Course Management

BOX provides 50 gigabytes of storage space (10 times more than Bearspace) per person to allow storage of documents, notes, graphics and homework, accessible from anywhere via the internet. It provides Baylor students, faculty and staff connected to the Internet a place to store, retrieve, and share files (text, graphics, etc.) through a network file storage system.

Canvas is the new Learning Management System for Baylor faculty, staff and students, beginning Fall, 2014. Canvas provides an easy-to-navigate user interface that integrates well with the latest mobile devices and current web technologies. In addition, Baylor subscribes to Canvas’ Tier One 24x7 phone support. Faculty, staff and students will be able to call a dedicated phone number, at the time most convenient to them, for one-on-one assistance from Canvas. This new service will be in addition to the support normally provided by our Electronic Library and Baylor HelpDesk.

Blackboard is a course management system that allows instructors to make course materials and resources readily available to students via the web and to engage students in online collaboration projects. Blackboard will be fully available with all of its current features and services through the 2014-2015 academic year. Courses may be taught in Blackboard, Canvas, or both during the transition period.

Classroll provides faculty with access to their class rosters in multiple formats - formatted for printing (with student photos for the faculty member of record), email address book (Outlook contacts file), and file for importing into MicroGrade or Excel.

Paw Prints is the 400 page print allowance print management system for students. The remaining print allowance balance does not roll over to the next semester.