An interactive video tool from Canvas. Access is currently restricted to a pilot.
Camtasia is ideal for screencasting to faculty who plan to spend as much time editing their videos as they do planning and recording them.
The Canvas Video recorder is built into the LMS and allows faculty and students to record quick, immediate video responses.
The Lightboard studio allows the creation of highly visible sketches and equations during a lecture, in a natural way, without post-production editing.
One Button Studio
An easy, self-sufficient production studio, requiring no tech set-up or support. Users press one button and start recording.
The DL staff recommends using Screencast-O-Matic Pro when you want to create a video very quickly and share it immediately, with little to no time spent editing or reviewing the video before sharing it.
Canvas Collaborations integrates with Google Docs to simplify the collaborative process.
Students can create groups of their own, or an instructor can set up groups.
The Canvas Discussion Boards are a central piece of the Canvas LMS and allow for asynchronous student conversation.
Nebula is a graphic interface for discussion boards, developed by Northwestern’s McCormick School of Engineering.