Canvas Training and Beyond

Canvas Training and Beyond

CELT coordinates the ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC), Open Labs, a Course Design Institute, the Teaching Technology Conference, and workshops for Quality Matters, a nationally-recognized quality assurance standard. There are many resources found on the MyCanvas Teacher at ISU website along with online training given by Canvas professionals via CELT’s Online Training with Canvas webpage. Finally, if you need individualized assistance you may request a consultation with one of CELT’s Instructional Designers.

Canvas Open Labs

To receive one-to-one assistance, contact the CELT Response Team Call us through the CELT Response Team 515-294-5357 (Monday-Friday, 10-2 p.m.). If needed, staff will meet

CELT Summer Course Design Institute

CELT Summer Course Design Institute The CELT Course Design Institute (CDI) focuses on course planning, building a student-centered course in Canvas, active engagement strategies, learning

ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

ISU Online Learning Community The purpose of this topic-based teaching and learning community is to share campus best practices to improve online teaching and learning;

Online Course Essentials (ONCE) workshop

Online Course Essentials (ONCE) workshop Regardless of the course modality (e.g., face-to-face, virtually, hybrid), this interactive virtual event introduces to a tool set consisting of

Online Training with Canvas

Canvas Online Training Things to Consider: Iowa State University Specific Canvas Conferences is no longer recommended by Iowa State University as BigBlueButton has limited us

Quality Matters Workshops

QM Workshops Quality Matters (QM) professional development has two distinct purposes: Support individuals who seek out information about the QM processes and tools to gain

Where to go for help

Support at Iowa State You may wish to contact one of the support units listed below. Please note which program, department, or college each unit

Don't Forget the 24/7 Canvas Support and MyCanvas Teacher at ISU

As a reminder, Canvas offers 24/7 support options. View the list in Canvas by using the ?Help icon on the Global Navigation menu (far left of your screen):

  • Canvas Support Line (Call 515-294-4000, then follow the prompts to connect to Canvas)
  • Live Chat with Canvas Support 
  • A web-based Report a Problem Form

The MyCanvas Teacher at ISU website is designed to familiarize instructors and staff with information on the tools and features of Canvas to prepare them for course design and delivery. 

Visit the MyCanvas Teacher at ISU website