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Canvas, CTE, Educational Technology, Trainings, Workshop

PAINTing the Canvas

March¬†has been filled with GOBLINs (traditional and #netnarr surprises), preparing for #OLCInnovate,¬†#Domains17,¬†and planning a new training program called PAINT Canvas. For the last year that I’ve facilitated¬†Canvas training, much of my energy has been spent on-boarding instructors into the new Canvas software while helping them think through how this¬†impacts their course design. Canvas Camp is […]

Conference, CTE, Domains, Educational Technology, Presentation

Domains17 Conference Proposals

I’m already anticipating the #Domains17 conference¬†slated for¬†June 5-6th this summer. Much of my excitement is a direct result of¬†the folks who will attend this conference as #Domains17 will be bring together many of the minds focused on Domain of One’s Own (DoOO) projects and beyond. Individuals like Martha Burtis (headlining!), Jim Groom, Tim Owens, Adam […]

Canvas, CTE, Educational Technology, Resource, Trainings

Our Most Important Canvas Training

Last¬†week was the 19th Canvas Camp hosted at the University of Oklahoma. Looking back on its evolution from¬†May 2016 to today,¬†the dozens of courses developed by participating¬†instructors, and the feedback I’ve received, Canvas Camp is an ongoing success. Background Canvas Camp is intended to teach instructors¬†how to use Canvas while they are producing their first […]

API, CTE, Educational Technology, Reflections

A Learning Management System with a Future?

I recently attended a demonstration of Canvas and wanted to give some of my thoughts on this educational tool. Already, Canvas possesses the baseline features of a Learning Management System (LMS) such as content distribution, grade management, discussion forums, etc., but beyond these fundamental ingredients, there are several parts of Canvas that I found interesting […]