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Discussion Post Ratio (Canvas LMS)

The Discussion Post Ratio report is commonly used to inform discussion engagement evaluations for both learners and instructors.

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Location: Reports > Activity Reports > Forum

GENERAL REPORT OVERVIEW

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SPECIFIC REPORT INFORMATION 

THIS REPORT'S FILTER(S):

  • Course:  Select the specific course to appear on the report (i.e. Selecting "Accounting" will only show user's activity in this course)
  • User Role:  Select the role in Canvas to appear in the report (i.e. Selecting "Mentor" will only show the users who have the Mentor role)
  • Discussion: Select the discussion in the course to appear on the report (i.e. Selecting "Announcements" will only show user's activity in this discussion)

THIS REPORT'S DATE FILTER(S):  Time will filter by Forum Creation Date in the LMS system (i.e. Selecting "Last Month" will only show discussions that were created in the LMS system in the last month)

THIS REPORT'S COLUMNS:

Course  Course name as entered in the LMS system
Discussion Post The name of the Discussion associated with the course
# Of [User Role] Posts The amount of the chosen role's posts (i.e., # Of Teacher Posts)
# Of Student Posts The amount of learners' posts
[User Role] To Student Post Ratio Ratio between chosen role and learner posts
Date of Post The date of the post
Instructor Course instructor as entered in the LMS system

 

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