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Teaching Math in Canvas Duy Tran

January 14, 2020 by | Canvas

An interview with professor Duy Tran on teaching math in Canvas What did you teach in Canvas? I was one of the instructors who piloted Canvas before the decision was made to go to Canvas. I taught during Interterm 2019, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019. The courses I built out were Math 109 (Business Calculus)

Add a user to your Canvas course

January 7, 2020 by | Canvas

Do you need to add a co-instructor, Course Designer, or Guest to your Canvas course? Faculty do not have the ability to add users to a Canvas course. All faculty and students who are in a course in PeopleSoft are automatically added to courses in Canvas. Any other user needs to be added manually. When

Merge your courses in Canvas

January 6, 2020 by | Canvas

Why Merge Courses? If you teach multiple sections of the same course and want to manage them all together, this is for you. If you like the idea of sending instructions, deploying tests, or posting content one time instead of the same thing multiple times, this is for you. In Canvas, each “course” contains a “section” of

JanCon 2020 Registration is Still Open!

December 19, 2019 by | Canvas

Registration is still open for Chapman University’s annual January Conference on Teaching (JanCon) sponsored by the Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning (IETL) and Educational Technology Services (ETS). The theme of JanCon will be “Teaching for Today’s Learners” and the main focus area of the conference will be on interactive training for Canvas, Chapman’s

Reflection and Resolve Thoughts for the end of the semester

December 10, 2019 by | Canvas

As Fall semester closes and the year ends, it’s a time for reflection and resolve. While I am closing out my time with my Fall semester students, I return to the Learning Objectives for my courses and consider whether I did all that I could to facilitate their fruition for my students. Additionally, I am

Canvas Hands-on workshop recordings

December 4, 2019 by | Canvas

Faculty and Staff All faculty and staff are strongly encouraged to attend Canvas trainings. Please visit the Canvas Training page to register for a session. We’ve tried to make as many options for training available including: The Growing with Canvas course on your Canvas dashboard Instructor Videos at Canvas (scroll down to watch the Instructor

You may now log in to Canvas!

November 26, 2019 by | Canvas

We’re happy to announce that all faculty and staff may now access Canvas using their Chapman email address and password. Login URL: Canvas.chapman.edu For faculty and staff support: Call Canvas 24/7 technical support: 1 (833) 531-9763 Chat Canvas 24/7 support: within Canvas, using the “Help” option in the sidebar menu Need Canvas training? Please sign up for workshops. You

Getting Started with Canvas in 10 Steps

November 26, 2019 by | Canvas

Getting Started with Canvas in 10 Steps 1. Modify Your Canvas Settings Within Canvas you have the option of customizing your Settings by adding a secondary email address or cell phone for text notifications. In Global Navigation, click on the Account link and go to the Settings link. Click on +Email Address to add another email address. Click on

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