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Poll Everywhere Webinar Series

Every Tuesday Poll Everywhere be hosting a higher-ed specific webinar to help get faculty back into the swing of things.  The first webinar will be on August 16th.  If you’re interested, please register for a session here .

Topics covered will include:

  • adding students
  • fun ways to use Poll Everywhere in your class
  • reports

WyoCourses and Instructional Technology Workshops

Now you have a shell and don't know much about advanced topics? Grading? Rubrics? Exams & Quizzes? Groups? Mobile Apps?

These workshops will help you use WyoCourses to its full capacity. Each one-hour session will give you hands on assistance using some of the advanced tools in WyoCourses. Please bring your laptop, power cord, and course materials, e.g., draft syllabi, course schedules, assignments, quizzes, etc.

Check the training calendar below for the schedule and locations.
Please email with any questions.

Click here to register for workshops

UW Recorded Trainings

If you missed a previously scheduled WyoCourses training, we've created a recording for you to view at your convenience.

Training Resources

The Canvas Help Center offers on-demand access to the most comprehensive training resources on the Canvas system. The selections below from their video tutorials and instructor guides are a suggested starting point for learning the instructional features and capabilities of the flexible learning management system. Apply instruction to your upcoming course, or request a test course shell.

Remember, you can enlarge the video to full screen by clicking on the four-arrow icon, bottom right of video player window. Each video tutorial is about three minutes long, with the exception of the Canvas Instructor Training series, where each of the three videos is about an hour long,

In the instructor guides, note links to related pages. 

When these resources do not provide you the solution to your teaching objective, visit us at a TOUCH session, or email the WyoCourses instructional support team

Outcome Assessment LTI

90 Second Video Series


Video Tutorials

Instructor Guides
Why I Love Canvas!-Old but still relevant Canvas Quickstart Guide
Canvas Help Center
Canvas Help Resources Canvas Guides
Canvas Community Canvas Community

Getting Started

Video Tutorials Instructor Guides
Instructor Guide
Canvas Navigation Guide
Change Your Settings
Canvas Interface Overview Understanding and Setting Notification Preferences
Personal Settings and Profile Picture Customizing the Course Home Page
Notification Preferences Customizing Course Navigation
Course Layout Customization

Understanding Course Tools

Video Tutorials Instructor Guides
Communication Overview
What is the Syllabus? Syllabus Guides
How Does the Calendar Work? What is the Calendar?
What Should I Use the Calendar for? How Do I View the Calendar?
Assignments Overview What are Assignments?
Grades Overview What are Grades and the Grade Book?
SpeedGrader™ Overview How Do I Use the SpeedGrader™?
Conferences Overview What are Conferences?
Groups - Create and Manage Student Groups
Collaborations Overview What are Collaborations?
What is a Rubric?

Creating Content

Video Tutorials Instructor Guides
Modules - Creation and Management What are Modules?
Files - Add Course Content What are Files?
Pages - Creation and Usage What are Pages?
Rich Content Editor - Content Creation What is the Rich Content Editor?
Assignment Creation How Do I Create Assignments?
Quiz Creation - Settings What Options are Available for Quizzes?
Quiz Creation - Questions How Do I Create a New Quiz?
Add images
Embed videos - YouTube | Other
Create audio recordings

And more...

Canvas Interface Overview

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