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ELMS Incompatible with Safari 8
Posted: 11/26/2014 - 9:40am

Mac users may be negatively impacted when trying to access ELMS with the new Safari 8 browser, which is built into the OS X 10.10 Yosemite operating system. Many features, such as Speed Grader and assignment grouping, are not currently compatible with this new Safari release. Instructure engineers are working to update Canvas software to be compatible with Safari 8. As of October 24, 2014, Canvas supports the most recent versions of Flash and the following web browsers:

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New ELMS Look and Feel
Posted: 09/25/2014 - 8:58am

On Saturday, September 27, ELMS Canvas will have a few changes to its look and feel. The biggest change is that the Assignments top menu item will no longer be present. To-Do, Upcoming Assignments, and Recent Feedback are still readily available in the right-hand navigation area when one first logs on to ELMS and from within courses as they have been in the past. Canvas received considerable feedback that the Assignments top menu item was a source of confusion for students and instructors...

Fall 2014 ELMS Reminders
Posted: 08/29/2014 - 2:59pm

Welcome to the Fall 2014 term!  Here are a few reminders of actions you may need to take to ensure a smooth start to your use of ELMS this semester.

  • Be sure to publish your ELMS course to send an invitation to students to access your course.
  • ELMS spaces for courses identified as independent study are no longer automatically created.  If you need an ELMS space for one of these courses either...

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Dr. Stacy J. Kosko will discuss the aims and format of her "International Development and Conflict Management" Global Classroom course, which...

11/21/2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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11/18/2014 - 12:30pm to 1:00pm

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Instructors who are new to ELMS want to know: how do I get a course space and manage its enrollments? how do I communicate with my students? how...

05/29/2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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