Trainings and Open Labs

Educational Technology Services is holding training sessions and open labs to help you get up and running with Canvas.

On Demand Training

For instructors who cannot attend a live session, recorded versions of our most popular training topics are available:

Short videos focused on specific course tools and tasks are also available in the Canvas Guides: Canvas Video Guides for Instructors.

Live Training (in-person and online)

Sessions we offer include:

  • Demonstrations: A 30 minute introduction to Canvas with time for Q & A.
  • Canvas Basics: A 90 minute training that focuses on creating and delivering course content in Canvas. Attendees are encouraged to bring laptops and follow along with the presentation.
  • Canvas Quick Training: A 45-60 minute session focused on completing a single task in Canvas, such as creating your syllabus or building an assignment.
  • Open Labs: Drop-in sessions where users can get one-on-one help with Canvas.
  • Advanced Workshops: We offer advanced training sessions on special topics at the request of departments and programs.

To sort events by type, use the Categories link below. To sort events by school, use the Tags link below.

Jul
24
Wed
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty @ Jean Mayer 101 - Dean's Conference Room
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining

Jul
31
Wed
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty – Webinar
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This online training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

WebEx information will be sent to registered participants one day before the webinar.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining

Aug
1
Thu
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty @ Jean Mayer 101 - Dean's Conference Room
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining

Aug
7
Wed
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty @ Jean Mayer 106 - Kohnstamm Conference Room
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining

Aug
12
Mon
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty @ Jean Mayer 101 - Dean's Conference Room
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining

Aug
21
Wed
Canvas Training for CSVM Faculty @ Jean Mayer 106 - Kohnstamm Conference Room
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This training session for instructors and course builders at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/CSVMCanvasTraining