Upcoming Canvas Training

In Announcements, by , on July 21st, 2016

Canvas Basics Parts 1, 2, and 3 will guide instructors through the most fundamental features and use of Canvas, whether the courses are online, hybrid, or face-to-face. Canvas Basics Part 1 will be held in VINI 107 during the week of Aug. 1-5.

  • Monday, Aug. 1: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 3: 1 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 4: 2  to 3:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Aug. 5: 10 to 11:30 a.m.

As seating is limited to 15 per session, please reserve you spot by emailing ssadare@niagara.edu. If you cannot make any of these times, you can always set up one-on-one Canvas training. Just email ssadare@niagara.edu to schedule sessions that are convenient for you.

For the full schedule, please visit http://www.niagara.edu/instructional-support-events/.

Canvas Basics Part 1 will cover:

  • Navigating the Canvas interface
  • Setting up the course Home Page
  • Managing content migrated over from Blackboard
  • Utilizing the Canvas Calendar and Syllabus
  • Getting organized with Modules
  • Course Settings
  • Establishing scope and sequence using Modules
  • Basic Assignments, Discussions, and Quizzes set up
  • Building content using the Rich Content Editor