Office of eLearning

software & tools

Canvas is a web-based learning management system, or LMS. SLCC faculty and students use Canvas to access and manage online course learning materials.

Students and faculty can access Canvas using their LoLA username and password.

The eLearning team has identified frequently used resources in the Canvas Guides and included them here for your convenience.

Student Guides – Coming soon!

SLCC provides all faculty and students with premium access to Grammarly. Grammarly premium access includes a spelling and grammar checker, tone indicator, and plagiarism checker. Use your SLCC email address to access the premium features. Download Grammarly and get the extension for your browser. Sign up for Grammarly. Be sure to use your SLCC email address to unlock premium features.

Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor allows learners to maintain their academic integrity while completing Canvas quizzes in a remote setting. The Respondus Lockdown Browser can be used on your Windows/Mac laptop and desktop. The lockdown browser is also available for use on Chromebooks and iPads, but it is not available for use on mobile phones.

Respondus Monitor is the viewing add-on to the Lockdown Browser. Students must have an accessible camera/webcam on their device in order to use this feature. Instructors are required to include the use of these tools in their syllabus and reserve the right to determine when they use this tool.

Browse the useful Respondus Instructor videos for how to download and use Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor.

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