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Top Hat webinar: Increasing engagement in your course

Top Hat

Please join us for a Top Hat webinar to discuss ways that Rutgers faculty members can use Top Hat in their courses to increase student engagement, gauge student comprehension, and foster a sense of community. Methods for in-person, online, and hybrid teaching modalities will be touched upon. The webinar will also discuss how faculty members … Read More

Upcoming Hypothesis Partner Webinars


Hypothesis is a social annotation tool installed directly in Rutgers Canva. Adding Hypothesis to readings as a Canvas assignment supports student success by placing active discussion right on top of course readings, enabling students and teachers to add comments and start conversations in the margins of texts. To find out how to make reading more … Read More

Feature Release: Jones and Bartlett Learning Navigate

Jones and Bartlett Learning Navigate

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the integration of Navigate, from Jones and Bartlett Learning the provides interactive course materials aligned with course objectives.  Online ebooks are paired with interactive tools.  Students can evaluate comprehension of course materials with assignments and tests. Other features include: Interactive eBook: Complete your reading online or offline with a … Read More

Join Us for PlayPosit Webinars – March 24 and April 8, 2021


PlayPosit 101 – Introduction to in-video interaction for Rutgers March 24, 2021 at 3 PM Learn how to use PlayPosit with your existing Kaltura or YouTube videos to personalize learning pathways, embed simulations, create branching scenarios, build threaded discussion boards, and reinforce objectives with formative assessments. PlayPosit provides multiple interaction types with advance response features … Read More

Canvas Release: Marketplace Simulations

Marketplace Simulation

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the integration of Marketplace Simulations which allow students to experiment with business strategies, test business ideas, and experience the consequences of their actions in a virtual business environment. As students apply the theoretical knowledge they learned in class to make strategic and tactical business decisions in the game, they develop … Read More

Kaltura services are operating normally


Starting around 3:57 PM EST, users were unable to access Kaltura via Mediaspace and the integration in Rutgers Canvas.  Rutgers Kaltura admins determined that authentication processes were not operating as expected.  Working with Rutgers IT staff, Rutgers Kaltura admins determined that the authentication issues were isolated to processes provided by Kaltura.  Kaltura support determined the root … Read More

Kaltura Services Unavailable


Kaltura Mediaspace and the Kaltura integration in Canvas is currently unavailable.  Users will not be able to log into mediaspace.rutgers.edu View Kaltura content embedded on Canvas pages, assignments, or posted as links. Complete Kaltura in-video quizzes. Access My Media and Media Gallery in their Canvas courses. Rutgers IT and others are working to resolve this issue. … Read More

Canvas Release: Alexander Street

Alexander Street

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the integration of ProQuest’s Alexander Street service that provides curated, discipline-focused, primary-source collections, websites, and streaming media for learning and research. The collections deliver previously unavailable content in ways that further research and learning. By using the Canvas integration for Alexander Street, instructors may quickly search and embed content … Read More

Playposit Feature Release: Peer Review, Question Banks and Playlists


Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce that Playposit, a video interaction tool, now includes support for question banks, playlists, and peer review. Peer Review: Use the new peer review application to designate groups in Canvas to review submissions. Learner Benefits – Learners gain valuable feedback opportunities, learn from their peers and develop soft skills beyond … Read More