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Panopto: FAQs for Instructors

Panopto is an audio/video streaming platform that is fully integrated with Glow (Canvas) that offers flexible recording and uploading tools for recording video lessons, integrating lecture slides, and in-video quizzing. Installation Q: How do I download and install the Panopto recorder? Recording Q: How do I create a… Continue reading »

GLOW Gradebook, new 2019

The New GLOW Gradebook   Click to view full size. How do I use the new GLOW Gradebook? How do I use the new GLOW Gradebook? The top of the Gradebook includes global sorting options and settings you can use to organize your Gradebook… Continue reading »

How do I add a syllabus as a Module item?

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link if you are not there. Click the Add Item (+) button Click the Add dropdown menu and select File. Click the New File link, then click the Choose File (or Browse) button. Select your syllabus file on your computer and click Add Item. Continue reading »

Types of Quiz Questions

You can create the following types of quiz questions: Multiple Choice True/False Fill-in-the-Blank Fill-in-Multiple-Blanks Multiple Answers Multiple Drop-down (can be used for Likert scale) Matching Numerical Answer Formula (simple formula… Continue reading »

Course Import Tool

To copy course content, assignments, and quizzes from previous semesters, use the Course Import Tool from the Course Settings. 1. Go to your new course, then in the course navigation menu on the left, click the Settings link. 2. Click the Import Content Content button on the right. 3. Continue reading »

How do I print a signup list?

Note: Our current GLOW Signup Sheet will be retired on Monday, December 21st, 2020. 1.  Go to your signup sheet and click List Openings. 2. Click the printer icon.  It only prints this List Openings view. Continue reading »

How do I delete and edit openings?

Note: Our current GLOW Signup Sheet will be retired on Monday, December 21st, 2020. To delete an opening just click on the red X next to the opening time. The system has a confirmation step to make sure you don’t delete openings with an accidental click.  … Continue reading »

How do I delete a signup sheet that I created?

Note: Our current GLOW Signup Sheet will be retired on Monday, December 21st, 2020. Go to your signup sheet from the Sheets link, then click the X icon for the sheet. NOTE: Deleting a sheet will also delete any associated openings and cancel any signups. An alert will be sent… Continue reading »

How to sign up for openings

Note: Our GLOW Signup Sheet was retired on Monday, December 21st, 2020.   Step 1 1. Click the Signup Sheets link. Step 2 2. Click the Available Openings link. Step 3 3.  Select the correct signup sheet.  You will see a calendar showing all openings for… Continue reading »

How do I post my syllabus?

Modules Click to view full size. Modules (default course Home Page) are used to organize course content by topics, weeks, units, or a different organizational structure. Modules essentially create a one-directional linear flow of what students should do in a course. Each module can contain files,… Continue reading »

Getting Started with Glow

This page provides a how-to guide and an introduction to the key concepts of Glow to help instructors get started. The same content is also available as a downloadable pdf file getting-started. Log in You can login to the Glow service at http://glow.williams.edu. You should… Continue reading »

What’s my username & password?

Your GLOW login ID is your Unix ID (the one *without* @williams.edu), the same username that you use to login to the Password Changer. The password for GLOW is the same one you use for your email and most other College services. You can change your password, and retrieve lost… Continue reading »

Where can I find the Face Book?

Glow’s Face Book feature is available under People. Click “Show Face Book” button to see larger pictures. The Learning Mode is also available there. You can print the page by using your Browser’s print function.  Note: If you are printing from Firefox or Internet Explorer, make sure to check the… Continue reading »

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