Webinars

Get to Know Canvas - The Smart and Easy LMS

Join Instructure for a 50-minute webinar demonstrating the functionality of its Canvas learning management system. You’ll see why some of the largest and most innovative colleges and universities have made the smart move to Canvas. You’ll learn… how Canvas’ SpeedGrader makes grading (with rubrics) up to 70% more efficient, how to engage students via integration with modern Web sites and devices, how cloud hosting makes life easier for everyone, and how Canvas’ modern Web interface makes it easy for faculty and students.

Get to know Canvas — the Smart and Easy Learning Platform

Have you heard the buzz about Canvas? This is a free 70-minute presentation about the Canvas learning platform. You’ll see why some of the largest and most innovative colleges and universities have made the smart move to Canvas.

Good for Students, Good for Faculty: UW Reviews the LMS

In 2011 the University of Washington had a complex and difficult to maintain learning management landscape. Faced with increasing demand to improve the LMS experience for students and faculty, the UW launched a one-year pilot of Canvas by Instructure. The pilot provided compelling results that subsequently led UW to standardize on Canvas across all three UW campuses. View this free webinar to learn about UW's systematic effort to define a new LMS strategy.

Google Apps + Canvas = BFF

Many educators have already integrated Google Apps into their Canvas environment, and found the integration to be "easy and seamless". And when they feel they've outgrown the Google Apps offered, the robustness of the Canvas platform allows them to integrate new and other edu apps into their teaching. Join former educator, Marissa Burkhart, for this special Canvas demo and walk, with a unique focus on integrating Google Apps into your Canvas workflow.

Got LMS? Key Strategies for Choosing and Implementing a New LMS

Thousands of districts and schools have already gone through this process and have learned critical success factors to ensure choosing the right LMS. Join two educational technologists as they talk about their experience of going through an LMS evaluation and what they learned.

Grading in Canvas

Grading can be a teacher's worst nightmare. We'll show you how fast and easy grading can be with Canvas Gradebook. We'll demonstrate multiple ways to set up your Gradebook, as well as other cool things, like grading rules and calculations that will make your life simpler.

How to Build an LTI for an LMS

If you’re one of the many LMS users interested in building an LTI app, but you aren’t sure about the “right” way to do it, this webinar’s for you. First we’ll cover the basics of LTI (the standard mechanism for most LMS integrations), then we’ll review some example apps and show you how to make them work with an LMS.

How to Personalize K-12 Learning

This webinar will explore how personalized learning encourages creative thinking skills and innovation. It will demonstrate ways K-12 teachers can use Canvas to provide differentiated learning while challenging learners at their own ability levels. It will also present the benefits of individualized instruction for students, as well as for schools. Time will be allocated for open discussion and questions.

How to Roll Out an LMS

Whether you have a new learning management system or are still searching for the right one, the idea of implementing a new LMS can be daunting. But the truth is, it's not as hard as it seems. In fact, it's pretty easy. Join us for this exclusive webinar to breakdown the implementation process, and prove it's not as overwhelming as many think. Plan to learn tips and tricks on how to make the process of implementing a new LMS both painless and seamless.