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Canvas has updated the Rich Content Editor (RCE)

The Rich Content Editor has significant changes to the interface, but the core functionality remains the same with a few new features (e.g., there's a keyboard shortcut menu).

See more information about the new user interface and functionality. 
Contact eberly-assist@andrew.cmu.edu for help.

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New Features in Canvas!

  1. Rich Content Editor (RCE) enhancements have arrived and include an updated interface and new features. Find out more at cmu.edu/canvas/richcontenteditor
  2. Restrict Assignment # of Attempts has recently been added to your Canvas quizzing options.
  3. Drag Drop to Add Files option is new in Canvas, look for "Drop files here to add to module" when you create a new module.
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Teaching Remote and Hybrid

Find helpful resources and support for designing and teaching remote and hybrid courses at: www.cmu.edu/teaching/online/

Additional Resources:

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Syllabus Registry

The syllabi linked in this Registry have been collected to provide a snapshot of current and past course offerings' syllabi. This archive is made available for general informational purposes to the CMU community. Syllabi presented here should not be considered as a representative for future course offerings. 

View the SYLLABUS Registry

Instructors: See also how you can upload your syllabus to the Syllabus Registry...

canvas_site_icons-01.png Canvas Instructor Guides:

Instructor FAQs

Add Users: 
Manually add users to Canvas
Provide external guests with access

Organize Views:
See what students see: Student View
Organize your Dashboard view

Create Quizzes:
Use Quizzes in Canvas

Manage Grades:
Use the Gradebook
Mark Attendance
Provide Extra credit

Student GuideS...

canvas_site_icons-03.png Canvas Tool Integrations:

Gradescope
NameCoach
Piazza
Respondus LockDown Browser
Turnitin
Perusall
Open Learning Initiative (OLI)

canvas_site_icons-02.png TEACHING WITH TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT:

Contact us to get help with Canvas and using technology for teaching and learning.

Contact Us:

canvas-help@andrew.cmu.edu
412-268-9090
9am-5pm, Monday-Friday
24-48 hour response

We Provide:
1-1 Consultations
Group Trainings
Tool Matching