This training introduces participants to the Canvas environment, including login procedure and global navigation. Attendees will explore account setup, personal preferences and communication tools, such as the Inbox and Calendar. This session also presents the numerous avenues for support that each Canvas user has available to them.
This training serves as an overview of the layout and features included in a Canvas course.
Users will learn about the course navigation menu and individual components that can be used to deliver content and assess student performance. This introductory demonstration provides users the background knowledge to begin their Canvas journey.
Student and Teacher communication is the backbone of effective classrooms. Numerous Canvas tools facilitate student dialogue for content analysis. Three of the specific tools highlighted in this session are class Announcements, Discussions and Chat. Trainers will share tools and strategies that can stimulate classroom debate, allow for brainstorming, and incorporate real-world content.
Pages serve as a media rich content delivery tool inside a Canvas course. During this Pages webinar, users will see examples of pages appropriate for different grade levels and content types. Participants will also explore resources to help them create engaging and dynamic pages which will engage students and drive student learning. In addition, users will be shown how to embed valuable third-party tools to reduce distractions and focus learning inside Canvas.
This training will explore the interface of the Canvas gradebook from instructor and student perspectives. Users will experience the power of the Speedgrader and the various ways it can be used to provide timely and detailed feedback for students while making the grading process more efficient and enjoyable.
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