Canvas Training for faculty: Part 2 – Aug. 8-12

In Announcements, by , on August 8th, 2016

Canvas Basics continues with Parts 2 during the second week of August. All training will be held in VINI 107. As Part 2 will also be hands-on, please bring a flash drive loaded with the following materials to the Canvas Basics Part 2 training session:

  • A Word document
  • A Rubric if you have one
  • Some quiz questions:
    • 1 multiple choice
    • 1 true or false
    • 1 fill in the blank
    • 1 short answerGoing deeper into Pages, Assignments, Discussions, and QuizzesUsing RubricsCreating Assignment Groups and Weighted Grading
    • What, why, and how you should hide items from students
    • The Canvas Gradebook and SpeedGrader
    • Adding useful apps to your Rich Content Editor and how to use the apps
    • Canvas Basics Part 2 will cover:

Why you should use Canvas in your face-to-face classes

Canvas Basics Part 2

Monday, Aug. 8, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 10, 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 11, 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 12, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

As seating is limited to 15 per session, please reserve you spot by e-mailing If you cannot make any of these times, you can always set up one-on-one Canvas training. Just e-mail and we can schedule sessions that are convenient for you. For the full schedule, please visit