Canvas Basics

Moodle will not be available for instruction after Summer 2019.

Migrating content from Moodle, using our Canvas template, and learning six core Canvas skills are ways to get started more quickly with Canvas. LATIS staff can help you with planning, migration and course design.



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Web Annotation Tools

Web annotation tools are a great way to get your students to interact with web pages, text documents, PDFs, images or videos. These types of programs allow for deeper engagement with course readings and can lead to more insightful class discussions. Using annotation tools in your course will push your students to reflect more on course content.


Here are some annotation tools available to you:

Summer and Fall 2019 Course Migrations

Do you still have courses on Moodle that need to be moved to Canvas? LATIS is now accepting course migration requests for Summer and Fall 2019! Please submit your courses by filling out the migration request form and we will get them back to you as timely as possible.


If you have any questions or would like to set up a consultation with a LATIS academic technologist, please email us at


Migrate from Moodle

Request a Course Migration

Move content from your Moodle courses to get a jump start in Canvas. We can do this for you or you can move it yourself.

Learn about Canvas

Learn about Canvas

Learn about building and teaching in Canvas, including self-paced online options and a CLA example site and template.


Workshops and Training

Attend a workshop in person or online to deepen your learning about building and teaching in Canvas.