A customized LMS platform with following features -:
• Ability to Track Attendance and Progress
• Collaboration between Faculty & Students using Chat and Discussion
• Ability to view content hosted in the past such as Lectures,
• Ability to View reports for each student, class, tutor
• Live streaming of Video Lectures (Good to have)
Proposed Open Source LMS – Canvas
Canvas is versatile, customizable and inclusion of extended
application like Google Docs increases the flexibility for
easier file management & managing discussions
Track attendance &
Chat & Discussion
Live Streaming of
View Data of
The Dashboard helps you see what is happening in all your courses and
allows you to figure out what to do next.
Tracking Attendance & Progress
Currently there is not an exclusive Attendance feature in Canvas,
but there are other ways to track attendance.
Create an Attendance "assignment" in your Canvas class, this will
automatically create an associated “Attendance” column in your
course Grade Book.
Here is the Procedure to accomplish the task.
Then, after each class, if there were any absences, you could just update those
students via Speedgrader:
There is an in-built feature in Canvas for tracking progress of
Students. Modules are used to organize course content by weeks,
units, or whatever organizational structure works for your course.
Here is way to track progress -:
Modules displays an overview of each module and the content
within each module.
Any completion requirements are listed below the module content
item. Prerequisite requirements are posted at the bottom of the
Using Chat & Discussion Boards
This is also an inbuilt feature in Canvas. The procedure to start a
chat/discussion with students is very simple.
Here is the procedure to create your own discussion :
View Content Hosted
With module structure in Canvas you have the ability to view
course content by weeks, units, or whatever organizational
structure. You can view past lectures, assignments by viewing the
View Data about Student/Course
You can access data about every student in your course by viewing the
people’s page. Just open the course about which you required
information for a corresponding student.
Open People View data about students
Ability to Broadcast Lecture
Canvas gives you the functionality of uploading your video/audio
lectures for your students.
Video capture and management provider Panopto recently
enhanced its integration with Canvas providing ability to host live
video lecture feature.
It is integrated into Canvas allowing student access to the course
assets from within the LMS. Live and on-demand video is available
to students. This feature has simplified and enhanced the learning
experience in canvas.
Other Useful Feature in Canvas
The SpeedGrader allows to view different types of assignment
submissions in one place, make text and audio comments to students,
and grade using different methods including a simple point scale or a
This feature automatically converts .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx,
and .pdf using Crocodoc, while the rest of the file formats are converted
using either Scribd or Google Preview.
SpeedGrader also supports the
use of Rubrics, which helps in
communicating expectations for
any given assignment, increasing
the chances that students will
turn in better work.
Within one frame, you can view,
grade, start discussions, and
provide students with written,
video & audio commentary
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