Canvas is the Learning Management System used by Indiana University. Canvas provides interaction between learners and instructors through tools such as learning modules, quizzes, assignments, announcements, discussions, and more. In addition, Canvas integrates other tools useful for teaching and learning such as
- Kaltura for recordings,
- Top Hat for audience response,
- Google Docs for collaboration,
- and Zoom, for real-time web conferencing.
Audience that uses it
Canvas can be used by all levels of teaching and learning within the IU School of Medicine.
Canvas is a web-based system, available to users with modern browsers and an internet connection.
Contact for assistance
Instructors needing Canvas assistance may contact a member of the Educational Technology team, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Links to How-To docs
Popular collection of Canvas documents on the IU’s Knowledge Base: https://kb.iu.edu/d/bexp
Canvas Instructor Guide: https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-10460