Canvas is a Learning Management System (LMS) created specifically for education institutions.
Current known uses in the sector
- Canvas can be used in Citizenship Preparation, Community Connections, Employment-related, Information and Orientation, Library Settlement Partnership, Settlement Workers in Schools as a tool to create online courses, engage with Newcomers visually, brainstorm ideas, capture Newcomer feedback, ideas, insights, suggestions, comprehension, etc.
A Canvas Free-for-Teacher account has the essential features and functionality of Canvas LMS for free. They have additional paid plans and products.
Ease of use & Accessibility
Find information about accessibility standards here and here.
Canvas is best used through their mobile Android and iOS apps, not mobile web browsers.
Privacy/security features (including data security and message encryption)
Find information about Privacy and Security features.