Recorded Workshops

LDT Training Workshops

Learning Design and Technology (LDT) hosts training workshops throughout each semester. Links to recorded sessions are provided below, so you can view them at your convenience.


We recommend that faculty watch the following webinars, which cover the basics of getting started in Canvas and using the system for posting materials, collecting assignments, and posting grades.

  • Canvas – Getting Started
    This session gives you an overview of the Canvas system, which is the Learning Management System used at Maryville. You will learn the basics of Canvas and what tools are available within Canvas.
  • Canvas – Preparing To Teach Online
    This session gives you an overview of tasks faculty need to complete within their courses prior to an online course starting. Topics covered include: reviewing course content, uploading a syllabus, setting due dates, posting announcements, and setting your profile.
  • Canvas – Materials
    This session focuses on how to build a course in Canvas. Specific tools covered include Modules, Files, and Syllabus.
  • Canvas – Assessment
    This session focuses on how to create and manage assessments within Canvas. Specific tools covered include Assignments, Rubrics, Peer Review, Grades, SpeedGrader, Attendance.

The below videos are more targeted to specific areas of Canvas. You may find it useful to review these to increase awareness of what’s possible within the system.

Finally – all basic user documentation can be found on the URL below.

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