Tech Tips for Teachers

Specifically designed for University of Utah teachers and teaching assistants, Tech Tips for Teachers offers short, practical tips on how to use technology in face-to-face, hybrid, or online classrooms. Tips are published several times a month and also emailed out to interested faculty.

Tech Tip #2016-01:  Minimize Confusion on Discussion Boards

This Tech Tip explains one way to set up Canvas discussion boards so as to minimize confusion. If you’ve used Canvas to assign discussion boards for your students, you have probably also had students who were confused about due dates, forgetting to contribute to a post, or respond to thier classmates....