Teaching and Learning Technologies: Canvas (myCourses)
Teaching and Learning Technologies

Canvas (myCourses)

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Canvas (myCourses): New Quizzes - How to create a new quizzes

In this session, we will cover creating a quiz, available quiz settings, adding questions, scheduling a quiz, and some best practices using the New Quizzes tool in Canvas. The New Quizzes tool will be eventually replace the Classic Quiz tool 


 


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LDT Virtual Office Hours

LDT virtual office hours allows attendees to drop in and ask questions to a member of the Learning Design and Technology team.  These are open sessions and not specific subject trainings.  Get answers to questions regarding applications such as Canvas, Kaltura, and Zoom.
  


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https://unh.zoom.us/j/97234529228

Canvas (myCourses) and iClickers: Walk-In Session

These sessions are Walk-in sessions for Faculty or Staff to get assistance in using;



  • Canvas (myCourses)

  • Assignments

  • Grade Book

  • Grade Pass-back

  • iClickers


 


 


Registration requested but not required.


NOTE: This walk-in session, hosted by the AT Documentation and Training Team, is available to all faculty, staff, and students.  It is designed to include support for concu... [more...]

Canvas: Using Respondus LockDown Browser for Online Testing in Canvas

This session will cover the use of Respondus for online testing. We will discuss some of the common questions and concerns and share best practices for the tool.


 


https://unh.zoom.us/j/94300457140


 



PSU Office Hours

These office hours are held in person on the Plymouth, NH campus.

Canvas (myCourses): New Quizzes - Using Item Banks

This session describes how to use Item banks.  ( formerly known as Question Banks in Classic Quiz)


Item banks function differently then Question Bank. In this session we'll discuss the strategy on how the naming convention and management of the banks.


 


What you'll learn:



  • How to name your banks to be able to identify questions from any course

  • How to share banks with other faculty

  • How to use a bank for a quiz

  • How to... [more...]
Canvas (myCourses): Walk-In Session

These sessions are Walk-in sessions for Faculty or Staff to get assistance in using Canvas (myCourses), Assignments, Grade Book, Grade Pass-back or other instructional technologies. 


 


 


Registration requested but not required.


NOTE: This walk-in session, hosted by the AT Documentation and Training Team, is available to all faculty, staff, and students.  It is designed to include support for concurrent topics including Canva... [more...]

Canvas (myCourses): Assignments

In this session, we will cover creating an assignment, available settings, briefly discuss an assignment rubric, how to access assignment submissions, and some best practices. 


Join the session:    https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


 

Canvas (myCourses): Rubrics

This course will cover how to create a Rubric and assign it to an Assignment and a Disucssion. You'll also learn how to use the Rubric to grade the student submission



  https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


Canvas (myCourses): Using Gradebook and Grade Passback to submit grades

Learn how to ensure your gradebook and final grade are calculated the way you want and free of errors so that you can use the Grade passback to automatically pass grades to Webcat.

 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


Canvas (myCourses): Classic Quizzes

In this session, we will cover creating a quiz, available quiz settings, add questions, scheduling a quiz, and some best practices. 


 


Canvas (myCourses): Online Assessments - Handwritten Submissions

This is a live Zoom online introduction session that will show you how to give an online exam and collect handwritten work with Canvas and Microsoft Lens.



Canvas (myCourses): Course Management

This course will focus on how to adjust assignment due dates, use the ToDo list and use Course analytics to view student activity


 


 


 


 


 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


 


 

Keys to Success - Canvas as a One-Stop-Shop for Course Information

In this session we will explore how to make Canvas a one-stop-shop for all your students’ needs. Focus topics include:




  • Using the syllabus, calendar, and to do list




  • Adding content to modules 




  • Announcements




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Canvas (myCourses): UNH Manchester Introduction

This is an introduction session to give a high level overview of how to use Canvas (myCourses). You will learn basic Canvas navigation, Dashboard, Calendar, Email.  Also, learn how to add course modules and content.

Closed Captioning Workshop

Learn about the technical aspects involved with captioning your video content, and how to complete the process of captioning and editing the captions of a video uploaded to kaltura through Canvas or MediaSpace.


We'll start with a brief overview of how videos get captioned, and how and why it's important to proof and edit them once they are returned.


The remainder of the time will be workshop time to make edits to your captions with Media and Collaboration staff on hand to help... [more...]

Canvas (myCourses): Introduction

This is a live Zoom online introduction session that will give you a high-level overview of Canvas. You will learn basic Canvas navigation, how to add course content, a syllabus and assessments.  Also learn how the Calendar and Gradebook are populated.


After getting started with the introduction session, follow up with additional training session and also get help with specific instructional challenges by attending a online Zoom session. 


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Canvas (myCourses): Digital markup and grading (Speedgrader)

This session will cover the basics of grading in Canvas, including the ways an instructor can digitally markup and provide comments on student assignment submissions in Speedgrader.


 


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 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577

Canvas (myCourses): Introductory Course (self-paced online course)

This is a Canvas (myCourses) introduction course designed in a Canvas course.


It is designed to allow you to progress through the modules at your own pace.  The course includes how to use the Canvas tools and additional academic technology used at UNH.


You have the option to use this course exclusively to get up to speed with using Canvas or you can also attend a face-to-face introduction course or a Canvas (myCourses) walk-in or Zoom online support session to get help wi... [more...]

Keys to Success - Communicating Expectations to Students

In this session, we will explore tips and tricks for using Canvas tools to help you communicate expectations to students, including communication options in Canvas and creating assessments with clear deadlines, instructions, and grading expectations.


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Canvas (myCourses): Building Classroom Community Online

A classroom community helps students feel valued and connected with the teacher and other students in the class. Taking the time to create this type of environment can help students feel included, can help them learn important netiquette, and can teach them about responsibility. This session will provide strategies teachers can use to help foster this type of environment.


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Canvas (myCourses): Grade Book Office Hours

Zoom Link https://unh.zoom.us/j/533380944


 


Get your gradebook ready for the end of the semester.  


Learn how to use "Sync grades to SIS" to automatically push grades from myCourse to Webcat.


Review your gradebook with a myCourses expert to make sure your grades are being calculated correctly.   


Drop in anytime during the session and we'll answer these questions and many more.

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Canvas (myCourses): New Quizzes - How to create questions and settings

This session will explore in detail the New Quizzes questions.  We will demonstrate the new Questions types; Hot Spot, Categorization, Ordering and Stimulus.


Additional topics include:



  • partial and full credit

  • add questions to a bank

  • lock an answer

  • shuffle answer per question or globally.


 


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Online Assessments

This session will introduce the various options and tools available when giving an online summative assessment such as a final exam. 


Topics covered: Best practices using Canvas, Respondus Lock-down Browser, Zoom, and tests where students need to show their work (hand-written responses to questions).


Zoom link:


https://unh.zoom.us/j/494658341

Canvas (myCourses): Working with Pages

Pages can include text, video, and links to files and other course or group content. In this session you will learn how to work with Pages in Canvas. 


 


Zoom Link


 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


 

Canvas (myCourses): Gradebook Features

This session will offer insight into how the Canvas gradebook is setup, how to enter grades, and how the total grade is calculated.  
Additional topics include:

Weighted Grades
How to hide and release grades to students
Set a missing and late policy
Manage grades in assessment
Student view of grades

 
Zoom Link
 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577

 
 
 
 
Canvas (myCourses): Discussion Boards

In this session, we will cover creating a discussion board, its settings, managing the discussion, and some best practices.



 https://unh.zoom.us/j/99183134577


 


 


 


 



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