Training

Information Technology Services is offering several Canvas training sessions.

To sign up for Canvas training, sign in to HRIS

  1. Under Employee Self Service, select Learning and Development.
  2. Select KSU Training Enrollment.
  3. Locate the course you want, and click View Available Sessions.
  4. Click on the session you would like to attend.
  5. Verify your personal information and then click Continue.

Discovering the Power of Canvas

Discovering the Power of Canvas is a face-to-face training class that will: explore the navigation, start a new course, and cover the communication tools within Canvas. Each class will consist of one hour of instruction followed by 30 minutes of Q&A. 

Registration is required, so sign up for the course in HRIS. All Discovering the Power of Canvas classes will be in Hale 301a.

DateTimeTopicStatus
01/05/201510:30AM-NoonDiscovering the Power of CanvasOpen
01/05/20152:30PM-4PMDiscovering the Power of CanvasOpen
01/14/20151:30PM-3PMDiscovering the Power of CanvasOpen

Designing Course Content

Designing Course Content is a face-to-face training class that will teach participants how to: start a new course, add content from K-State Online Classic, and learn how to use the Pages tool. Each class will consist of one hour of instruction followed by 30 minutes of Q&A. 

Registration is required, so sign up for the course in HRISAll Designing Course Content classes will be in Hale 301a.

DateTimeTopicStatus
01/06/201510:30AM-NoonDesigning Course ContentOpen
01/07/201510:30AM-NoonDesigning Course ContentOpen
01/08/201510:30AM-NoonDesigning Course ContentOpen
01/12/201510:30AM-NoonDesigning Course ContentOpen
01/14/201510:30AM-NoonDesigning Course ContentOpen

Developing Quizzes and Assignments

Developing Quizzes and Assignments is a face-to-face training class that will teach participants how to: create an assignment, create a quiz, and add questions to an existing quiz. Each class will consist of one hour of instruction followed by 30 minutes of Q&A.

Registration is required, so sign up for the course in HRISAll Developing Quizzes and Assignments classes will be in Hale 301a.

DateTimeTopicStatus
01/06/20152:30PM-4PMDeveloping Quizzes and AssignmentsOpen
01/07/20152:30PM-4PMDeveloping Quizzes and AssignmentsOpen
01/08/20152:30PM-4PMDeveloping Quizzes and AssignmentsOpen
01/12/20151:30PM-3PMDeveloping Quizzes and AssignmentsOpen

Walk-In Help Sessions

Walk-In Help Sessions will be available throughout the year for questions and answers and specific assistance with Canvas functionality. Mideasite and Office of Assessment help will also be available during the sessions. Help will be provided on a first come, first served basis. Attendees should bring their laptop with them so their course can be easily accessed. You do not need to sign-up for the walk-in sessions. All Walk-In Help Sessions will be in the K-State Student Union, Staterooms 1 & 2.

DateTimeTopicStatus
01/09/201510AM-2PMWalk-In Help SessionsOpen
01/16/20159AM-2PMWalk-In Help SessionsOpen

Mediasite Overview Training

Mediasite Overview Training will teach participants how to: create robust video presentations, manage and archive videos, and provide better video distribution. You do not need to sign-up for the Mediasite Overview Training sessions. All Mediasite Overview Training session will be in Hale 301a.

DateTimeTopicStatus
01/13/201510:30AM-NoonMediasite Overview TrainingOpen
01/13/20151:30PM-3PMMediasite Overview TrainingOpen
01/15/201510:30AM-NoonMediasite Overview TrainingOpen
01/15/20151:30PM-3PMMediasite Overview TrainingOpen

Assessment Training

High-quality assessment is the first step in improving student learning. The self-paced Student Learning Assessment in Canvas training will teach you how to: set up outcomes, use rubrics, create question banks, and how to track and improve student learning.

Instructor Training Guides

Canvas Guides is the online help site for instructors using Canvas. The site is searchable and provides step-by-step lessons on how to use Canvas. The online lessons are continually updated and many of the lessons include videos. The downloadable PDF manuals are updated with every release.