6 Core Canvas Skills

Most instructors will need 6 basic skills to get them started in Canvas.

1. Navigating around Canvas - Dashboard, global navigation bar, course navigation bar, help

2. Adding/Organizing Content - Modules, files

3. Creating an assignment - review of setting options

4. Grading an assignment - SpeedGrader

5. Using the Gradebook - grade calculations, navigating it

6. Communicating with students - sending announcements and private email or messages

BONUS SKILL - Getting Help