Canvas

Canvas is a web-based learning management system or LMS. Canvas includes a variety of customizable course creation and management tools, course and user analytics and statistics, and internal communication tools.

Canvas

Canvas is a cloud-hosted learning management platform that streamlines a collection of digital tools and content for a simpler and more connected learning e...
Tue, Jun 14, 2022 at 2:51 PM

Canvas Overview for Instructors

Missouri Online has developed instructional videos on our core technologies to assist you in case you are unable to attend one of our live teaching sessions...
Fri, Dec 3, 2021 at 9:13 AM

Academic Technology Contact Information

Academic Technology Training & Support Contact the Academic Technology support team in three different ways. Live chat and phone are monitored between 9:00...
Tue, Aug 30, 2022 at 1:18 PM

Canvas start of semester checklist

Prior to the start of the semester you need to make sure you have confirmed your course site(s) on Canvas, combined course sites if needed and set up your c...
Thu, Jul 7, 2022 at 3:41 PM

Canvas course readiness checklist

Is your Canvas course ready for the first day of classes? Settings Check your course settings and pay attention to student options in the more options se...
Tue, Jul 26, 2022 at 8:55 AM

Missouri Online Training Events

Missouri Online hosts training events throughout the year. Our short courses, bootcamps and on demand videos cover a wide variety of tools and topics that i...
Thu, Jul 21, 2022 at 9:51 AM

Requesting a self enroll Canvas course

Please email teachingtools@umsystem.edu with the following information: The link to your Canvas organization site (If you have not created one yet, please...
Fri, Sep 30, 2022 at 10:35 AM

Enrolling users in your Canvas site

Enrolling Instructors and TAs in a registrar course Anyone with an instructional responsibility in a course has to be listed with the class in the Schedule...
Fri, Sep 2, 2022 at 9:00 AM

Enrolling external users in your Canvas site

There are a variety of reasons why you may need to enroll an external to UMSystem user into your Canvas site. This article describes some common situations ...
Fri, Sep 2, 2022 at 12:18 PM

Adding a test student to your Canvas course

Instructors may use the Canvas Request System, in combination with a Cirrus identity account, to add a test student to their Canvas course sites.  Though th...
Fri, Sep 2, 2022 at 10:18 AM

Using the Canvas Request System

The Canvas Request System can be used to: Request a Course Combo to combine Canvas course sections and cross-listed courses Edit a previously completed C...
Fri, Sep 30, 2022 at 1:18 PM

Adding Users to a Canvas Course using the CRS

Note: You can only add an Observer or Course Coordinator to a registrar course. For any other level of access you must get Registrar approval and send that ...
Fri, Sep 30, 2022 at 1:11 PM

Completing a course combo using the CRS

This documentation will walk you through creating a Course Combo, combining two or more sections into one course in Canvas. First, you will select a Parent ...
Tue, Jun 7, 2022 at 2:30 PM

Editing a Course Combo using the CRS

Follow the below steps to make changes to a previously completed course combo.  You can edit the Parent or Child course or rename the Parent course as it di...
Wed, Mar 16, 2022 at 10:18 AM

Incomplete/delayed grade FAQ

This FAQ addresses commonly asked questions after arranging for a student continued access to your Canvas site for an incomplete or delayed grade after the ...
Mon, Jul 18, 2022 at 9:12 AM

Importing content from another Canvas site

Your Canvas course shell will only contain some standard syllabus information. If you want to reuse materials from a previous semester, you will need to i...
Wed, Mar 16, 2022 at 10:22 AM

Making my site visible to students

Students can only access your Canvas site after it is Published and the Start date has passed.  By default, Canvas sites become available to students one ...
Mon, Jun 7, 2021 at 10:37 AM

Using the Canvas mobile app

Users who wish to access Canvas on the go have two options: Log in to Canvas via the smartphone's browser; or Download the Canvas by Instructure app. U...
Wed, Oct 20, 2021 at 10:08 AM

Choosing the correct Canvas log in method

Having questions about which Canvas Login method to choose?  UMSYSTEM Login - Choose this option if you are a faculty member, staff member or student at a...
Mon, Aug 15, 2022 at 3:42 PM