Say Hello to the New Canvas Quizzes Tool, Quizzes.Next!

Say Hello to the New Canvas Quizzes Tool, Quizzes.Next!

Want to use Quizzes within your Canvas course(s)? Say hello to the new Canvas Quizzes tool, Quizzes.Next!

What is Quizzes.Next?
Quizzes.Next is an assessment engine that integrates with Canvas as an LTI tool; it replaces Canvas’ classic Quizzes functionality. Currently, it must be manually enabled within individual courses.

Why would I want to use Quizzes.Next?
Quizzes.Next can be used to create assessments using a variety of question types. Quizzes.Next assessments display as assignments in the Assignments page, and can be easily duplicated. (To learn more about the benefits of Quizzes.Next, read the full Canvas Community document here.)

How do I enable Quizzes.Next? 
Quizzes.Next is currently available to all GT instructors. To enable Quizzes.Next for your Canvas course(s):

  1. Within Canvas, select the “Courses” button, then choose an individual course
  2. Go to the bottom of the course menu and select Settings
  3. On the top center menu, select Feature Options
  4. Enable Quizzes.Next by clicking on the sliding bar

That’s it! Now you’re prepped and ready to use Quizzes.Next within your Canvas course!

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