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Canvas Workshops

Getting Started with Canvas Pre-recorded Webinar

This pre-recorded webinar is available for the Butler Community to view. Use it as a tool to reinforce your knowledge or if you haven't  been able to attend any of our Canvas workshops, learn what the system offers. When you register, your confirmation email will include a link to the webinar.

Using Turnitin and Canvas

This workshop will explore the ways instructors can incorporate Turnitin functionality within Canvas Assignments. In particular, participants will discover how to use quick marks and rubrics. Further, participants will learn how to use TII for group assignments among other capabilities. Attendees should bring their own laptops.

  • Register Thursday, February 27, 2020 | 2:00 PM—3:30 PM | CAT Learning Lounge (IL 303)
  • Register | Tuesday, March 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM—11:30 PM | CAT Learning Lounge (IL 303)

Canvas Focused Open Sessions

Canvas Open Session Focus on Collaboration

  • Register | Wednesday, March 4, 2020 | 2:00 PM—4:00 PM | CAT Learning Lounge (IL 303)

Moodle Retirement Prep Session

Moodle enters retirement in December 2020! In this working session, instructors will learn how to back up content from Moodle courses and org sites. In addition, they will learn strategies for archiving student interactions such as discussion forum activity and grades as well as how to access 3rd party plugins like Panopto content that was associated with Moodle. Lastly, a review of how to import Moodle content into Canvas will be covered. Participants should bring their laptops to the session. 

  • Register | Friday, April 10, 2020 | 2:00 PM—3:00 PM | CAT Learning Lounge (IL 303)
  • Register | Friday, May 8, 2020 | 10:00 AM—11:00 AM | CAT Learning Lounge (IL 303)

General Topic Open Session

  • Register | Friday, April 24, 2020 | 1:00 PM—3:00 PM | Cat Learning Lounge (IL 303)

Workshop of Your Choice!

Do you have a student project (e.g. infographics) involving academic technology and need an in-class training? Does your department want a refresher on a Butler system? Submit a workshop request with the details and we'll design a workshop around your needs.