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  • Create consistent and easy-to-navigate Zoom links in your course

    Published Apr 13, 2021

    As a teacher, you want your students to easily find Zoom, for example for lectures, without having to look for the link or by contacting you. The stud...

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  • Recommended ways to communicate in Canvas

    Published Apr 13, 2021

    To facilitate the spreading of information to students, E-learning recommends using the Canvas tools "Announcements" and "Inbox", especially for one-w...

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  • Drop-in sessions at E-learning every Friday spring 2021 

    Published Apr 13, 2021

    The first drop-in trial sessions for support from the E-learning team has now turned into regular drop-in sessions. Every Friday at 11-13 o'clock for ...

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  • Examination rooms will get an end date and be in a read-only state

    Published Mar 29, 2021

    To make it easier for teachers and students to find active Canvas rooms, a new routine to manage old examination rooms in Canvas will be introduced du...

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  • The Canvas function KTH Transfer to Ladok eases the examination process

    Published Mar 23, 2021

    When mechatronics teacher Nihad Subasic of the ITM-school realised how few courses used KTH Transfer to Ladok (T2L), he decided to show his co-workers...

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  • Mentimeter taken under management by E-learning

    Published Mar 23, 2021

    Mentimeteris a web-based presentation tool and digital system for interactive polls, quizzes and more for distance learning and classroom teaching. It...

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  • Three new functions in Canvas from the 20th of march 2021

    Published Mar 16, 2021

    From 20/3 2021, students will be able to submit documents via their webcam, teachers will be able to create New Quizzes via modules and assignment sub...

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  • New Webinbox in Ouriginal (previously known as Urkund)

    Published Mar 12, 2021

    The plagiarism review tool Ouriginal (previously known as Urkund) updates their Webinbox on Monday the 15/3. This will only affect those using Ourigin...

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  • Urkund changes name to Ouriginal

    Published Mar 08, 2021

    The tool for plagiarism review in Canvas changes names from Urkund to Ouriginal when the companies Urkund and PlagScan merge. How the tool is used doe...

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  • About exam period P3 and re-exams in April

    Published Feb 24, 2021

    The implementation of examinations in period P3 and re-examinations in April will occur per the First and Second Cycle Education Committee's action pl...

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  • Extra examinations to be offered due to COVID-19

    Published Feb 24, 2021

    Due to the corona pandemic, courses that have been granted campus examination must offer the students an extra examination opportunity to avoid the sp...

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  • Useful functions in the latest Zoom update

    Published Feb 23, 2021

    The latest update of the Zoom software, to version 5.5.2, has some interesting features to anyone using Zoom and to teachers specifically. Read more a...

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  • Teacher stories: "Online videos for education"

    Published Feb 12, 2021

    What is a good educational video and why should one continue to use online videos after we can safely return to an in-person meeting when the pandemic...

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  • New button in Canvas for embedding videos from KTH Play and for Media Gallery

    Published Feb 10, 2021

    Embedding video in Canvas works poorly for some browsers if the video comes from KTH Play. To solve the problem there will be two buttons for "Embed K...

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  • Course room template in Canvas saves time and makes it easier for students

    Published Feb 03, 2021

    During Spring Semester 2022, a course room template will be implemented in all course rooms in Canvas. The purpose of the template is for the course r...

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  • Student stories: "To study in pandemic times" (SWE)

    Published Jan 21, 2021

    Students are not a homogeneous group and the experiences of studying at a distance during the pandemic are different. But the common denominator is th...

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  • Canvas updates 

    Collage with Canvas logo and KTH logo on wall
    Published Jan 18, 2021

    Try a new version of "Assignments", new placement of Student View button and a simpler content editor. Here are some news that are good for you as a t...

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  • Create and publish course memos on the course information site "About course" (SWE)

    Published Dec 10, 2020

    Kristian Fäldt and Åsa Lindström from the IT department talk about and present "About the course"; the site that complements Canvas with the course i...

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  • New content editor in Canvas

    Published Dec 08, 2020

    The content editor, the "tool" you use when creating content on pages, tasks, etc. in Canvas has been redesigned to be easier to navigate. Read more a...

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  • Video captioning in KTH Play (ENG)

    Published Dec 04, 2020

    What is good to think about before captioning video and how do you do it technically? Here you find the documentation (film and link to presentation) ...

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