Learning Analytics

Introduction to Learning Analytics for Instructors – Online Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • August 27, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, actively participate in course activities, and connect with their peers. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in achieving these teaching (more…)

Introduction to Learning Analytics for Instructors


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, participate in course activities, connect with their peers, and are invested in learning. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in (more…)

Improving your multiple-choice assessments with Canvas Quiz Statistics


Event Date & Time

  • September 18, 2019
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to Canvas Quiz Statistics, a learning analytics tool that provides instructors with useful data and visualizations, including an overview of students’ highest and lowest quiz scores, the average amount of time spent in a quiz, and the distribution of student responses.  Quiz Statistics is available through Canvas to all (more…)

Using the learning analytics tool OnTask to provide mass personalized feedback


Event Date & Time

  • October 16, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Giving timely, relevant feedback to students is a critical aspect of good teaching and supporting student success. With increasing class sizes and student diversity in many higher education institutions, providing personalized feedback to students can be difficult due to limited time and resources available to instructors. This workshop provides an introduction to OnTask, a learning (more…)

Introduction to the Canvas API for Instructors


Event Date & Time

  • November 7, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Did you know that Canvas has an API (Application Programming Interface) that allows users to interact with Canvas using code? All UBC students, faculty, TAs, and staff are able to access the Canvas API simply by virtue of having a Canvas account.  In this workshop, instructors will learn how to access the Canvas API and (more…)

Introduction to Learning Analytics for Instructors


Event Date & Time

  • December 3, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, participate in course activities, connect with their peers, and are invested in learning. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in (more…)