DoIT Academic Technology provides countless opportunities to gather on campus to learn and discuss a variety of topics. This includes pedagogical discussions and technology demonstrations through Faculty Engagement programs, learning technology trainings from Learn@UW, on-campus sessions for Information Technology Academy scholars, technology workshops from Software Training for Students and special campus events we host or co-host. See the below calendar for upcoming events.

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Getting Started with Canvas

August 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This is a two-hour Canvas training session. Participants will learn about basic features and functionalities in Canvas including:

  • managing courses on the Canvas dashboard
  • creating pages, assignments, quizzes and discussions
  • using modules to organize your content
  • uploading files
  • customizing your homepage
  • … and, much more.

Questions are encouraged.

Participants will also be made aware of additional online and face-to-face training resources.

All credit-based courses can transition to Canvas and can be accessed by logging into the Learn@UW Course Dashboard. If you do not have a credit-based course, we encourage you to set up a sandbox course prior to the training. To do so, you can work with the designated learning technology point-person for your school or college, or submit this form.

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August 17, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Room 346, Teacher Education Bldg
225 North Mills Street
Madison, WI United States
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