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Switching to Canvas

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CIA is transitioning from Jenzabar to Canvas for our Learning Management System (LMS) in Spring 2023. This means that all courses from Spring 2023 on will need to be housed on Canvas. This is a user-friendly platform with great supportive resources. The T...

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Link to Canvas:

Link to Video of Zoom Training Session with CIAThis 90-minute training session provided an overview of Canvas, including migrating content from Jenzabar e-learning to Canvas.

Introduction to Canvas (online, self-paced course with additional resources) - you will need to sign into Canvas to access this through the Help tab. 

  • This course provides a robust introduction to using Canvas. If you are new to Canvas or need a refresher, this is a great place to start. 
  • Sign into Canvas, click on Help (lower left corner), and scroll down to Training Services Portal. You will have to authorize your account, and then you can access various trainings, including this one:

How to Migrate Your Content from another Canvas Account (video)

This youtube video explains how to export a course from another canvas account and import it into a current account. The presenter has a lot of great videos on utilizing Canvas.

Step-by-step guides for Canvas use (with screenshots)

This webpage from Tufts University has great guides to using different Canvas functions.

Great Canvas Resources

This guide from Canvas provides several links to help you get started with Canvas. It includes links to guides, videos on creating Canvas content, and other useful tools.