Canvas Basics Workshops: Now Online!

The Academic Commons is going virtual with Canvas workshops! Starting this week, we’ll host online workshops to introduce Jefferson faculty to our new learning management system, Canvas. REMINDER: Canvas replaces Blackboard at Jefferson on June 30, 2020.

Canvas Basics:
In this hands-on workshop, you will explore Jefferson’s new learning management system—Canvas.

Participants will review access to Canvas for faculty and students: getting to know the layout and organization of Canvas, exploring your dashboard, and introducing key course-building features. We will discuss five critical elements or actions to take in your Canvas course.

This workshop will serve as an introduction to and a general overview of Canvas. Participants will:

  • Access Canvas and discuss preferred browsers
  • Explore the global navigation menu
  • Identify course building blocks
  • Describe five critical elements or actions to take in your Canvas course.

Upcoming Basics workshops are scheduled for:

Monday, March 30 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Monday, April 6 from 3:00 -5:00 pm  

Thursday, April 9 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Please register! Registration ensures you have Canvas privileges and access!

Links to join the online training will be emailed to registrants after they sign up. Browse our complete Canvas workshop online schedule.