Canvas Tutorials

Canvas Support for Students

Canvas is new to JMU students too!  Provide this online training link for students in your syllabus or in your Canvas course: https://canvas.jmu.edu/courses/1142383 Canvas Instructions-No JMU e-ID Accessing Canvas and Locating your Password   1. Open a web browser and enter the following web address: http://canvas.jmu.edu   2. Click Read more

8 Steps to Build Your Canvas Course

8 steps Basic Handout pdf Use this handout to help you develop a workflow to design and create your canvas course. Please use our support site and the Canvas guides for more details and how-tos for each specific step.  

5 Keys to Grading in Canvas

Keys to grading download pdf 5 Keys to Grading in Canvas 1. Assignments = Gradebook Columns. You add columns by adding assignments. They can be no-submission. (There is now a notes column in the gradebook) 2. All assignments must eventually have a grade. Students with missed assignments should have a Read more

Installing Canvas mobile app on an iPhone

The Canvas mobile app is free. Please follow these instructions for installing the mobile app on your iPhone or other iOS device: 1. Find the mobile in in the Apple App store. Note that there are two Canvas apps. You want the one with the reddish icon: 2. Open Read more

Add Clicker Registration Tool

Click the plus icon to add new content to a module.                 When the add content window pops up change the drop down bar to External Tool   After selecting External Tool you will then see a list of External Tools that Read more