Canvas 101 for Faculty & Staff
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 from 11:00-11:45am Eastern – Registration Link Monday, January 9, 2023 from 11:00-11:45am Eastern – Registration Link
This workshop will introduce basic Canvas functions that will allow participants to do the following: set profile and notifications; navigate the Canvas interface; create content for a Canvas site; and post files, images, and videos.
Third Party Apps: An Overview
Friday, January 13, 2023 from 1:00-1:45pm Eastern – Registration Link
Ever wonder about what tools are available in Canvas for Penn instructors? This workshop will provide a general overview of all the digital resources that integrate with Canvas and help you decide what tools you might want to utilize to improve your students’ learning experiences.
Notifications & Announcements
Friday, January 20, 2023 from 1:00-1:45pm Eastern – Registration Link
This workshop will provide best practices for communicating with students using Canvas. Participants will gain an in-depth knowledge of Canvas email/phone push notifications, activity streams, announcements, the inbox, and ISC’s Class Lists.
Assignment & Quiz Basics
Tuesday, January 24, 2023 from 1:00-1:45pm Eastern – Registration Link
This workshop will focus on using Assignments and Quizzes in Canvas. Topics covered include creating assignments with various submission types, creating quizzes with multiple question types, configuring quiz and assignment settings, and using Assignment Groups.
Thursday, January 26, 2023 from 1:00-1:45pm Eastern – Registration Link
This workshop will introduce the features of the Canvas Gradebook that will allow faculty and staff to do the following: determine visibility of grades, apply deductions for late submissions, use grade-posting policies, sort and filter assignments, and import/export grades.