Canvas Getting Started

Library Resources In Canvas

L&ET is introducing two new ways to integrate library resources in your Canvas courses.   Launching Library Pages from the Canvas Course Navigation   A link to JMU Libraries will already be available in the Canvas Course Navigation.   By default, the JMU Libraries link goes to the JMU Read more

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

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

Student Canvas Quick Guide

Need help getting started in your Canvas course?  Check out this Quick Guide.  If you need additional resources, then check out these guides.