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Workshops & Events

Recorded Workshops  |   Consultations   |  Templates

Self-Paced Online Courses

If you want a self-paced option to learn everything you need to know about creating courses in Canvas, self-enroll now in the following courses:
For more information about these resources, please see our CTLT Workshops page

How can I provide Instructional Continuity
Access to CTLT workshop list

Commons: Templates

Where can I find these templates and how do I use them?

  • Cal Poly Canvas Template
  • Cal Poly Syllabus Template
  • Cal Poly Weekly Module Template
  • Cal Poly Student Support Services
  • Cal Poly Student Survey: Getting to Know You
  • Cal Poly - Student Support & Basic Needs: Page

Video Tutorials

Syllabus Videos

Did you know that there are 4 different ways you can place your syllabus into Canvas and that each one has its own advantages? Watch the introductory video that explains the particular advantages of the 4 different methods, and then watch the method that seems best for your personal teaching style.

Zoom Videos

Fall Conference Webinars - 2023

Note: Webinars are synchronous. They are held in Zoom, and they will be recorded for those who are unable to attend the scheduled dates and times. 

Intro to Canvas
During this presentation, faculty will learn the basics of Cal Poly Canvas’ login, navigation, tools, and menus. Support resources such as; course templates, online self-paced courses, web resources, email, chat, and consultations will also be demonstrated.


Recorded (captions still need editing)
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Canvas: Assessments & Gradebook Setup
During this presentation, faculty will get an overview of the Canvas Assessments tools and when to use them. Since all graded assessments will be added to the Gradebook, faculty will also learn about Gradebook settings and layout.


Recorded (captions still need editing)
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Recorded Workshops/Webinars

Summer/Fall 2022

March 2020

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

Consultations Options

Appointments are available now. Please see the recorded sessions above for additional information. 

Canvas - LMS Consultations are available. 

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  • Canvas support
  • Canvas course design
  • Using technology to support teaching and learning 
  • Canvas integrations
  • Online & blended teaching


  • Using Technology to support teaching and learning 
  • Canvas support 
  • Online & Blended Teaching
  • FlipGrid



  • Creating accessible course materials
  • Video captioning and embedding in a course
  • LMS Canvas and PolyLearn support 
  • Canvas course development
  • Online teaching strategies
  • Using technology to support teaching and learning 
  • Ally




    Archived workshop list available. 

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