What are some of the ways to add a padlet to my LMS?

There are a few ways to share a padlet in your LMS:

  1. Paste URL

-Pro: No automatic account creation for students.

-Con: If you don't want students to post anonymously, you will have to ensure accounts are created for them and that they are logged in before they post anything.

Ctrl/Cmd C + V all the way!

  1. Embed Code

-Pro: Easy. Users don't have to leave the LMS to post.

-Con: Students will have to log in manually before posting for them not to be anonymous. Some users might be prevented from posting as a logged-in user by the browser privacy mechanisms.

Instructions on how to embed in an iframe can be found in this article.

  1. Learning Tools Interoperability (aka LTI) for Canvas / Blackboard / Moodle

Backpack members only

-Pro: Students are signed in automatically. Accounts are created for them if they are new.

-Con: Initial setup can be tricky.

Instuctions for Canvas.

Instuctions for Blackboard.

Instuctions for Moodle.

Instructions for Brightspace.


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