Clemson University

Canvas Jumpstart Series

Update on 01/03/2022

Due to water damage repairs in Cooper 416, the Canvas Jumpstart Series will be virtual only. 


Building a Canvas site for your teaching needs is easier than you think! Bring your laptop and work along with your expert facilitators to get your Canvas course sites up and running in time for the first week of classes. Below you can find the schedule and a complete list of topics that will be covered. 


Schedule and Topics:
Day 1 - Canvas Essentials
9:30 AM - 9:55 AM - Welcome and introduction
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Demonstration and questions
* Importing course content
* Creating and organizing assignments and the grade book
* Creating quiz banks and quizzes
* Creating rubrics
Day 2 - Canvas Organization
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Demonstration and questions
* Creating modules and pages
* Organizing content best practices
* Create a welcome page
* Create a “Start Here” module
Day 3 - Canvas Tools
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Demonstration and questions
* Zoom
* iClicker
* Turnitin
* LockDown Browser
* Kaltura

Location: This hybrid event will be held in person in Cooper 416 (The Brown Room) and over Zoom. A Zoom link will be emailed out to all registered participants 24-48 hours prior to the event.

Recording: These workshops will be recorded, so if you cannot attend every day, you will receive a link to the recordings for all three days.


Register for all three days of the Canvas Jumpstart Series workshop.

Only need to attend for one day? Select the date that works for you! You will still receive the link for all three days' recordings.



Contact James Butler with questions.

Dial-In Information

A Zoom link will be emailed to registered participants. 

Tuesday, January 10 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Cooper Library, 416
116 Sigma Dr., Clemson, SC 29634, USA

Notice of Non-Discrimination

Event Type

Conference / Forum / Symposium, Training and Development, Workshops

Target Audience

Faculty, Staff, Students, Graduate, Postdocs


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