Second Week of Canvas Training for Faculty

In Announcements, by , on July 28th, 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 answer

Canvas Basics Part 2 will cover:

Going deeper into Pages, Assignments, Discussions, and Quizzes

Adding useful apps to your Rich Content Editor and how to use the apps

Using Rubrics

The Canvas Gradebook and SpeedGrader

Creating Assignment Groups and Weighted Grading

What, why, and how you should hide items from students

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