Canvas Quick Setup Courses

Canvas for the Impatient!

Don’t sweat the details!
All you have to know about Canvas to get up and running in an hour.  Covering very little detail this course is excellent for giving you a basic overview of getting around in Canvas.  No need to register, this is an online course and will be offered multiple times.  If you have already attended a previous session feel free to attend as often as you like.  The instructor will be in the room early so if you have any questions about your hardware working you can test it before class begins. The following topics will all be covered in 1 hour.

TopicsSchedule
Canvas Communication
- Inbox
- Announcements
Modules (setting up the course)
- Adding Files
- Adding Pages
- Discussions
Grading
- Grade Posting Policy
- Speedgrader / Assignments
Video
- Screen and audio capturing

October 19
- 11:00 - 12:00
October 20
- 2:00 - 3:00
October 26
- 10:00 - 11:00

No registration required. We will be hosting these courses in this collaborate room: (note: room change due to an instructor error) https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/ca37c4be2a14459ba42cf238616b767b

For questions on the schedule please contact, Brian Ledwell: ledwell@uwosh.edu

Watch Previously Recorded Sessions

Collaborate session 6/09/20
Collaborate session 3/23/20
Collaborate session 3/24/20 9:00
Collaborate session 3/24/20 2:00

 

Canvas, The Cave of Doom

Come on board for this exploration into hidden features of Canvas.
Bring your shovel and miner’s hat and we’ll dig for gold.  This Canvas course will cover a list of How-Tos.  It will jump from one alligator infested pit to another, filling in moats of uncertainty.  Below are a sample of topics that will be covered in 1 hour.

TopicsSchedule
Initial course setting setup / take down
- Start / End Dates
- Grading Scheme
Extra Credit
- Points based
- Fudge Points (speedgrader)
- Weighted
Gradebook hidden gems and traps
- Filters
- Export Gradebook
- Late Policy
- Grade Posting Policy
- Graded & resubmitted assignments
- What the student sees
- Set Default Grade (potential trap)
October 21
- 2:00 - 3:00
October 27
- 2:00 - 3:00
 

The instructor will be in the room early so if you have any questions about your hardware working you can test it before class begins.

No registration required. We will be hosting these courses in this collaborate room: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/7672c36d1bde4d31b74dc9d0a270e759

For questions on the schedule please contact, Brian Ledwell: ledwell@uwosh.edu

Watch Previously Recorded Sessions

Collaborate Canvas Cave of Doom, session 6/12/20

 

Video Creation on a Dime

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Create high quality videos cheaply. During this 1 hour presentation we will walk you through the process of capturing, creating and editing video for your classroom. Expect to learn about screen capturing, lighting, audio and captioning for student who need accommodations. At the end of this hour you will have all the knowledge you need to create movies at least as good as Ed Wood.

TopicsSchedule
Video Creation
- Kaltura Capture
Edit Video
- Kaltura Capture
- Machine Captioning
Sharing Video
- Canvas Page
- Shared Link
Live Conferencing
- Create Room Outside of Canvas
- Inside Canvas (for your students)
- Recording
- Downloading
October 22
- 2:00 - 3:00
October 29
- 2:00 - 3:00

The instructor will be in the room early so if you have any questions about your hardware working you can test it before class begins.

No registration required. We will be hosting these courses in this collaborate room:  https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/bf7ee65dbb764025988c253b7409eff9

For questions on the schedule please contact, Brian Ledwell: ledwell@uwosh.edu

Watch Previously Recorded Sessions

Collaborate session 08/04/20

Collaborate session 7/07/20

 

Proctorio Setup Course

Interested in online proctoring of your course using Proctorio? 

TopicsSchedule
PROCTORIO REQUIREMENTS
- Browser
- Video / Audio
PROCTORIO SETUP
- Costs
- Activating Proctorio
- Saved Profiles
- Exam Settings
-- Option Help
-- Sub Options (record room)
-- Recoding Options
- Lock Down Options
- Verification Options
- In-Quiz Tools
BEHAVIOR SETTINGS (edit any time)
- Presets
- Metrics
- Environment
- Technical Abnormalities
GRADING
- Exam Results
- Incident Logs, Room Scans, Screen Rec, Location Info, ID,
- Changing Settings
- Maps
- Display Options
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- 0:00 - 0:00


The instructor will be in the room early so if you have any questions about your hardware working you can test it before class begins.

No registration required. We will be hosting these courses in this collaborate room:
https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/163057c82c294b51a28414be51a4adcd

For questions on the schedule please contact, Brian Ledwell: ledwell@uwosh.edu

Watch Previously Recorded Sessions

Collaborate session 08/04/20

Collaborate Ultra: Rockstar Guide

Interested in using Collaborate Ultra with you’re students?

TopicsSchedule
Setting up a Room
- Event Details
- Guest Access
- Start and End
Session Settings
- Default Attendee Roles
- Providing easy access to students in Canvas
In Room Options
- Session Menu
- Collaborate Panel
-- Chat
--People
-- Share Content
--- Whiteboard
--- Application Screen
--- Camera
--- Files
--- Polling (engagement)
--- Breakout Groups
Monday 08/31
- 11:00 - 12:00
Wed 09/02
- 10:00 - 11:00

The instructor will be in the room early so if you have any questions about your hardware working you can test it before class begins.

No registration required. We will be hosting these courses in this collaborate room:

https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/280ba450aa5c41328453cee81597e421

For questions on the schedule please contact, Brian Ledwell: ledwell@uwosh.edu

Watch Previously Recorded Sessions

Collaborate Ultra: Rockstar, session 8/12/20

Collaborate Ultra Resources

Collaborate Ultra – Resources (PDF)