Sharpen your Canvas skills with May training sessions

Apr 25, 2018 | News, Training

If you are interested in improving your Canvas knowledge, Penn State’s IT Learning and Development (ITLD) has two training opportunities coming up in May. Both sessions are part of the week-long Penn State technology training event SummerFest I.

Both sessions are offered online via Zoom, enabling faculty and staff to attend from anywhere in the Penn State system.

Canvas: Creating and Delivering Effective Content
Monday, May 7, 2018
9:00-11:30 a.m. EDT

This hands-on workshop will guide participants through the options for delivering course content through the Canvas Learning Management System. Participants in this workshop will learn how to create and manage Modules and Pages through hands-on practice and facilitated exploration of Canvas’s related features and options. Learn more and register at

Canvas: Creating Assignments and Quizzes
Friday, May 11, 2018
1:00-3:30 p.m. EDT

This hands-on workshop will prepare participants to design and deliver assessments through Canvas, Penn State’s new Learning Management System. Participants will be guided through the steps for creating assignments and quizzes, selecting assignment and quiz settings, and adding questions to a quiz. Participants will also explore assessment options and settings within Canvas, including settings for question display, interaction, review, and feedback. Learn more and register at

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