What is Canvas Studio?

Canvas Studio is a communication tool that allows instructors and students to actively collaborate through video and audio media. Canvas Studio’s interface lets students and instructors engage with media content by commenting directly on the media timeline (in realtime). Students can learn from each other’s insights as well as from the instructor’s direction and feedback.

Canvas Studio Account

Having a Canvas Studio account instructors can manage their Canvas video and audio media in one location.  Media assets are automatically organized based upon the courses they are add to making it easier for instructors to find, share, and reuse their audio and video content.

How do I use Canvas Studio?


Canvas Studio’s analytics allow instructors and administrators to quickly and easily analyze the media students are viewing, how long they are viewing, and when they stop viewing. This information allows instructors to optimize media to communicate critical information more effectively and monitor student behavior.

How do I view user insights and analytics for Canvas Studio media in Canvas as an instructor?

Canvas Integration

Canvas Studio integrates with Canvas for a seamless learning experience. Canvas Studio media can be embedded in the Rich Content Editor, which is available in multiple feature areas including Assignments, Discussions, and Pages.

How do I use Canvas Studio through the Rich Content Editor in Canvas?

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