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Respondus April 2021 Training Webinars

Instructor Training: Pearson MyLab + Respondus Monitor This webinar is intended for instructors who currently use Pearson MyLab. It will include a demonstration of how to set up and use the new integration with Respondus Monitor, overview of licensing options (including student purchase), best practices, and more.  April 7 from 3pm-4pm – Register Instructor Training: […]

Kaltura March Updates

Kaltura Capture local recording file location change Locating your Personal Capture recordings has just become easier with the addition of the current recoding directory folder now displayed in the settings tab. If you do not see this option in your settings you may need to update your Kaltura Capture program by reinstalling it from MediaSpace. […]

Canvas Tip: How to Fix Images Not Visible when Using the Mobile App

Students using the Canvas Student app have complained of not being able to see images the instructor has shared. To fix this issue, you will need to instruct your students to turn on the “Allow Cross Website Tracking” option in their Canvas Student app settings. This short Images in Canvas video will show them how […]

Examity Trial Reminder Notice

On February 1st we launched a trial of the Examity proctoring solution for the Spring 2021 semester. During the trial, Examity and our existing solution (Respondus) are both available for use. We hope that you will take advantage of this opportunity to try Examity and share your feedback. If Examity is proven to be technologically […]

Organizations in Canvas

In Blackboard, users had to submit a ticket to the IT Support Center in order to have an organization created; this is no longer the case. In addition, as with courses, it is the leader’s responsibility to retrieve all content from their Blackboard organization, including Promotion and Tenure. Here are some steps to take for getting this accomplished: Create an […]

Kaltura February Updates

New Tool Alert – Captions Alignment ToolThis Captions Alignment Tool will allow you to upload a transcript file that will sync with your audio and play as closed captions on your media. Zoom to Kaltura IssuesSome Zoom cloud recordings have failed to upload into Kaltura over this past month. If you have experienced this issue, […]

Canvas Training: Advanced Gradebook, Assignments, and Quizzes

In order to provide faculty with the most thorough and beneficial Canvas gradebook information, a Canvas Learning Specialist from Instructure will deliver a 3-hour training on February 25th, 9:00am-12:00pm. – Register This session will provide a deep dive into advanced features, and how to utilize these with assignments, quizzes and other graded items. Bring your […]

Canvas Faculty Showcase

This event, sponsored by VCU Online, VCU Academic Technologies and the CTLE, provides an opportunity for faculty who have been working in Canvas to share successes and ideas for best practices in using Canvas for teaching. The event is open to faculty presenters as well as faculty who want to learn tricks of the trade. […]

Canvas Tip: Uploading Videos and Large Files

It has always been highly encouraged that users not upload videos directly into Bb but instead upload your videos to Kaltura and then embed or link them into your Course. This can cause issues such as video distortion and, in many cases, students having trouble watching them. This is still the case, and even more […]

Canvas Training: Advanced Gradebook, Assignments, and Quizzes

In order to provide faculty with the most thorough and beneficial Canvas gradebook information, a Canvas Learning Specialist from Instructure will deliver a 3-hour training on February 25th, 9:00am-12:00pm. – Register This session will provide a deep dive into advanced features, and how to utilize these with assignments, quizzes and other graded items. Bring your […]

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