Compare Tools : Canvas to Owlspace

Learning management systems are similar, but not exactly the same. Find out what your favorite OWL-Space tool are called in Canvas.

Comparison of Owl-Space and Canvas Tools

Below you will find a tool mapping for the comparable tool in Canvas.

 Announcements  Posting an announcement to the class Announcements 
 Assignments Private coursework submission and grading Assignments
 Blog   Individual student blogs
 Chat Room   Real-time message posting   chat
 Classrooms  Viewing class time, location & room technology  n/a
 Communications folder  Using CAIN project resources in your course  n/a
 Drop Box   Private file sharing between instructors and students   Several options available
 Email   Emailing one or more course members  Conversations/inbox
 Email Archive   Course email address Mailing Lists
 External Tool   LTI connection to external tools Settings> Apps
 Forums   Posting topics and responses  Discussions 
 Gradebook   Posting grades Grades 
 Lessons   Building and displaying sequenced learning materials  Modules 
 Messages   Private messages to one or more group members  Conversations/ Inbox 
 News   Displaying RSS content  Announcements> Add external feed
 Podcasts   Distributing media  Discussions >Enable Podcast feed
 Polls   Collecting feedback from students Quizzes> Surveys
 PostEm   Posting spreadsheet data to individual students  n/a
 Resources   Posting documents  Files 
 Roster   Site member list  People 
 Schedule   For posting deadlines, events, etc  Calendar
 Search  Searching course content n/a 
 Section Info  Managing sections within the course  Settings>sections
 Sign-up  Online registration for events, office hours, etc   Calendar> Scheduler
 Site Info Course site setup
 Statistics  Site statistics Course Analytics  Course Stats
 Syllabus Posting a summary, outline, requirements, etc.  Syllabus 
 Tests & Quizzes Quizzes, Exams and Surveys  Quizzes
 Web Content Linking to external website Settings > Apps > Redirect Tool 
 Wiki Collaborative authoring of content Pages

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Owner:Christi C.Group:Rice University
Created:2017-06-13 10:58 CDTUpdated:2017-07-12 13:59 CDT
Sites:Rice University
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