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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: Canvas Instructions-No JMU e-ID Accessing Canvas and Locating your Password   1. Open a web browser and enter the following web address:   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

Concluding a Course at the End of the Semester

Instructure has a guide that descriptively explains how to conclude your course.

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