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On Monday, August 19, 2019, the New Gradebook will be activated in Canvas. The New Gradebook offers a number of enhanced features including a better user experience addressing user-suggested improvements, more flexible and intuitive grading, and improved accessibility support.
How to integrate MacMillian Launchpad with your Canvas Course
Welcome to 2019! With this new year comes new features in Canvas and some best practices when using Canvas.
An instructor can arrange to have papers submitted to the Canvas Assignments tool checked, by Turnitin, for potential unoriginal content by comparing submitted papers to several databases using a proprietary algorithm.  

Turnitin scans the Internet, its own databases, and also has licensing agreements with large academic proprietary databases. Instructors receive (in the Canvas Assignments tool) an “Originality Report” from Turnitin for each student submission.

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Pearson MyLab & Mastering is an interactive educational system designed to accompany textbooks published by Pearson Education. When this tool is added to a Canvas course, instructors and their students can use Pearson's interactive instructional materials, including homework, quizzes, and multimedia tutorials. Grades earned in MyLab & Mastering quizzes and homework assignments can be synced to the Canvas Gradebook. For more about this service, see Pearson MyLab & Mastering .
How to easily shift your course event dates using the Canvas Calendar!
Top ten things faculty should know in Canvas.
Instructors can hide totals in students' grade summaries. By default, totals are visible to students. For courses using weighted assignment groups, assignment group totals are also hidden from students.
How do I use the Accessibility Checker in the Rich Content Editor of Canvas?
This article provided instructions on how to copy content from one course to another within Canvas.
How do I hide the grade distribution graphs from students in my Canvas course site?

By default, Canvas allows students to see grade distribution graphs for each assignment. This means is that students can view their score, the high score, the low score, and the mean for each individual assignment. If you do not want your students to see this data, follow the instructions below:
How do I hide the totals for my students' grade summaries in Canvas?

By default, the total course grade will appear for students in their Canvas Grades area, and automatically re-calculates whenever you add or change an assignment grade. Instructors may choose to hide the total course grade from their students until they are completely finished grading for the term. If you do not want your students to see this data, follow the instructions below