Canvas Training Dates

Faculty Training Registration

Currently, all Canvas training sessions will be online through Microsoft Teams. Links to training meeting will be emailed to registrants prior to the session.

If you have any questions related to Canvas training, please send an email to cdetraining@uta.edu.

 

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Canvas Assignments (60 minutes)

Create Assignments in Canvas. In this session, you will learn to create Assignments in Canvas, grade online submissions with SpeedGrader, and create columns in the Grade book for offline assignments. We will also cover using Assignment Groups to organize your Assignments and calculate a final grade in Canvas.

  • April 6th @ 2:00 pm

Canvas Rubrics (60 minutes)

Create and manage rubrics in a Canvas course. Add rubrics to assignments, quizzes, and discussion boards to use for grading.

  • April 7th @ 2:00 pm

Canvas New Quizzes (60 minutes)

This session will help you create tests and quizzes using the New Quiz tool in Canvas by creating questions or adding questions from question banks. New Quizzes is the updated quiz tool in Canvas which includes new question types such as, Categorization, Ordering, and Hot Spot.

  • April 13th @ 2:00 pm

Respondus Lockdown Browser (60 minutes)

Add the Lockdown Browser to any Canvas quiz to add a layer of security to your exams. We will discuss the various lockdown browser settings, Respondus Monitor, and the new Instructor Live Proctoring feature.

  • April 14th @ 2:00 pm

Studio Video in Canvas (60 minutes)

Studio is a communication tool that allows instructors and students to actively collaborate through video and audio media. This session will cover recording a video from your desktop or webcam, uploading a video from your computer or YouTube, adding Closed Captions to your recordings, and adding videos to your course.

  • April 20th @ 2:00 pm

Canvas Grade book (60 minutes)

The Canvas Grade book contains many tools that make grading and contacting students easier. Learn how to reorganize the grade book columns, email students from the grade book, automatically deduct points for late submissions, hide grades from students, and different grade book views and filters. We will also discuss using Canvas to calculate a final grade.

  • April 21st @ 2:00 pm

Ally Accessibility Tool in Canvas (60 minutes)

Ally is a tool in canvas that provides guidance and tips to make your content accessible by providing feedback on the accessibility of your content and step by step instructions to improve content accessibility. Ally also provides your students with alternative versions of your files that allow students to choose the type of file that best suits their needs.

  • April 27th @ 2:00 pm

Accessible Documents for Online Instruction (60 minutes)

Learn to Create Accessible Documents for your online students. This workshop prepares participants to create accessible documents using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Professional, along with how to add captions to Canvas Studio videos.

  • April 28th @ 2:00 pm