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July 11, 2011 by Grover Featured, LMS Applications No Comments

Canvas is a modern take on an LMS by Instructure. It uses up-to-date technologies and a modern approach to user interface design to create a holistic, clean interface built around student and instructor workflows.

JMU has an evaluation Canvas account at http://jmu.instructure.com. If you’d like access to it, just contact Grover at saundebn@jmu.edu.

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Initial Blackboard log file analysis

July 7, 2011 by knab2ar Assessment, Blackboard, Featured No Comments

I started working on the Blackboard log file analysis to find out which features are used and how heavily.  I only imported log files for July 1 through July 7, so this is not necessarily representative, but I think it shows that the data for a full year would give us a good idea of what users are doing. … Continue Reading


June 29, 2011 by Kevin Hegg Featured, LMS Applications, Sakai No Comments

I have created a hosted SAKAI course. Log in and go to the backroom for more details.

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