Canvas Information and Resources

Canvas Training

Spring 2018 Workshops - January

Revised January 19, 2018

Please register for training workshops with your CSU eID.
-Dept: TTC, at the top click Add Class

Canvas Design Tools: Build an Eye Catching Course Pages Quickly

Feb. 6, 2018, 10 - 11:30 am, Morgan 174

CSU has incorporated the Cidilabs Design Tools into Canvas.  The tools allow an instructor to create attractive course pages, quickly create multiple modules and easily update assignment due dates and availability dates.

Take Your Canvas Grade Book to the Next Level

Feb 7. 25, 2018, 3 - 4:30 pm, Clark C143

How can you give extra credit in your Canvas course, how to weight grades (e.g. exams 50%, papers 25%, etc.), How can you drop a lowest grade, How to exclude a student from an assignment, Give an assignment just to some students in your course, Create a grading scheme in your course that will assign a letter grade to your students, How can Canvas grades be imported into ARIESweb.

Get Started with Canvas Quizzes

Feb 8. 30, 2018, 3 - 5 pm, Clark C143

You will learn how to create and administer online quizzes in Canvas. Quizzes can be auto graded, can be setup to allow multiple attempts, have a time limit and questions can be randomized. Instructors can create practice quizzes to help student increase proficiency.

Customized Training

We're glad to offer specialized Canvas training for groups of 8 or more people. You can contact us at:

Instructor Self-Paced Orientation Course in Canvas

Instructors can work online at their own pace to learn Canvas basics.

Technology in the Classroom - "Use the Force with your Course" video