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Canvas Training Round-Up: January 23rd, 2019

Canvas Training Round-Up: January 23rd, 2019

Are you a faculty member who is still getting the hang of Canvas? Or perhaps you’ve got the hang of Canvas, but are interested in learning more about its capabilities? We know spring semester is a busy time, and it may seem nigh impossible to fit in time for a training, but there’s good news: Instructure hosts a variety of live trainings, all of which can be accessed when it’s convenient for you!

Below you’ll find a round-up of a few upcoming training sessions which might be helpful as you finish up the first month of classes:


“Outcomes and Rubrics for Instructors” – Monday, January 28th, 2019, 10:30am – 11:30am (EST)

“Outcomes & Rubrics for Instructors” reviews best practices and classroom applications for utilizing outcomes and rubrics in Canvas assignments, discussions, quizzes. Instructors will learn also learn how to make use of the Learning Mastery Gradebook and the Canvas Magic Marker app.

Register here(Note: Please use your Georgia Tech email address to log in or create an account and gain access to Georgia Tech’s enterprise license.)


“Gradebook and Speedgrader (version 1.0)” – Tuesday, January 29th, 2019, 4:30pm – 5:30pm (EST)

Explore the interface of the Canvas gradebook from the instructor and student perspectives. Users will experience the power of the Speedgrader and the various ways it can be used to provide timely and detailed feedback for students while making the grading process more efficient and enjoyable.
 
Register here(Note: Please use your Georgia Tech email address to create an account and gain access to Georgia Tech’s enterprise license.)

Mobile Apps: The Teacher App” – Wednesday, January 30th, 2019, 12:00pm – 1:00pm (EST)
 
 *Prerequisite: Please have your updated mobile device (iPad or Android) and app store password for downloading apps in this session.
 
“Mobile Apps: The Teacher App” is designed to help teachers better understand the features of the Canvas Teacher App to easily facilitate a course on a mobile device. During this webinar you will learn the features and functionality of the Canvas Teacher App to improve communication, teach more efficiently, and grade more effectively with mobile SpeedGrader.
 
Register here(Note: Please use your Georgia Tech email address to create an account and gain access to Georgia Tech’s enterprise license.)

“Creating Assessments with Quizzes.Next” – Thursday, January 31st, 2019, 11:30am – 12:30pm (EST)

 (Note: More information is available on Quizzes.Next on our blog, including how to enable the tool within your Canvas account. Click here to read the post!)

“Creating Assessments with Quizzes.Next” will prepare instructors to use the new assessment tool in Canvas. Users will learn how to create questions and customize settings. A variety of assessment question types will be explored, and participants will have the opportunity to view 21st century assessment interaction.

Register here(Note: Please use your Georgia Tech email address to create an account and gain access to Georgia Tech’s enterprise license.)


To check out additional upcoming trainings that might be of interest, click here for the full list! (Note: Please use your Georgia Tech email address to create an account and gain access to Georgia Tech’s enterprise license.)