Canvas Overview

The Canvas Overview covers the basics of setting up your Canvas course shell. Topics covered in this session include:

  • Account & Notifications Settings
  • Setting the Home Page
  • Editing the Course Navigation Menu
  • Understanding Modules, Pages and Files
  • Discussions
  • Grades
  • Creating Assignments
  • Creating the Syllabus
  • Student view
  • Adding TAs and other Teachers

Reserve your seat in one of these training sessions. All of our events are located on our events page.

Canvas Assignments and Grade Book

This session builds on the Canvas Overview class and provides more detail on the Assignments and Grades tools. Instructors will learn about:

  • assignment submission types 
  • assignments for integrated tools, 
  • allowing extra credit
  • importing grades from scantron sheets
  • grading on a curve
  • grade book sorting and organization
  • using SpeedGrader
  • understanding the student view of grades 

Reserve your seat in one of these training sessions. All of our events are located on our events page.

Open Help Hours

Instructors can drop by 130 Heinkel Building on Thursdays between 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm for one-on-one assistance with Canvas or any of the centrally-supported teaching technologies. You can also get help virtually at http://bit.ly/CDRCollabUltra.