Recorded: Using Groups in Canvas

Monday, January 1 1900 @ 07:00 PM to 07:00 PM

Academy of Teaching Scholars Competency: Instructional Technology



In Canvas, Groups allow instructors to create spaces for groups of students to submit group assignments, participate in discussions, and collaborate as part of a course. Groups in Canvas also enable instructors to assign different assignments and due dates to separate groups quickly and easily. This workshop will present an overview of Groups in Canvas and demonstrate best practices for their successful use.

What You’ll learn

  • how to create and manage Groups in Canvas
  • how to create separate assignments and due dates for different groups
  • strategies for designing quality groupwork activities that captialize on Canvas features


This event fulfills the Instructional Technology competency for the Academy of Teaching Scholars.