Canvas Canvas is a learning management system that provides a platform to connect different digital tools in one location. This platform has been integrated within the NCEdCloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) Service. It will also integrate with Google Apps for Education and Microsoft Office 365. In DPI Canvas, LEA users can: Access state created professional learning Have collegial discussions with NC educators Search for materials shared by other NC Canvas users What sets Canvas apart? A clean, user-friendly interface A dashboard page that quickly summarizes assignments, announcements, and other relevant information across course sites Customizable notifications A working calendar that can be added to Google Calendar, iCal, or other popular calendar tools Support for media content The power of the cloud – it just works. Canvas includes several primary LMS tools, a user-friendly online environment, and the ability to connect educators across North Carolina easily. Districts can acquire Canvas through a state negotiated convenience contract. To obtain Canvas, please contact Christina Clayton. Canvas Resources 2021-22 Teacher Webinars For the 2021-22 school year, we are offering evening webinars for educators on various aspects of Canvas. Below are the information, registration links, and recordings throughout the year. Participants in the live sessions will receive a certificate for 0.1 DLC CEU. Date Topic Link October 26, 2021 7-8pm Course Accessibility Recording November 18, 2021 7-8pm Formative Assessments Recording December 7, 2021 7-8pm MasteryPaths Recording January 20, 2022 7-8pm Course Design Recording February 10, 2022 7-8pm Course Accessibility Recording March 10, 2022 7-8pm Formative Assessments Recording April 7, 2022 7-8pm MasteryPaths Recording Canvas YouTube Playlist Browse our recorded webinars and training videos on our YouTube Playlist. Canvas Instructor Guides Need help with Canvas? Check out the Instructor Guides provided by Canvas for step-by-step instructions.