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VoiceThread in Canvas

Getting started with VoiceThread in Canvas First, decide what type of VoiceThread activities you’ll be adding to your course (see What is VoiceThread? for ideas): Watch and ask: students view a lecture you’ve prepared, optionally adding comments or questions Share … Continue reading

Posted at 7 a.m. Aug. 3, 2020, by in Canvas, VoiceThread

Canvas: invite guests to BBB conference

When you are running a Canvas Conference (the interactive web conference using BigBlueButton), you can invite guests who are not in the class. Unfortunately, you can’t send them the “join link” until you have actually started the conference, so have … Continue reading

Posted at 6:02 p.m. July 27, 2020, by in Kaltura

Kaltura: add collaborators

If you want to allow another professor to share one of your Kaltura videos from their own Canvas sites, you can give them ‘collaborator’ status on that video. Start from My Media (in Canvas, from your Account button at the … Continue reading

Posted at 8:19 a.m. July 24, 2020, by in Kaltura

Kaltura: upload existing video

If you have pre-made videos stored on your computer, you can upload them to the Rutgers Kaltura streaming server to share with your students. To upload, go to your Canvas site and click My Media from the Account button on … Continue reading

Posted at 9:50 a.m. July 22, 2020, by in Adding & Editing Content, Canvas, Kaltura

Canvas: hide final course grade

Last Updated: If using Grades in Canvas, your students will be able to see their course total grade by default.  If you would like to hide the total grade from students, follow the instructions below. Go to Settings at the … Continue reading

Posted at 11:03 a.m. June 30, 2020, by in Assessments, Canvas

Kaltura: download a video from Canvas My Media

Last Updated: If you have uploaded videos to Kaltura, from Canvas, you may on occasion wish to download them. (Note: in general there are much better ways to share video with your students in Canvas! See How do I embed … Continue reading

Posted at 1:59 p.m. May 19, 2020, by in Canvas, Kaltura
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