Balancing In case you missed it, Florida International University provided inspiring examples of how they have overcome the villains of limited time, resources, and technical skills to successfully develop highly engaging and accessible Canvas courses.
If you’d like to see more of our past webinars, you can access them all on our website.
This video introduces DesignPLUS Customizations and the various levels of customization that are available. You can also watch these additional videos that will help you manage your Customizations account settings and build a custom theme!
Want to learn more about DesignPLUS Customizations? Check out the DesignPLUS Admin Guide.
Would you love to hear more reasons why the design of online courses really matters? Building on the very popular Design Matters webinar we held in November, we’ve launched a new monthly email – the Design Matters Digest – to continue bringing together research and action to help you improve the design of your Canvas courses. If you missed our first edition, you can read it here.
We are super excited to announce the first of a few forthcoming new tools in DesignPLUS: The Columns tool will provide the game-changing ability to create flexible Canvas page layouts that will help you present content in new ways, make better use of space, reduce the need for scrolling, and improve accessibility!
This new tool will be available in early February – keep your eye on the Release Notes for DesignPLUS to learn more!
To make this exciting new offering as valuable as possible, we need your contributions! Please consider submitting a Theme, Style, Template, or other custom asset that you’ve created using DesignPLUS. Need more motivation? We’re going to be rewarding those who contribute to the Library!
Do you have questions about the new DesignPLUS Sidebar? Join us for an upcoming live Q&A session, hosted by DesignPLUS experts at Cidi Labs who are eager to help answer your questions.
Looking to inspire and train your faculty in instructional design at the same time? Bellevue College used DesignPLUS and TidyUP to create engaging, accessible faculty development courses that excited faculty and helped convert them to start using the tools and practices in their own courses. With the help of tools from Cidi Labs, they designed and built the entire training program in 5 months! You won’t want to miss this free webinar with Betsy Zahrt Geib, Associate Director of Instructional Design and Raji Sundar, Instructional Designer from Bellevue College’s eLearning team.