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Getting started with Canvas courses updated for fall 2020

startWhether you are an experienced Canvas user or this is your first semester teaching with the Learning Management System, the Getting Started with Canvas Course for Instructors will provide tips and tricks on how to use Canvas.

A new policy on Wearing of Face Coverings is available online in the K-State Course Syllabi Statements and in the syllabus template within the Getting Started with Canvas course.

The Getting Started with Canvas Course for Instructors provides helpful tips and resources for the following:

  • Canvas Overview
  • Grading/Attendance
  • Quizzes
  • Communication
  • Video
  • Extra Credit
  • Course Templates
  • Zoom (using Zoom within Canvas)

The Getting Started with Canvas Course for Students has also been updated with new information, including:

  • Update Your Profile
  • Participate in a Discussion
  • Check Your Grades
  • Submit Peer Reviews
  • Chat

Both courses are public, so you do not need to be enrolled in either course to participate.