Help with Teaching Your Online Course

The course design cycle is done, but you're not alone. We've compiled these resources to help as you teach your online course for the first time.

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  • Start of Term Checklist: Find answers to frequently asked questions and important reminders to help prepare for the start of term
  • Copy Course Content: Learn how to copy course content such as assignments, modules, pages, and discussions from previous Canvas courses into existing courses
  • CarmenCanvas Instructional Guides: Access various guides on how to use Canvas, build course content, integrate with other tools and more
  • Carmen Groups for Instructors: Learn how to use Groups to build interactivity and shrink the size of large-enrollment courses
  • Carmen Student View: Discover how to check the appearance and function of a course as a student
  • Carmen Gradebook: Learn how to use the Gradebook




Templates, Tools and Compliance