Canvas Instructor Quickstart Guide
Canvas Instructor Quickstart Guide - pdf
Canvas Instructor Quickstart Guide (Spanish) - pdf
Canvas Best Practice Webinar Archive
Making Sense of Canvas Terminology
Instructure Canvas Instructor Video Guides (All)
Canvas Login – Use your MEID and password.
- What is the Dashboard?
- How do I view my course?
- How do I navigate my Canvas course?
- What are course Navigation Indicators?
- How do I set up my Profile and Personal Settings?
- How do I set my Notification preferences?
- Canvas Notification Preferences Recommendations - pdf
- How do I set my notification preferences - pdf
- How do I customize my Course dropdown menu?
- What is the Course Setup Checklist?
Note: Instructors cannot add students. This is done automatically by the SIS system.
- Assignments Part 1 (Video)
- Assignments Part 2 (Video)
- Assignments (Video)
- Assignment Groups/Categories (video)
- What are the different Assignment Types
- Three ways to add an Assignment (Video)
- Canvas - Assignments and Gradebook Instructor
Conversations – The Canvas email system
- Conversations – Canvas email system (Video)
- How do I send emails to my students? (Video)
- Notifications, Conversations, Announcements, & Discussions Instructor - pdf
- Uploading and Storing (Video)
- How do Files work?
- How do I add a file to my course?
- How do I access Course Files?
- How do I access Personal Files?
- How do I move and organize my Files?
- How do I lock Files and Folders in Canvas?
- How do I enter and edit scores in the Gradebook?
- Grading Tips and Information - Instructor
- What do the icons and colors in the Gradebook represent?
- What are the different Types of Quizzes?
- How do I create a Quiz with individual Questions?
- Quizzes – Creating and Managing (Video)
- Quizzes Instructor
- Modules Part 1(Video)
- Modules Part 2 (Video)
- How do I create a new Module?
- Pages Creating and Editing (Video)
- Pages Creating and Organizing (Video)
- How do I create a new Page?
- Uses for Pages (Video)
Rich Content Editor
Rubrics and Outcomes
- Syllabus (Video)