Category Archives: Canvas LTI Tools


MiVideo is U-M’s media streaming service. This content management service helps organize, catalog, share, search, and publish multimedia content. Powered by Kaltura, MiVideo offers unlimited streaming and management consoles that make it easy to tag and filter content, as well as control access. It offers captioning, transcripts, and some security features not available with some other video streaming services. The Canvas integration includes the Media Gallery, which lets … Continue reading MiVideo »


M-Write, a project funded by the Third Century Initiative, focuses on implementing writing-to- learn pedagogies in large-enrollment courses in multiple departments in LSA and the College of Engineering. Although M-Write is tailored to meet the goals of individual faculty members, the general process follows a similar plan. First, faculty members identify key concepts that they want students to learn in the course and M-Write staff … Continue reading M-Write »

Canvas Badges

Canvas Badges former Badgr is a digital credentialing tool that is available for U-M instructors and organizations. (Digital credentials are sometimes also called micro-credentials.)  Badges can be used as a stand-alone destination for learners (see the example below) or can be used as to award credentials within a Canvas site. To set up Canvas Badges integration with Canvas contact Join the Micro-credentialing community of … Continue reading Canvas Badges »