Workshop: Getting Started in Canvas

Explore ways to use Canvas to facilitate student learning. This workshop will address how to create and share announcements, post a syllabus, add and organize content in ways that help students succeed, and publish your course.


This workshop is intended for instructors & graduate TAs who are new to using Canvas at Cornell. The workshop introduces users to the platform and ways to use it as an integral part of engaging, student-centered courses.

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Watch a recorded version of Getting Started in Canvas.

You can also watch individual segments of the workshop recording:

Navigate the Canvas platform

Consider course structure

Design student experience

Communicate and interact