2015 – 16 Canvas Workshops

2015 – 16 Canvas Workshops

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CTL, in cooperation with IT, sponsors Canvas workshops during the year. Below is the schedule for Canvas workshops for the 2015 – 2016 academic year. During the first hour, faculty were given instruction on a topic of interest to faculty and how they can more effectively use Canvas. During the second hour, faculty were given the opportunity to work individually with CTL and IT staff on their own Canvas courses.

What’s New in Canvas?

October 14, 2015


Rubrics & SpeedGrader (Flipped Workshop)

November 10, 2015 – Video recording


Canvas Quizzes, Quiz Banks, and Respondus

February 2, 2016

The quiz tool in Canvas is a powerful way to create self-graded exams, quizzes, surveys, and self-tests for your students. Come and learn how to create a quiz in Canvas, set quiz properties, use different question types, and create pools of questions (quiz banks). We will also show you how to use a 3rd party tool (Respondus) to upload entire quizzes at once into Canvas.


The New Canvas Interface (Coming Summer 2016)

March 2, 2016 and April 14, 2016

A big change is coming to the Canvas interface in Summer 2016. Come and learn about the changes and how they will affect you and your students. Don’t be surprised when the changes happen!