We are excited to welcome you to the 2017 Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI) at Georgetown University, May 22-25 in the Healey Family Student Center. We have an exciting programming schedule to offer you that includes innovative sessions, workshops, keynote speakers, social hours and more! Please use this tool, SCHED, to select the individual sessions you would like to attend throughout the week of TLISI. Please note—we recommend you select your sessions as soon as possible, as some sessions are capped at specific capacities! If you have any questions, please email tlisi@georgetown.edu. Thank you and we’ll see you in May!
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Wednesday, May 24 • 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Getting Started and Building Your Course Site in Canvas - ONLINE ATTENDANCE ONLY - 4:15-5:45

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4:15-5:45 - One and a half hour session
This training will be held virtually via Zoom. 
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Learn more about Georgetown's newest learning management system (LMS) Canvas, and get started building your course. Below are some of the topics that can be covered during this session:
  • adding content to Canvas
  • migrating content from Blackboard to Canvas
  • how assignments are created, submitted, and graded
  • how to use the calendar to schedule class sessions, events, and appointments
  • how to communicate with students using announcements, conversations, and notifications
  • how to cross-list (combine) Canvas sites
  • how to use Canvas Support 


Vartan Akchyan

Education Technologist, Georgetown University
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Peter Barbee

eLearning Analyst, Georgetown University

Wednesday May 24, 2017 4:15pm - 5:45pm EDT