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Need Canvas Training or Advice?

We offer one-on-one and small group Canvas consultations ranging from a quick tutorial to in-depth instruction on a range of Canvas features.                                                                                                                          

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Need Advice Designing a Course in Canvas?

We provide consultations for designing and developing quality face-to-face, hybrid, "flipped", and online courses. We will leverage current educational technology to help instructors reach their teaching goals.

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Need Technical Support?

                                                                       We provide technical support for Canvas and vendor services included in the Canvas portfolio for the entire university. We encourage faculty, staff, and students to contact us for support.                               

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Faculty Resources

Quality Course Framework

Learn about the essential  elements of a quality course, getting start with the Quality Course Framework and what resources are available to faculty.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

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Alignment Grid

                                                      A alignment grid helps instructors align their assessments and activities to course objectives. We have gathered example from departments across the univeristy using the alignment grid to include CHEM, ECON, FCS, and GERON.                                                                                                   

Alignment Grid

Content Map

                                                      A content map helps instructors structure their entire course with modules and weeks. Allows instructors to align outcomes and objectives. We have gathered examples from departments across the  university using a content map for course development to include CHEM, ECON, FCS,  and GERON.

Content Map

Canvas Template

                                                    Canvas can be a great tool but also overwhelming. We have designed and developed a Canvas Course Template for instructors to import from Canvas Commons. We have also gathered examples from different departments on customizing the essential elements.                                           

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Educational Technology

 

 

Adobe Creative Cloud

Creative Cloud gives the users the entire collection of Adobe desktop and mobile apps, from essentials like Photoshop CC to next-generation tools. The university has partnered with Adobe to provide everything students, staff and faculty need to create, collaborate, and get inspired.

Login at  Adobe.com

For more information on Adobe Creative Cloud agreement visit the Office of Software Licensing

 

 

Box

Box is an online cloud storage and collaboration tool that provides the users with the ability to easily store, access and share files and folders anywhere on any advice. The university has partnered with Box to provide free enterprise Box accounts to all current students, staff and faculty.

Login at box.utah.edu

For more information on Box visit box.utah.edu or contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu

Canvas by Instructure

Canvas is the university's learning management system to help deliever course content such as syllabi, assignments, quizzes, and announcements for face-to-face, hybrid and online courses. 

Login at utah.instructure.com

For more information on Canvas visit instructure.com or contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu

 

 

 

Design Tools by cidilabs

Design Tools launch your Canvas course to the next level  with content editor tools to design and style. The univeristy has partnered with cidilabs to provide faculty and staff with these amazing tools.

View tutorials on using Design Tools in the Canvas Tools Playlist

For more information visit cidilabs.com or contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu

 

 

ConexED

Cranium Cafe and Classrooms by ConexED supports virtual conferencing and sends it to the next level with a real time tools including a  virtual whiteboard, document sharing options, and webcam/audio feed. This is a powerful tool for students, faculty, and staff in departments like advising and counseling. 

For more information visit conexed.com or contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu

 

 

eTutoring

eTutoring is a collaborative online tutoring program and platform featuring an online writing lab, and live tutoring one-on-one tutoring sessions involving an interactive, online environment and offline questions.

Login at etutoring.org

For more information on eTutoring visit the Writing Center

 

 

 

Office 365 by Microsoft

Office 365 combines Microsoft Office applications and the cloud to create a more convenient, collaborative, consistent work and file managing outlet. The university has partnered with Microsoft to provide students, faculty and staff with Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote and more.

Login at o365cloud.utah.edu

For more information on Office 365 agreement visit the Office of Software Licensing

Pathbrite

Pathbrite is a cloud-based portfolio platform where users can aggregate and showcase all digital artifacts of student acheivements.

Login at Pathbrite.com

For more information on learning portfolios visit Undergraduate Studies Learning Portfolios

 

 

 

 

SmarterProctoring

SmarterProctoring is a database of virtual proctoring solutions, testing centers, and individuals that are availabe for proctor exams. Through LMS integration, instructors are able to identify to their students what proctoring solutions are acceptable for their exams. Complete with solutions that include integrated workflows, messaging, scheduling, and proctor approvals. 

For more information on SmarterProctoring visit smarterproctoring.com

Turnitin

Turnitin is a external tool within Canvas assignments that allows instructors to check for potential plagiarism and add drag and drop feedback comments.

For more information visit Turnitin.com or contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu

Turning Technologies Clickers

Audience Response Systems allows students to answer questions posed by the instructor using of cloud based applications.

For more information visit Turningtechnologies.com 

Contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu for clicker troubleshoot.

 

 

 

 

Research

We investigate the latest and greatest educational technology tools in order to improve the quality of educational technology for faculty, staff, and students.

Contact TLT at classhelp@utah.edu for more information on these tools or if you are interested in investigating a new technology. 

 

Last Updated: 11/15/17