For a full list of updates, please see the following release notes:
Canvas Student: 6.1 (Android, iOS), 6.2 (iOS)
Inline file preview box is now taller (400px to 800px)
The Rich Content Editor now sports a word counter
BUG FIX: Video controls for embedded video files now displays as expected in Firefox
BUG FIX: Rubrics using criterion ranges now correctly highlights the range that corresponds with the score given
You can now...
The Distance Education Learning and Teaching Academy (DELTA) is once again offering the Kickstart Week, which is “a series of related workshops that will prepare you to design for and teach in online and hybrid settings. Each day focuses on a different set of skills and pedagogies.” Staff from the Office of Teaching and Learning have attended the workshops, and have found the experience to be useful for face-to-face offerings as well – our newest member, Sean McCready, plans...
We previewed the Canvas Teacher app last August – since then, the app has truly grown into an powerful tool for managing courses on-the-go. The Canvas Teacher app is available for both smartphones and tablets running iOS or Android, and it is regularly updated by the vendor with new features and bug fixes – the latest version is 1.5 on iOS, and 1.4 on Android (differences between the iOS and Android app).
Here are some features in the Canvas Teacher app that we like: