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Welcome to Canvas

Canvas is Lawrence Tech's learning management system!  Our eHelp website is here to help you with how to get your Canvas courses up and running.

Commonly Asked Questions

How can I copy/import Previous Canvas course into my new Canvas shell?

What is the Rich Content Editor?

Internet Requirements
Can you provide minimum recommended internet data speeds from internet providers for students (and faculty) at home for Internet and Browsers?
Suggested Minimum Internet Requirements (Online)

The Rich Content Editor, the text box area, has been updated by Canvas. To learn more and how to navigate the new changes go to the Rich Content Editor Guides from Canvas.


How do I to take Attendance?

What are assignment groups?

How do I weight assignments?

How to set up discussion boards so student must reply before they see other replies (specifically where - #2 under Options)

Can students add media to a discussion board post/reply?

How can I set a group project as an assignment? How can students work on a group project in Canvas?

How can I use rubrics?

How can I create an assignment or quiz (Classic Quizzes, New Quizzes) for students?

How do I add additional time on assignments for students needing special accommodations?

How do I add additional time on quizzes for students needing special  accommodations?
Classic Quizzes Student Accommodations and
New Quizzes Student Accommodations

Is there a way to see when students submit quiz and attempt detail?
Quiz Statistics 
allows a downloadable spread sheet that provides detailed information on quizzes


How can I record a lecture in Kaltura without camera?

How do I add a Kaltura media recording to a course for students?


How do I set up weekly recurring Zoom sessions in Canvas?

How can I create (and use) Zoom breakout rooms?

Zoom Participation Reports (attendance)?

Problems with audio in Zoom sessions

How do I record a Zoom session

Zoom Cloud recordings

We have created a Canvas course (Module 0 for Faculty) that introduces you to Canvas and its features and tools.

Download the tri-fold booklet that contains quick tips about Canvas for faculty on the go.