11trees Announces Canopy, the Discussion Forum Engagement Solution for Canvas LMS

  Austin, TX – July 8, 2019 –11trees LLC, an EdTech company helping scale 1-to-1 engagement, today announced the general availability of Canopy, a cloud solution that helps instructors effectively manage online discussion forums in the Canvas LMS. Canopy is a...

Canopy Success Story: Respond to Two by…

It's 8 pm on a Thursday. Your students submitted their discussion prompts in Canvas LMS earlier in the week. By 8 pm on Thursday, they needed to reply to two classmates. I don't need to set the scene any further. You've been there. You know how tedious it is to sort...

11trees launches the free Canopy beta

Are you frustrated with online discussions and teach with Canvas LMS? Welcome to the free beta of Canopy – escape endless scrolling and engage students in less time.

11trees Sponsors the 2023 Western Regional Legal Writing Conference

The law is complicated. Feedback shouldn't be. For many years 11trees has aided Legal Writing professors with its Legal Writing Edition Library for Annotate PRO. Collaboration and continual improvement are at the core of our mission as a company that helps educators...

Speed Up Presentation Feedback with AP’s Presentation Skills Edition

Giving feedback on presentations is hard. How do you provide specific, actionable feedback on body language, voice, slide design, content, and handling Q&A without creating a lot of “take home” work? We created the Presentation Skills Edition library of expert...

A Biased Comparison: Canvas Comment Libraries and Annotate PRO

We deeply appreciate Canvas - for the competition they bring to the LMS space, for their wonderful APIs, the community they've created and their generous partnership program. Canvas has always cared about learning and clients vs. (for instance) suing competitors over...

The Science Behind Effective Feedback: Leveraging Annotate PRO in Your Classroom

Explore the science behind effective feedback practices in education and learn how Annotate PRO supports these strategies to improve learning outcomes in your classroom.

11trees’ Solutions Free Through December 31, 2020

Educators around the world are adjusting to a new reality that requires all teaching be delivered online. One of our most compelling and effective tools - our physical presence - has been taken off the table, at least for the foreseeable future (and none of us can see...

Learn about Checklists! Annotate Pro December 2023 webinars…

Join a December 2023 Annotate PRO info session and get AP+ free for 3 months.

Tips for Library Design

Tyler Wenzel is the organizational brains behind the structure of many of 11trees' licensable Libraries as well as over half a dozen Libraries custom designed for 11trees’ clients. Here he shares some of his top tips for designing an easy-to-navigate Library. In 2018,...

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Peer Review — Results of a Survey of Educators

Peer Review — Results of a Survey of Educators

We want to thank the forty-four educators who took the time to respond to our survey about the peer review process. In this blog post, we’ll share some of the raw data and break down the common themes from the responses. About the Respondents About three-quarters of...

Annotate PRO vs Canvas Comment Banks (Libraries)

Annotate PRO vs Canvas Comment Banks (Libraries)

One of Annotate PRO’s (AP) greatest strengths is its ability to work almost anywhere you can insert text. You’re not tied to using it inside a single LMS or app. AP particularly shines through in its integration with Canvas LMS with unique features like student...

Canopy Success Story: Respond to Two by…

Canopy Success Story: Respond to Two by…

It's 8 pm on a Thursday. Your students submitted their discussion prompts in Canvas LMS earlier in the week. By 8 pm on Thursday, they needed to reply to two classmates. I don't need to set the scene any further. You've been there. You know how tedious it is to sort...