Canvas

Blackboard Countdown - June 30, 2018

End of Blackboard Checklist

Users need to archive their Blackboard content for future use 

  1. Download Blackboard content
  2. Download Blackboard grade book
    • Download your Blackboard grade book to a secure location. We suggest using One Drive for Business.
  3. Migrate Blackboard course content to Canvas
    • We are here to help you migrate Blackboard courses.

CANVAS

Canvas is the LMS that makes teaching and learning easier

Canvas goes beyond the lecture hall! It is a cloud-based Learning Management System that makes teaching and learning easier by providing tools to Help teachers get the most out of canvas by easy access to grades, assignments, discussions, course calendar, messaging, educational apps, reports, groups, peer review assignments, rubrics, attendance, analytics report, and interact with students in different ways.

Important links:

  1. Bookmark the login URL for Canvas: canvas.unk.edu
  2. Authenticate to Canvas by using your EASI username and password
  3. Use the Help button in Canvas Global Navigation bar to get Canvas Help.
  4. Set up your Canvas profile
  5. Set your Canvas notification
  6. Set what courses show on your dashboard
  7. Download and install Canvas Mobile App: Apple or Android
  8. Register to attend training on Canvas, ilos, Turnitin
  9. Apps in Canvas
    • ilos
      • ilos is a video platform for education and training. It empower everyone to create, share, and consume videos. You may access it directly from your Canvas account.
      • ilos for educators
    • Turnitin
      • comprehensive solution for grading assignments, preventing plagiarism, and safeguarding your institution's reputation.
      • Turnitin Help
    • Zoom