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CANVAS OVERVIEW PRESENTATIONS

Join us for one of these hour long overview presentations that will give you an idea of what Canvas is, what the timeline is, and its differences to Blackboard.

Here is the overview presentation slide deck if you are unable to attend any of the sessions

Final two overviews are today!

  • Friday, March 1, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., PB101
  • Friday, March 1, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., HML 2134

CANVAS WEEK - March 25 - 29, 2019

Getting Started with Canvas Demonstrations are scheduled during Canvas Week. Register here:
http://fresnostate.edu/academics/cfe/training/workshops.html#canvasweekSign language interpreters will be provided during certain demonstrations.

HANDS-ON WORKSHOPS!

These workshops will give you opportunity to build as you go. Follow this link to read descriptions and register: http://fresnostate.edu/academics/cfe/training/workshops.html#handson. Sign language interpreters will be provided during certain workshops.

COPY PARTY!!

What could be better - a place to work, friendly and knowledgeable helpers, and FOOD! We will help you copy content from Blackboard to Canvas. Register now for one of these dates/times. Don't forget your device!

Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/wGBaLLhc3bgaXAVB3

  • Monday, April 15, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (lunch at noon, HML2134) Sign language interpreters will be provided during this time.
  • Tuesday, April 16,  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (lunch at noon, HML2134)
  • Wednesday, April 17, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (lunch at noon, HML2134)
  • Tuesday, April 30 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (continental Breakfast at 9, lunch at noon, HML2134)
  • Wednesday, May 1 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (continental Breakfast at 9, lunch at noon, HML2134) 

MORE TRAINING AND RESOURCES

growing with canvas

Self-enroll in the Growing with Canvas Course once you have a Canvas account: https://fresnostate.instructure.com/enroll/PM3MXN

The Growing with Canvas course now includes resources including 

  • Canvas Student Orientations
  • Canvas Templates
  • Sample Welcome Letter
  • Canvas Checklists
  • Canvas Guides

NEED HELP?

The Center for Faculty Excellence and the Academic Technology Resource Center are here to help!

Contact us:

  • canvas@mail.fresnostate.edu
  • 559.278.7373
  • Center for Faculty Excellence (CFE) second floor of the Henry Madden Library

Canvas has many guides and videos to help you: