UW Canvas Training for Instructors

UW Canvas Training for Instructors
Last edited by Heidi Stahl 7 months ago

Welcome to the training site for Canvas, the official Learning Management System at the UW. Get started on your own with online tutorials or register for a workshop today. 

Canvas Overview
Explore the Canvas interface and learn how to use its main features. In the Course Navigation to the left, click Modules. On the Course Modules page, scroll through the list and start anywhere.

Video Guide: Setting Up Your Course
This set of videos will get help become acquainted with Canvas and teach you the fundamentals needed to set up your course. Click here to see the videos.

Canvas for Instructors Help Center
Step-by-step instructions for completing tasks such as setting up your course, adding TA's, migrating course content from Moodle or Blackboard, grading assignments, and communicating with students.

Sample Canvas Courses
Need inspiration for creating your Canvas course? View sample courses here at UW.

Canvas LMS Introduction
Visit the registration page (new workshops will be added the morning of 9/25/13, in the meantime, see the descriptions of the new Canvas workshops). All workshops are held in Mary Gates Hall 066.

Custom workshops
Canvas orientations and workshops can be scheduled for groups or departments to meet specialized needs. Please contact us at help@uw.edu to schedule a training session.

One-to-one support
Call the Learning Technologies team at 206-221-5000 (sub-option 4) (M-F 9am-5pm) or email help@uw.edu. In the autumn, our hours extend to 8am-10pm (M-F), and 12pm-10pm (Sun). Walk-in help is available in Odegaard 230. 


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