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Workshop Training

Canvas Workshops for Faculty and Staff 

May and June 2016 Schedule - Face-to-Face and Online Sessions

To register for workshops, please fill out this RSVP form.   When you register for a workshop, you will also be enrolled the Canvas Faculty Orientation, a short self-paced course that you need to complete before attending a workshop.

Date & Time

Workshop

Location

5/19/2016    9 – 9:45 am

Migrating Course Content from GullNet to Canvas

Library 119

5/19/2016    10 – 11:30 am

Getting Started with Canvas

Library 119

5/25/2016     2 – 3:15 pm

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 1

Online

5/26/2016     10 – 11:15 am

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 2

Online

6/1/2016       9 – 9:45 am

Migrating Course Content from GullNet to Canvas

Library 119

6/1/2016       10 - noon

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 1

Library 119

6/1/2016       2 – 4 pm

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 2

Library 119

6/2/2016      10 – 11:30 am

Getting Started with Canvas

Library 119

6/22/2016     4 – 5:15 pm

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 1

Online

6/23/2016     4 – 5:15 pm

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 2

Online


To register for workshops, please fill out this RSVP form.  

Introductory  workshops and webinars

Getting Started with Canvas   (face-to-face)

This hands-on workshop is for the instructor teaching face-to-face classes who simply wants to post the syllabus, add some resources, communicate with students, and publish the course.  Prerequisite: complete the self-paced Faculty Orientation and bring your syllabus on a USB drive 

 

Migrating Course Content from GullNet to Canvas  (face-to-face)

Are you planning on transfer GullNet course materials into Canvas? If so, attend this workshop for guidance on importing GullNet handouts, bookmarks and discussions into your Canvas course shell.  Prerequisite: complete the self-paced Faculty Orientation

 

Build Your Canvas Course – Part 1  (face-to-face and webinar)

This workshop begins with establishing your user profile and notification settings and then focuses on content creation and organization features. You will learn how to organize digital files using Files and folders, use the Pages tool and Rich Content editor to build content and link to online educational resources, and utilize Modules to organize all content. This workshop is available as a 2-hour session that incorporates hands-on work; or you can attend the 75-minute webinar that doesn’t include hands-on activities. Prerequisite: complete the self-paced Faculty Orientation 


Build Your Canvas Course – Part 2   (face-to-face and webinar)

This workshop builds on the features covered in Part 1 and focuses on how to set up your assignments, create and weight assignment groups; add graded and ungraded discussions; and use Speedgrader and Gradebook to provide grades and feedback to students. The workshop is available as a 2 hour session that incorporates hands-on work; or you can attend the 75-minute webinar that doesn’t include hands-on activities. Prerequisite: complete the self-paced Faculty Orientation and experience with Part 1 content.

 

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