Webinar recording - Canvas Communication

This live webinar gives participants a brief overview of the communications tools in Canvas.

Webinar recording of Canvas Communication


The main focus of the Canvas Communications webinar is how to establish and maintain communication with students using sections and groups in Canvas. After a quick recap on the differences between sections and groups, you will be introduced to navigating and making use of the Canvas Inbox, Calendar and Announcements with easy to follow demonstrations.

Topics to be covered in this webinar are:

  • Targeting communication with sections or groups
  • Inbox
  • Calendar
  • Announcements

Intended learning outcomes

At the completion of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Navigate the Inbox and know how to send messages to students, sections and groups via Canvas Inbox
  • Navigate the Calendar and are familiar with the set up process of appointment groups
  • Locate announcement settings in your subject and send announcements to entire subject.

Workshop guides

We highly recommend that you have watched the Canvas Getting started webinar recording before viewing the recording or registering for this webinar.

To register for an upcoming workshop explore the faculty and centrally run schedules.