To help you explore this new course platform, starting with Fall 2016 all courses are now available in Canvas as well as Blackboard. To assist with your transition, we have also copied over the last two academic years of your course content from Blackboard to Canvas.
- Request a test "sandbox" course site if you wish to try Canvas features outside of your semester-specific Canvas sites.
- Request a Canvas site for an organization.
Log in to Canvas to check it out and see the faculty resources below for ideas and support.
Sample text to use for sending an email or an announcement to your students introducing Canvas.
Georgetown Canvas Support Site - A Georgetown-specific guide to getting started and using Canvas
Canvas Instructor Guide by Instructure - A comprehensive knowledge-base guide from the makers of Canvas
Canvas Workshop Recordings - Video recordings of the Canvas workshops offered at the 2016 Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI)
Canvas Days (August 24-25, 2016) - Canvas workshops and drop-in support hours for Georgetown faculty
*Please note, for those who prefer, Blackboard will still be available for use in all of your courses.