Canvas Camp

Join the Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence for this new one-day event, co-hosted with Innovative Education, that will offer workshops and best practices on using Canvas. This event is open to graduate students, adjuncts, and full-time faculty. There is no limit on numbers of participants, and participants may feel free to drop in only for those sessions which interest them.

Please click here to register for 2016 Canvas Camp.


Fall 2016 Agenda

9:00-9:45 Starting the Semester
Required course elements
Policies and deadlines
Starting out on the right foot

9:45-10:30 Designing Courses
Motivating and inspiring students
Preventing confusion
"Keep It Simple" principle


10:30-11:15 Engaging Students
Ensuring participation
Maintaining their interest
Making Canvas interactive


11:15-12:00 Efficient & Effective Assessment (w/ Canvas)
Advanced assignment settings
Grading efficiently and fairly
Providing useful feedback

12:00-1:00 HOSTED LUNCH

1:00-3:00 Teaching Online

Online structure
Online assessment and practice
Online content
Online interaction and collaboration
Advanced Topics
Plagiarism and proctoring