Online Teaching Resources

Canvas and Panopto

Canvas is a cloud-hosted learning management platform. Panopto is a lecture capture and presentation recording tool integrated within Canvas.

  • Canvas Info on MU Teaching Tools
  • Panopto Info on MU Teaching Tools
  • How to install the Panopto Recorder Application
    • On university-owned computers, please locate the Panopto installer located in “Software Center”. If it fails, restart and try again.
    • On personal computers, Panopto is available as a download from Canvas.
    • Note: Some students have reported that they cannot view recording if they are in a playlist. To avoid using playlists, be sure to select the appropriate course folder before recording your presentation.
  • Eric Aldrich and Boden Lyon (MU Course Design & Technology) presented Using Canvas, Zoom and Panopto: Recording from March 13, 2020 (Zoom ~24:15; Panopto ~40:00)

Zoom Videoconferencing — videoconferencing software that may be integrated with Canvas or used as a standalone application.

Electronic Advising – Zoom on MU Connect

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