Canvas Transition

Berry is moving to Canvas!

Beginning Fall 2018, Berry will transition from Jenzabar’s eLearning platform to Canvas.

Canvas offers:

  • a clean, intuitive design
  • course modules to make it easy to organize content and assignments
  • SpeedGrader for quick entry of feedback and grades
  • course analytics providing a graphical overview of course activity
  • an open platform offering many third-party apps
  • continuous updates
  • excellent support and community resources
Phase 1:
Apr/May 2018​
Full-time faculty apply to use Canvas for Fall semester​
May 2018​
20-40 FT faculty (+ all incoming faculty) selected as controlled release group​
Jul/Aug 2018​
Early Adopters complete training​
Sept/Nov 2018​
Early Adopters participate in feedback sessions​
Phase 2:
Oct 2018​
Faculty can request to use Canvas for Spring semester
Fall/Spring 2018-19​
Regular training opportunities for all faculty​
Phase 3: 
Summer 2019​
100% faculty adoption of Canvas​