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Hypothesis Basics - Start Here

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Hypothesis, (https://web.hypothes.is), is a collaborative annotation tool that makes reading active, visible, and social. With Hypothesis, students engage with their readings, instructors, ideas, and each other in deeper, more meaningful ways.  Hypothesis is integrated with Canvas and student…

Perusall Basics - Start Here

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Perusall, a collaborative annotation and reading tool, is integrated with Canvas. This page provides a roadmap to using Perusall. Note that the links to support documents and online guides will open in a new page. Some will link to the UO Teaching Support and Innovation website resources. Others…

iClicker Basics - Start Here

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The University of Oregon only supports iClicker Classic functionality. We do not support iClicker Cloud. Do not have students register for iClicker Cloud as it will not work for them at UO. Students must purchase a student iClicker remote from the UO Bookstore in order to participate in iClicker…

Browse Canvas How-To Topics

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Announcements & Email Communication Canvas users are able to communicate with their students using both the announcement tool and the email tool. Announcements can go out to students as an email notification as well as being placed on the home page of the course.  Assignments Assignments are…

How to Create a Quiz

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This guide will show you how to create a Canvas quiz.

Canvas Dashboard: Adding and Removing Favorite Courses

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The Canvas Dashboard can display your favorite courses. If you can't view your courses on your Canvas Dashboard, you may need to favorite the course in your Courses list. If you are seeing old courses on your Dashboard, you’ll need to unfavorite them.

Submitting a Panopto Video Assignment

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For assignments requiring a video or audio podcast submission, Panopto is used. Assignments includes both Canvas Assignments and Canvas Discussion Assignments. This document will take you through the steps in Canvas and Panopto for submission of the assignment. For tips on recording with Panopto…

Panopto Basics for Students

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In most courses Panopto videos are used to provide required or supplemental course content. There are some courses that require a video or podcast be submitted for an assignment. The information below supports students’ use of Panopto, including troubleshooting video access issues, recording videos…

Creating Voiceover PowerPoint Videos using Panopto

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Creating a voiceover PowerPoint video using Panopto works well. As with any recording, try a recording with a couple slides to make sure the audio and video are working as you expect. 

SES Response Rate and Reminder Emails

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UO Instructors with the highest SES response rates often report communicating about the value of the survey responses and offering credit, for example, either offering credit to the entire class if the group reached a high response rate, or creating a canvas quiz asking students if they completed…