TEACHER REQUESTS CANVAS COURSE(S) from the CANVAS TECHPORTAL
*The "techportal" is for participants that have completed the self-paced pre-req course, and the required 90 minute training, by an approved trainer.
"Techportal" Instructions (updated January 2018)
PowerPoint with the "techportal" link and short video.
How do I export a Canvas course?
Canvas Export Instructions
GET STARTED with CANVAS
Which browsers does Canvas support? VIP
How do I log in to Pearland ISD's canvas website (high school)?
How do I use the Dashboard?
How do I view my Canvas courses?
How do I use the Course Home Page as an instructor?
(this is the entry to your course)
How do I add a profile picture to my user account?
How do I set my Canvas notification preferences?
ORGANIZE a COURSE
How do I use the Course Setup Checklist?
How do I change the Course Home Page?
How do I reorder and hide Course Navigation links?
(Pearland ISD standard to begin with on the course navigation is: Home, Announcements, Assignments, Discussions)
What are the Canvas settings at the course level?
(Get to know "Course Details, Sections, and Navigation tabs, minimum.)
ADD COURSE CONTENT
Add an Announcement
How do I upload a file to a course?
How do I create a new page in a course?
What is the Rich Content Editor?
How do I create an Assignments?
When would I use assignments & where do assignments appear in Canvas?
Canvas supports five assignment types: Assignments, Discussions, Quizzes, External Tools, and Not Graded.
What quiz types are available in Canvas courses?
How do I create a quiz with individual questions?
How do I create a discussion as an instructor?
How do I use the Syllabus as in instructor?
How do I use the Calendar?
WORK with GRADES
How do I enter and edit grades in the canvas gradebook?
What is the SpeedGrader?