Canvas: IU's New Learning Management System

Opportunities to Learn Canvas

The Center for Teaching and Learning is ready to help IUPUI faculty learn Canvas. To learn more about Canvas at IU, visit Next.IU.edu. There are ample Canvas resources currently available to faculty and more will be offered, soon.  See the list below for current offerings. Canvas consultations can be scheduled by contacting the Center for Teaching and Learning at 317-274-1300"mailto:thectl@iupui.edu">thectl@iupui.edu.

Canvas Training Resources:

Attend a "Getting Started with Canvas" Workshop

Friday, May 29, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 9 - 11 a.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Mark Alexander

Friday, June 13, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Amy Powell

Friday, June 20, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 2 - 4 p.m. 
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Lauren Easterling

Thursday, July 3, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Lauren Easterling

Friday, July 18, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 1 - 3 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Tom Janke

Friday, August 1, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Mark Alexander

Friday, August 8, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 1 - 3 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Tom Janke

Friday, August 22, 2014 | University Library 1130 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Amy Powell

In this introductory session participants will have the opportunity to take a first-hand look at the Canvas learning management system. During this hands-on workshop participants will explore and learn about the following tools:

  • Navigation: Global vs. Course
  • Settings: Creating a profile and understanding notifications
  • Conversations: Canvas messaging system
  • Files: Canvas resource center
  • Syllabus
  • Announcements
  • Calendar

Seating is limited.

Recommended Reading

Article: Enough with the lecturing - Active learning improves grades, reduces failure among undergrads in STEM

Read More» | From the National Science Foundation

Center for Teaching and Learning

email: thectl@iupui.edu
phone: 317-274-1300