Teacher Tech blog with Alice Keeler

Paperless Is Not a Pedagogy

Alice Keeler

No Clicks Necessary in Canvas LMS

Teacher Mentor Marcia Carrillo shares her FREE Webinar and Slides on how to create pages & assignments using Canvas LMS!
No Clicks Necessary in Canvas LMS
Marcia Carrillo’s FREE Webinar about creating Pages & Assignments using Canvas LMS!

Creating Pages In Canvas LMS

My favorite feature about Canvas LMS is creating Pages and embedding websites.  Instead of links, students can immediately engage with the content without clicking, searching, and opening an extra tab. I recommend these apps to create pages using the “embed” feature with Flipgrid, Padlet, Geogebra, and Desmos. Even Google Slides, Docs, Sheets and YouTube videos  can be embedded for an enhanced learning experience. In my webinar and presentation I provide screenshots and a tutorial of how to create these interactive pages.

Creating Assignments in Canvas LMS

Google Drive Cloud Assignment is the updated version in Canvas LMS of accessing your Google Drive to create assignments for each student.  This feature allows each student to have their own copy of a Google Doc, Sheet, or Slides. Assignments can also be created without using Google Drive as many educators use Microsoft or other platforms and Canvas integrates with numerous companies. In my presentation and webinar, I provide a step-by-step guide to creating assignments using the external tool” feature.  


About the Author

Guest Blog by Marcia Carrillo.  Marcia has been a secondary educator for over 30 years and is currently teaching Independent Studies at a  high school in California. She has earned her B.S. in Physical Education and Biology and her M.A. in Organizational Leadership.  She presented at #FallCUE in 2019 with her Mentor team.She is passionate about student centered learning and using technology to improve learning and engage students.  She can be followed at @MCarrilloEDU on Twitter and Instagram

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