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.


Fall 2015 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 Assessing Students
Advanced assignment settings
Saving time while grading

12:00-1:00 HOSTED LUNCH

1:00-3:00 Teaching Online
Online Structure
Online Assessment & Practice
Online Content
Online Interaction & Collaboration
Advanced Topics