Canvas On Campus

August 20-22, 2018

Join us for 3 days of sessions hosted by expert trainers from Canvas! Whether you’re a Canvas newbie or have been using Canvas for years, you’re sure to find something that fits your needs.

Fundamentals

Session Description

In this brief training session, we will spend time logging into Canvas to view the User Dashboard and other Account features.  We will also overview the tools and their primary functionality in the Global Navigation Menu.

Sessions:

Aug. 20
St. Paul campus

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Aug. 21
Minneapolis Campus

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Aug. 22

St. Paul Campus

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Session Description

This session will provide a detailed tutorial of how to leverage the Module tool for building, organizing and controlling access to content in Canvas Courses. Participants will learn how to structure learning activities, content Pages and files within Modules. Best practices and organizational considerations will also be shared.

Sessions:

Aug. 20
St. Paul campus

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Aug. 21
Minneapolis Campus

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Aug. 22

St. Paul Campus

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Session Description

This session is focused around student activities and assessments in Canvas. We will explore detailed uses and settings for Assignments and Discussions. We will also dive into creating rubrics and other advanced considerations for these activity tools.

Sessions:

Aug. 20
St. Paul campus

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Aug. 21
Minneapolis Campus

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Aug. 22

St. Paul Campus

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Deep Dive

Session Description

This 90 minute session will afford the opportunity to discuss best practice topics like accessibility and design considerations for mobile. We will have some open time for Q&A during this session. We will also explore the Course Evaluation Checklist for ensuring quality course design.

Sessions:

Aug. 20
St. Paul campus

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Aug. 21
Minneapolis Campus

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Aug. 22

St. Paul Campus

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Session Description

Topics in this session will include the Canvas Gradebook, Speedgrader and providing detailed feedback to students for various types of activities. We will also learn how to build Assignment Groups for weighted grading categories. Finally, we will discuss the different types of data available for instructors.

Sessions:

Aug. 20
St. Paul campus

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Aug. 21
Minneapolis Campus

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Session Description

This session is all about designing content for student engagement. Topics will include establishing course flow, advanced page design, embedding activities, utilizing third party apps, creating interactive content and personalizing learning. This session will help you transform your course from passively delivering content to actively engaging students.

Sessions:

Aug. 22

St. Paul Campus

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Click here to sign up for one of the consultation appointments with STELAR staff to discuss instructional design and instructional technology for your upcoming classes.