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Canvas Faculty Guide: Canvas Basics

Canvas Information page with resources on the basics, grading, organization, engagement and communication, and a student section

Canvas Guide


Using this Guide

Welcome to the Leslie Savage Canvas Guide! 

This page contains basic information, including getting started articles and the comprehensive Growing with Canvas tutorial. 

The Grading page contains information on Assignments, Discussions, the Gradebook, Speedgrader, and Quizzes

The Organization page contains information on Modules, Pages, Files, the Calendar, Groups, and the Homepage

The Engagement, Communication, and More page includes information on Announcements, Notifications, Collaborations, Conferences, Course Importing, and Canvas Commons

The Canvas for Students page is for your students' reference, and includes information on using Canvas as a student. 

Canvas Basic Resources

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Kimberly Yadon
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Canvas for Students

Are you concerned about your students adjusting to online learning? We have created a student guide to Canvas, Zoom, and Library Resources. 

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