This new feature will let you drag and drop your course cards in Canvas to re-order them. Finally!
Some installation required.
Special thanks to James Jones who wrote the code for this feature.
How to Video:
The quick installation instructions are:
- Install a browser add-on: Greasemonkey for Firefox or Tampermonkey for Chrome/Safari.
- Install the Dashboard Card Sorter script
Have fun dragging and dropping! Woot woot!
Do your students say things like “I’m just not a math person” or “Writing just isn’t my thing”? Tune in to our free Growth Mindset livestream to find out how you can use LearnStorm’s six Growth Mindset Activities and lesson plans to turn fixed mindsets into growth mindsets this school year. The challenge starts on 9/12, so sign up today at http://www.learnstorm2017.org!
The Welcome Center opens to the public on Tuesday, August 1st at 8:30 a.m. The new center will assist students with enrollment and student services questions.
It is located on the first floor in SSB 110 across from the Bookstore.
Services include the following:
- Screening and directing students to the proper department for assistance
- Enrollment assistance (application and registration)
- Answering questions in person or over the phone regarding enrolling at West
- Providing information and resources about West’s student services and academic programs
- Academic counseling
Hours of Operation:
Mon: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tues: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thur: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Welcome Center Phone number: (310) 287-4596
Canvas introduces the Canvas Teacher app, available for iOS and Android phones and tablets. Canvas Teacher allows teachers to manage their courses and use Canvas more efficiently from a mobile device.
Canvas Teacher replaces the existing Android and iOS SpeedGrader apps. Existing users may continue to use the legacy SpeedGrader app though it will no longer be supported. Additionally, the Android Canvas Teacher Tools app has been discontinued.
Ready to try some fantastic plagiarism detection in your online/hybrid/web enhanced classes?
Our Turnitin service ends in July so West has decided to try a great, OEI approved, easy to use app called VeriCite. VeriCite lets students submit their papers in Canvas without any extra logins, sign ups, etc. It’s easy for instructors too.
Check out this Demo video!
VeriCite White Papers: