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Hundreds of features. All working together. To help make teaching and learning easier.

Simplifies Teaching and Learning

  • CANVAS COMMONS

    Share more easily, more intuitively, with no compromises.

  • AUDIO AND VIDEO MESSAGES

    Give better feedback and help students feel more connected with audio and video messages.

  • AUTOMATED TASKS

    Manage your class more quickly and more easily with automated tasks.

  • BADGES

    Customise and award badges for attendance, behavior, and participation.

  • CALENDAR

    Keep track of important dates and events with the Canvas Calendar.

  • CHAT

    Chat with other students or teachers in real-time.

  • COLLABORATIVE WORKSPACES

    Work together seamlessly by using the right technologies in the right ways in Canvas.

  • COMMON CORE AND STATE STANDARDS

    Easily align instruction to the Common Core and state standards.

  • COURSE COPY, MIGRATION, IMPORT/EXPORT

    Easily import your courses into Canvas.

  • COURSE CREATION

    Create courses manually or one at a time.

  • CUSTOMISED NAVIGATION

    Canvas intelligently adds course navigation links as teachers create courses.

  • DASHBOARD AND ACTIVITY STREAM

    See the latest, most relevant course information right when you log in.

  • DISCUSSIONS

    Help students think deeper about the content they’re learning through Discussions.

  • EPORTFOLIOS

    Create learning-centered ePortfolios that aggregate both new and past work.

  • GRAPHIC ANALYTICS AND REPORTING

    Turn student performance and usage data into meaningful insights that can inform instruction and help teachers differentiate when needed.

  • GROUPS

    Students can share, collaborate, and discuss ideas as part of a Group.

  • INTEGRATED MEDIA RECORDER

    Record audio and video messages within Canvas.

  • LEARNING MASTERY GRADEBOOK

    Measure and track student performance and make informed instructional decisions with the Learning Mastery Gradebook.

  • MODULES

    Stay better organised and direct learning based on prerequisites with Modules.

  • NOTIFICATION PREFERENCES

    Receive updates when and where you want-by email, text message, and even Facebook.

  • OUTCOMES

    Assess and prepare students to be assessed on standards.

  • PAGES

    Create wiki-like pages to share content or information.

  • PARENT CO-ENROLLMENT

    Connect parents to students' classes automatically-giving them the insight to help their child(ren) be successful.

  • PREVIEW TOOL

    Quickly preview documents without downloading or being redirected to another page.

  • PROFILES

    Introduce yourself to your students or classmates with a Canvas profile.

  • QUIZZES

    Canvas facilitates online quizzes, exams, and surveys via Quizzes.

  • RICH CONTENT EDITOR

    Build rich, engaging content through text, images, equations, videos, and more.

  • ROLES AND PERMISSIONS

    Set role-based permissions.

  • RSS SUPPORT

    Pull feeds from external sites into courses and push out secure feeds for all course activities.

  • SPEEDGRADER

    Grade assignments in half the time.

  • STUDENT VIEW

    Teachers can preview assignments and other course elements as students see them.

  • WEB CONFERENCING

    Engage in synchronous online communication.

Plays Well With Others

  • BROWSER SUPPORT

    Connect to Canvas from any Web-standard browser.

  • DOWNLOAD AND UPLOAD ZIP FILES

    Work in Canvas on or offline-it’s up to you.

  • LANGUAGE SUPPORT (INTERNATIONALIZATION)

    Make sure Canvas speaks your (and your students') language.

  • LTI INTEGRATIONS

    Use the tools you want with LTI integrations.

  • MOBILE

    Engage students in learning anytime, anywhere from IOS, Android, or any mobile device with a Web-standard browser.

  • MULTIMEDIA INTEGRATIONS

    Insert audio, video, text, images, and more at every learning contact point.

  • OPEN API

    With its open API, Canvas easily integrates with your IT ecosystem.

  • RELIABILITY

    Canvas comes with a 99.9% guaranteed uptime.

  • SIS INTEGRATION

    Connect Canvas with your SIS.

Lossless Learning

  • CANVAS POLLS

    Gauge comprehension and incorporate formative assessment without the need for “clicker” devices.

  • MAGICMARKER

    Track in real-time how students are performing and demonstrating their learning.

  • QUIZ STATS

    Analyze and improve individual assessments and quiz questions.

  • LEARNING MASTERY FOR STUDENTS

    Empower students to take control of their learning.

Demo / Trial

There’s no better way to learn how Canvas can revolutionise your institution’s learning environment than putting it to the test. We think you’ll love it.

CUSTOM DEMO

For institutions located in Hong Kong, we can arrange a custom demo session on your campus.

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