Dec. 11, 2017, by in Canvas
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