Join Oliver Schinkten for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the course calendar, part of Up and Running with Canvas 2015.
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The Course Calendar in Canvas provides…the teacher and students with a powerful tool,…to keep them up-to-date in the course.…If we navigate to the Calendar…by clicking on the Calendar link,…in the Global Navigation Bar,…you will notice that you have…a customized calendar that's color coded.…I created a Physical Science class…and added assignments to show this.…If right now I only wanted to view…the assignments from that Physical Science class,…I can click on my name,…and Life Science,…and it will leave only the contents…of the Physical Science calendar.…
If I want to see contents for our Life Science course,…I click on Life Science,…click off of Physical Science,…and now I can see only the assignments…and events in the Life Science calendar.…You will also notice that there…are already many due dates and events…in the calendar for March.…This isn't because I entered them there,…but rather because the calendar automatically syncs…with assignments, syllabus, and grades.…When we entered in assignments,…such as the Paper Prompt 1,…
- Setting up a teacher account and profile
- Creating the course and syllabus
- Adding a grading profile
- Creating student groups
- Setting up conferences
- Creating assignments and quizzes
- Building test question banks
- Exploring the grading tools (including SpeedGrader)
- Adding co-teachers
- Duplicating a course
- Working with modules
- Publishing a course
Skill Level Beginner
Teaching Fundamentals: Data-Driven Instructionwith Riyaz Gayasaddin1h 23m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started with Canvas 2015
2. Creating a Course
3. Creating Student Groups
4. Adding Assignments and Quizzes
5. Exploring the Grading Tools
6. Course Management Tools
7. Canvas Apps
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