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Canvas Workshops & Online Tutorials

This article applies to: Blackboard to Canvas Migration


Moving from Blackboard to Canvas 

Workshops and Webinars:

Learn different ways to import content from Blackboard directly into Canvas. We will compare Blackboard to Canvas, learn to explore different methods and approaches of to moving content into Canvas depending on course specifics, and consider how to best re-organize material to make the best use of Canvas. Offered in person or via webinar. 

Recorded Webinar of Moving from Blackboard to Canvas Workshop

Face-to-Face Sessions:

  • 12/11/18, 3:00-4:30pm, G-27 Stimson
  • 12/18/18, 10:00-11:30am, G-27 Stimson
  • 1/8/19, 3:00-4:30pm, G-27 Stimson
  • 1/14/18, 10:00-11:30, G-27 Stimson

Webinars:

  • 12/10/18, 10:00-11:00am, Webinar
  • 12/17/18, 2:00-3:00pm, Webinar

Register for one or more of these workshops

Getting Started in Canvas 

Workshops and Webinars:

Explore how Canvas can facilitate student learning. Specifics include how to create and share announcements, post a syllabus, add and organize content in ways that help students succeed, and publish your course. This workshop is recommended either as a follow-up workshop after Moving from Blackboard to Canvas or as a stand-alone workshop for those who want to start a Canvas course from scratch. Offered in person and via webinar. 

Recorded Webinar of Getting Started in Canvas Workshop

Face-to-Face Sessions:

  • 12/5/18, 10:00-11:00am, 30-B Mann Library - Session is Full
  • 12/6/18, 10:00-11:00am, G-27 Stimson - Session is Full
  • 12/10/18, 3:00-4:30pm, G-27 Stimson
  • 12/17/18, 10:00-11:30am, G-27 Stimson

Webinars:

  • 12/11/18, 10:00-11:00am, Webinar
  • 12/18/18, 2:00-3:00pm, Webinar
  • 1/7/19, 10:00-11:00am, Webinar

Register for one or more of these workshops

Online Tutorial:

A self-paced, closer look at Canvas. Log in to Canvas to enroll in the Getting Started online tutorial. This is a foundational course to get you started with the basic functions of Canvas. If you have not logged in to Canvas before, you must either request a Canvas "Sandbox" Course or sign up to start using Canvas in the Spring of 2019. The deadline to request Spring Courses is January 4, 2019. 

Diving Deeper - Gradebook & SpeedGrader 

Workshops and Webinars:

Begin to dive deeper into Canvas by exploring the Gradebook and SpeedGrader features. In this session, learn to set up your Gradebook, calculate grades, and use a variety of grading tools. Offered in person and via webinar. 

Recorded Webinar of Diving Deeper - Gradebook & SpeedGrader Workshop

Face-to-Face Sessions:

  • 12/13/18, 3:00-4:30pm, G-27 Stimson

Webinars:

  • 12/13/18, 10:00-11:00am, Webinar

Register for one or more of these workshops

Online Tutorial:

A self-paced, closer look at Canvas. Log in to Canvas to enroll in the Diving Deeper online tutorial. This is a deeper look at the more complex functions of Canvas. If you have not logged in to Canvas before, you must either request a Canvas "Sandbox" Course or sign up to start using Canvas in the Spring of 2019. Deadline to request Spring Courses is January 4, 2019. 

Log in to Canvas to enroll in Diving Deeper: A deeper look at the more complex functions of Canvas.

Combined Session: Moving from Blackboard to Canvas & Getting Started in Canvas

Workshops and Webinars:

These are longer combined sessions that will feature Moving from Blackboard to Canvas during the first hour and Getting Started in Canvas during the second hour. If you are ready to immerse in Canvas, consider registering for a two-hour combined session. 

Face-to-Face Sessions:

  • 12/5/18, 9:00-11:00am, 30-B Mann Library - Session is Full
  • 12/6/18, 9:00-11:00am, G-27 Stimson - Session is Full

Register for one or more of these workshops

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 12:13pm

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