Canvas-themed Active Teaching Labs

As UW-Madison transitions from D2L and Moodle to Canvas, I’ve been hosting weekly Active Teaching Labs that feature: Early-adopting faculty sharing their stories (successes, challenges, frustrations, workarounds, etc.) of using Canvas tools. Independent, guided, hands-on experience through Activity Sheets (example) on each theme. Quality Q&A and discussion about the pedagogical aspects of the tools and their use —informed by the hands-on experience. It’s been moderately successful with about ~15 coming each week. Afterward, we create a simple recap with takeaways and videos of the Continue reading