Those familiar with the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) and LTIs will be excited to know that OIT’s Academic Technology Operations team has recently improved the request process and service page to improve transparency with the SMU community. While in the past, many extensions to Canvas have been handled by LTI, they are not the only way to extend functionality. Since not all integrations are LTIs, these set of tools will now be referred to as Canvas Integrations, basically, the external software tools through which platforms like Canvas offer additional instructional functionality and share verifiable personal data about LMS users with external software vendors, such as Zoom or Panopto. Continue reading Canvas Integrations Request Process Gets Update
The new term is upon us, and as a faculty member, you might be feeling overwhelmed. At OIT, we have dozens of people and resources to help you get going and provide a little relief.
We recently discussed on IT Connect, our IT Help Desk is your best option for timely support with your tech support questions. Whether it is in person, on the phone, or via chat, we are here to help. All the Help Desk staff are HDI certified and committed to providing exceptional service.
Of course, if you are running into technical difficulties during a class, we recommend Continue reading Faculty Support and Resources for the Fall Term
In Canvas Corner, we discuss the new features and enhancements available in Canvas. All updates will be available in Canvas on the 3rd weekend of the month. Continue reading Canvas Corner: July 2022 Edition
Whether you’re looking for a quick refresher or are using Canvas for the first time, our Canvas Boot Camp sessions are sure to have the info you need to start the semester off right! Continue reading Canvas Boot Camp Returns This Summer!