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    Canvas is a Learning Management System.  To learn the general instructions for using Canvas as a parent/observer, please take this following Canvas course

    What is a Learning Management System? A Learning Management System (LMS) is a way to simplify teaching and learning by connecting all digital tools teachers, students and parents use into one place. 

    Why are teachers using Canvas? 

    Teachers can use Canvas to:

      • Personalize learning for students
      • Receive and grade student assignments, discussions, and quizzes.
      • Easily align assignments and rubrics to standards and/or learning objectives.
      • Provide students with written, audio, or video feedback and multiple revision/submission opportunities.
      • Organize all work and course-related events into one, drag-and-drop calendar.
      • Push course notifications to students via email and text.

    Why might a student benefit from working in Canvas?

    Students can use Canvas to:

      • Access class materials (calendar, assignments, quizzes, etc.) online using any device or any browser. 
      • Track their progress through ongoing teacher feedback tools.
      • Receive course announcements, grade notifications, etc. instantaneously on their preferred device(s).
      • Easily collaborate with peers and teachers.


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