Can you nudge a student in starting a little bit earlier?
This app looks at assignments (in Canvas) and combines that with work done by looking at code that is entered in GitHub or Gitlab. This app is especially for software student. If a student is behind compared to its peers, the student will receive a suggestion, urging him/her to start doing some work.
This app called Canvasplanner is based on webtechnology. Every time you start the browser the application will urge you to start doing some work.