The training outlined below has been designed to get you up to speed on policies, procedures and technology vital to your teaching success, and are a required part of your onboarding process.

Please complete the following modules: (please click on links to access each module)

1.  Academic & Administrative Policies ModulesSelf-paced.
 – Mandatory

2.  Canvas Training Series

This four-part series has been designed to provide essential basic and intermediate instruction and pedagogical perspective on course delivery using the Canvas LMS:

A. Teaching at Schulich – Instructor-Led Online (recommended)
B. Teaching at Schulich – Self-Paced Option

Part 1: Creating your Course on Canvas
Part 2: Designing & Delivering Synchronous Classes
Part 3: Learning Activities & Assessments
Part 4: Communication, Grading and Feedback

Bonus – Teaching at Schulich Q&A Drop-in Sessions

The Office of Curriculum Innovation & Teaching Excellence (CITE) continues to host drop-in sessions twice weekly for instructors and staff who have questions about online learning tools. Select the ‘Join Live Session‘ link above to attend any session listed for the term. Ask an expert at Schulich your questions related to teaching and learning technologies, including questions that may arise from attending the ‘Teaching at Schulich’ training sessions. There are no pre-requisites to joining these drop-in sessions. Discussions can include anything related to the following platforms or topics:

    • Canvas
    • Zoom
    • Echo360
    • Qualtrics
    • Textbook Publisher Integrations

Classroom A/V Technology Training

This hands-on, in-person training will provide instructors with an overview of how to use the classroom technology at Schulich. There will be opportunities to practice starting up the podium, sharing a presentation, using the document camera, connecting your personal laptop to the podium, and bringing remote guest speakers into the in-person classroom.

In-person options: Date Time
n/a n/a
Self-paced option: Classroom A/V Technology Training Video

New Faculty Orientation
August 17, 2022

For a comprehensive collection of Schulich-specific Canvas training materials, training schedules (instructor-led online and self-paced) and support please see Learning Tools Support – Guides & Training (Passport York credentials required).