Canvas for Faculty/Staff/TAs

Overview

Canvas is the learning management system (LMS) used by most schools and courses at the University of Pennsylvania. You can find more information about using a variety of features in Canvas for faculty, staff, or TAs.

On This Page

Profile and Account Settings

Course Design & Setup

Overview of Course Design & Setup for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Getting Started

Course Settings

Files

Pages

Modules

Assignments, Exams & Quizzes, and Discussions

Other Materials

Calendar

Overview of Calendar for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Assignments

Overview of Assignments for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Creating and Managing Assignments

Group Assignments

Under Construction

Peer Review Assignments

Turnitin

Group Work

 Overview of Group Work for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Groups

Collaboration

Exams & Quizzes

Overview of Exams & Quizzes for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Discussions

Overview of Discussions for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Grading

Use the End-of-Term Grading Checklist to help your end-of-term grading go smoothly.

Rubrics

Gradebook

SpeedGrader

Analytics

Communication

Overview of Communication for Faculty/Staff/TAs.

Announcements

Messages

Video Conferencing