Countdown to Classes (2019)

Each school year gives us a fresh start and a chance to try something new. The Instructional Resource Center in ITS wants to inspire you with some Canvas skills that you can use right away. Here’s the line-up for this year’s Countdown to Classes series:

Getting Started with Canvas

Are you ready to try Canvas for the first time? Or do you need a refresher on the basics? This is the workshop for beginners and not-so beginners.
Tuesday, August 6, 10:00 am to Noon, Decker 347

Missed it? Check out our Knowledge Base article "Getting Started with Canvas."

Assignment Options in Canvas

Canvas offers a wide variety of assignments including graded discussions, Google docs that provide templates, and group assignments for team projects. Join us as we cover assignments in depth.
Thursday, August 8, 10:00 am to 11:00 am, Decker 347 

Missed it? Check out our Knowledge Base article "Assignments in Canvas."

New in Canvas: Quizzes.Next

Quizzes.Next is the new quiz tool in Canvas that offers new question types, a new way to design quizzes, and other exciting features. Quizzes.Next is a tool that instructors can try out now.
Thursday, August 15, 10:00 am to 11:00 am, Decker 347

Missed it? Check out our Knowledge Base article "New Quizzes in Canvas."

New in Canvas: Grade Book & Grading Policies

The new gradebook in Canvas helps instructors automate grading policies and fine-tune the gradebook for your needs. The new gradebook is an optional tool that instructors can use.
Thursday, August 15, 11:00 am to Noon, Decker 347

Missed it? Check out our Knowledge Base article "New Gradebook in Canvas."

You can sign-up for any of the workshops here. Please remember that the IRC is available all year to work with you on whatever teaching and technology project you might have.

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