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Canvas is a learning management system used by schools and universities. Canvas lets teachers create interactive courses with customizable modules, assignments, quizzes, discussions, and grades. The software allows for real-time feedback and automatic grading. It also includes features such as video conferencing integration, peer review assignments, and plagiarism detection capabilities. As part of its service spectrum - which encompasses both K-12 institutions and higher education establishments - Canvas offers an open-source Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) variant known as the "Canvas Network.

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