Learn Canvas Online From Your Own Home or Office!

Date Published: 
February 2, 2017
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You can now join any number of Canvas webinars, offered at all times--days, nights, weekends--without ever leaving the house. All you need to do is to instantly create a free account here with your UNC Charlotte email address to see all of the available Canvas webinars, offered multiple times per week.  Our pilot faculty highly recommended the "Higher Ed Fundamentals" series.

 

Here are just a few examples of the topics that are available:

  • Navigating the User Interface
    • This training provides users with a hands-on tour of the Canvas User Interface. Participants will explore the dashboard and global navigation features; including personal settings, notifications, inbox, calendar, the help menu and more.
  • Structuring Your Canvas Course
    • This training encourages users to think about creating optimal learning experiences that engage and promote student success.
  • Building Course Content
    • This training provides teachers with a hands-on overview of course content creation tools including; pages, assignments, quizzes and discussions. Users will explore how to leverage course content, maximize student engagement and utilize progress monitoring capabilities found in Modules.
  • Canvas Collaboration & Group Work
    • This training introduces teachers to collaboration features in Canvas, including discussions, group assignments, the Collaborations tool, and web conferencing.
  • Quizzes and Question Banks
    • This training introduces participants to multiple benefits and use cases for the Quiz tool within Canvas. Learn how to create and administer graded and ungraded quizzes and surveys. Attendees will explore question type options, quiz analytics, question banks, and additional settings.
  • Canvas Assignments and Grading
    • This training introduces instructors to features they can use to provide feedback and grades with their students. Participants learn how to employ Rubrics, the Gradebook, and SpeedGraderâ„¢.

Additional webinar topics:

  • Leveraging Modules
  • Universal Design
  • Assignments
  • Content Pages
  • Communication Tools
  • and many more!