Faculty often ask how they can use Canvas to track their course attendance.  This is very easy to do, and you start with your raw attendance data.  This data will either be collected manually (for face-to-face classes), or using the reporting mechanism for any synchronous session such as what is available in Microsoft Teams:

Harrisburg University uses Aplus+ attendance software to track attendance in courses. Please plan to track attendance even if the course does not associate a grade with it. To learn more about how to use Aplus+ Attendance, please review the following resource: Aplus+ Attendance. The software should be available from the left hand navigation in each course: