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Resources for Faculty Available

Resources for Faculty Available

During the past week, faculty have received multiple emails providing them resources for transitioning to a remote teaching and learning environment. Here is a rundown of some of the key resources provided in an effort to support faculty.

Make the Move to Remote Instruction

Make the Move to Remote Instruction

If you have never taught online before, this may feel like a daunting task. But there are many online solutions to the types of assessments you deliver in your face-to-face courses.

Why I Love…Rubrics in Canvas

Why I Love…Rubrics in Canvas

Using rubrics in Canvas can make the grading process much more efficient. Learn how to create a rubric, attach a rubric to a discussion board and to an assignment, and how to grade with a rubric.

Expand Your Canvas Knowledge with Upcoming Workshops

Expand Your Canvas Knowledge with Upcoming Workshops

Learn ways to leverage Canvas in your courses by attending free workshops from the Instructional Design/Technology (ID/T) team. UMKC faculty, staff, and graduate assistants may register for the free sessions on our workshops calendar. The Canvas 101 and Build Your...

Rio Sloan: Instructional Technologist

Rio Sloan: Instructional Technologist

The UMKC Instructional Design/Technology Team would like to welcome Rio Sloan to our team. Rio joins the ranks as an Instructional Technologist.

Copyright, Canvas Commons, and Coursepacks

Copyright, Canvas Commons, and Coursepacks

Canvas Commons allows you to find, import, and share learning resources with other educators. UMKC Libraries provide copyright guidance for Courses and Coursepacks.

How To Hide Grades While Grading in the Canvas Gradebook

Last month, we announced Canvas’ updated “Hide/Post Grades” feature. This month, we take a more in-depth look at the various ways this feature can be used by instructors in Canvas. The primary takeaways from each of the feature options is that instructors who wish to...

Upcoming Panopto Outage

UMKC’s Panopto cloud site will be upgraded to the latest release and will be unavailable for a few hours in January.