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Getting Started with Canvas for Instructors

Canvas instructors can learn about helpful tips and resources to help you through the semester in the Getting started with Canvas course for instructors.

The Getting Started with Canvas course provides helpful tips and resources for the following:

  • New Gradebook
  • Getting Started
  • Training
  • Automatic Course Creation
  • Students
  • Syllabus
  • Quizzes
  • Assessments
  • Grades
  • Mediasite
  • Mobile Apps
  • Course Templates

The course is public, so you do not need to be enrolled in the course to participate. To view the course, click Getting Started with Canvas.

Getting Started with Canvas for Students

The Getting Started with Canvas course for students provides helpful tips and resources for the following:

  • Mobile apps
  • Notification Preferences
  • Communication
  • Personal Files
  • Assignments
  • Groups
  • Check Your Grades
  • Help

The course is public, so you do not need to be enrolled in the course to participate. To view the course, click Getting Started with Canvas. The course includes new information about Assignments, Calendar, Communication, Incompletes, Notification Preferences, and design tips.

Canvas Guides

Do you need help getting your courses ready in Canvas? Check out the Canvas Guides, your 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. For help on K-State specific items, view the K-State Canvas FAQs.