Snapmentor vs Canvas Discussion
Your professors likely have a lot on their plate, so choosing an easy to use social learning/forum solution that actually engages students without pressure from the professor is everything. This page compares two popular options—Canvas Discussion and Snapmentor.
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Professors today have no shortage of tasks to complete. One of the most challenging tasks related to teaching is to facilitate discussion, questions and engagement from students in, and outside of class. The Canvas LMS has many options. One can use the module included in Canvas called Canvas Discussions or integrate a third party solution such as Snapmentor. This page will help you determine what’s best for you and your organization when evaluating what tool you want to use for facilitating discussion.
What is Snapmentor?
Snapmentor is a social learning solution where teachers can set up a community for their class, where students can ask questions, engage, be curious and help each other. Snapmentor is easily integrated into the Canvas platform
What is Canvas Discussion Board?
The Canvas discussion board is a traditional forum included in the Canvas LMS, where students can post questions.
Your digital learning community is the foundation of your digital education. It should keep students engaged, increase learning, save teachers time, and be a safe place for every learner. See how Snapmentor and Canvas Discussion compare across some of the most critical learning community capabilities.