Learning Technology

Assess technology needs, build or implement tools or infrastructure that enhance student learning and assist in the evaluation of teaching, and provide support to users of these technologies.

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – August 17 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • August 17, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – August 17 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 17, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – August 22 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • August 22, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Moving from Connect to Canvas – August 23 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • August 23, 2017
    12:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Event Description

In this 90-minute session, we’ll demonstrate the migration of a typical Connect course into Canvas. We’ll have a look at ‘what went where’; compare the most common tools and content areas in both systems; run through a checklist of clean up tasks to get you ready for a new session. We will not have our UBC Canvas environment ready for you to play with your own content. This session will be a sneak peek so you can start thinking about your own migration!. Note: We strongly encourage you to attend an Intro to Canvas Basics as a precursor to this migration workshop..
☰ Demonstration Session Type

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – August 24 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • August 24, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – August 24 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 24, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Canvas Summer Camp/Open Studio – August 25th, 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • August 25, 2017
    8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Need a semi quiet place to plug in and work on your Canvas course? The Canvas Summer Camp and Open Studio will be available all day from 8:30-2:45 on specific dates in August and September for you to work with Canvas experts who can answer your questions…
☰ Demonstration Session Type + ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Canvas Virtual Series: Intro to Canvas Basics – August 28 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2017
    9:00 am - 10:00 am

Event Description

Welcome to Canvas! This introductory online series is designed to acquaint all new users with the Canvas Learning Management System and how it can enhance teaching and learning…
☰ Demonstration Session Type

Introduction to Canvas Basics (for TAs) – August 28


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Welcome to Canvas! This introductory session to Canvas is designed to acquaint all new users with the Canvas Learning Management System. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas system, notifications and communication, discussion boards, using the SpeedGrader, uploading and editing course content, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions, papers). Note: You will need (more…)

Canvas Virtual Series: Assignments and Grading – August 29 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 2017
    9:00 am - 10:00 am

Event Description

Welcome to Canvas! This introductory online series is designed to acquaint all new users with the Canvas Learning Management System and how it can enhance teaching and learning Note: Participants should already be familiar with the features and functionality of Canvas by completing the Intro to Canvas Basics workshop.
☰ Demonstration Session Type