What is Cirrus?
Cirrus is Paradigm’s Microsoft® Office Web-based training and assessment program. Its live assessments and interactive tutorials help students master Office application skills through hands-on learning, while real-time analytics and dashboards give instructors immediate performance insights. This information is now easily accessible through Canvas’ advanced capabilities and clean, mobile-friendly design.
Launched in 2011, Canvas is one of the fastest-growing LMS platforms in higher education because of its flexible design and advanced technology. By offering Cirrus on the Canvas platform, Paradigm can reach more students and instructors who want a smarter, simpler experience.
Before you begin using Cirrus, you need to do the following:
Verify you have purchased a Cirrus Activation Code.
A computer with 512kbps download speed.
Beginning with Cirrus
You would have created login credentials during your registration on the Student Registration page.
STEP 1: Enter the username and password in the sign in page: https://cirrus-canvas-staging.blueearth.net/
Once you login to Cirrus, you will be redirected to the Dashboard. The dashboard displays all of the courses the user has enrolled in. It also provides real time feedback on system requirements, provides help and allows you to communicate directly with Technical Support.