This article is a launching point for Boise State Faculty and Staff to learn about the Canvas LMS.
Canvas Status Page
Groups Overview in Canvas (4.5 min/Faculty)
Groups Overview in Canvas (3 min/Students)
Discussions Overview in Canvas (5 min/Faculty)
Discussions Overview in Canvas (3 minutes / Students)
Assignments Overview in Canvas (4 min/Faculty)
Assignments Overview in Canvas (3 minutes / Students)
Gradebook overview in Canvas (9 min/Faculty)
Grades Overview in Canvas (2.5 minutes / Students)
Modules Overview in Canvas (4 min/Faculty)
Modules Overview in Canvas (3 min/Students)
Rubrics Overview in Canvas (4 min/Faculty)
(Article) Students: How do I view rubric results for my assignment?
Quizzes Overview in Canvas (4 min/Faculty)
Quizzes Overview in Canvas (3 min/Students)
Canvas Knowledgebase Help Articles - Searchable!
Call, Chat, or Email the Boise State Help Desk.
Canvas Overview Webinar for Faculty Recording (120 Minutes)
Boise State Canvas Videos for Faculty.
Canvas Self-Paced Growing with Canvas Training
Create A Sandbox Site
Request a Live Course from Middleware
Canvas to Canvas Course Import (course copy)
Set/Edit Course Availability Dates
This is the equivalent of a “Canvas Consultation” for Faculty and Staff on Zoom.
Daily (*check the LTS Training Calendar for a current schedule)
Not available on University Holidays and weekends
How to Join the Session
Go to the LTS Training Calendar for Dates and Times along with the Zoom Link.
Current Session: Join immediately
Future Session: Save the event to your Google Calendar using the “copy to my calendar” tool (see screenshot to the right)
Special Events! Other events associated with LTS are posted on this same Events Calendar.
The LTS representative will open the session on Zoom. Visitors are assisted on a first-come-first-serve basis.
If zero users have joined the Zoom Session after 15 minutes, the session will close for that day.
Instructional Design Consultations can help answer pedagogical questions and recommend creative solutions with instructional expertise.
To get started, fill our the Request Form that best matches your Course Type below. Upon receiving the form an Instructional Designer from the CTL or eCampus will follow up.
Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) Consultation Request Form
eCampus Consultation Request Form
Types of Courses:
in-person, remote, hybrid
Canvas Article: Equitable by Design: Your UDL + Canvas LMS Checklist
Canvas Ally: Top 10 Accessibility Issues and Fixes
Image: The image does not have a description
Document: The document has contrast issues
The HTML's heading structure does not start at the right level
The document contains images without a description
Document: The document does not have a language set
Document: The document does not have any headings
Document: the document is untagged
Document: the document does not have a title
The HTML content has malformed lists
Document: the document has tables that don’t have any headers