Canvas

Our Learning Management System at Chemeketa for supporting teaching and learning.

  • Access classes in Canvas at: eLearn.chemeketa.edu
  • Login using your Chemeketa Single Sign-On username and password

Canvas News

    Canvas Courses with Early or Late Start Dates

    Canvas courses with early or late start dates during the term will now align more closely with the...

    Canvas Release Notes (2022-4-16)

    In this Canvas release: Account and Course Settings: Instructors can adjust the Assignments...

    Canvas Release Notes (2022-3-19)

    In this Canvas release: Rich Content Editor: The Equation Editor has been updated to be mobile...

    eTextbooks for Spring Term

    Chemeketa continues to offer access to Digital Course Materials at no cost for students during...

    Canvas Course Copy & Zoom Meetings – Spring Term

    REMINDER: clean up old Zoom Meetings in course calendar after course copy process in Canvas.Issue...

    Canvas Training & Support

    View the Canvas Training Schedule for dates and times for Instructor training offered via Zoom.

    Canvas Essentials: This zoom workshop is designed to introduce instructors to Canvas for teaching face-to-face / remote, online, and hybrid classes. Participants will also gain access to the online course to complete their training.

    Canvas Facilitation & Gradebook Training: This 90-minute session will focus on how to effectively facilitate your Canvas course. We’ll discuss ways to maintain regular and substantive interaction (RSI), grade and provide feedback to students, and use Canvas analytics. We’ll spend some time building out these features in your course shell at the end of the workshop.

    Canvas for Instructors – Online Course

    This online course is designed to help all instructors learn Canvas. In the course you will find details about Canvas features including screenshots, videos and quick links to learn more. All instructors have been enrolled in this course.

    Learning Pathways

    There are three learning pathways in this course:

    • Canvas Essentials – all instructors using Canvas should complete this pathway.
    • Canvas Mastery – instructors using Canvas with Hybrid and Online courses should complete this pathway.
    • Canvas Exemplary – this learning pathway is optional but encouraged for all instructors.

    Access the Canvas for Instructors Course to get started.

    Screenshot of the Canvas for Instructors course.

    Screenshot showing the Canvas Course for Instructors.


    Start of Term Access

    Students can access Canvas courses four days prior to the scheduled start date.

    Instructors should prepare their courses for student access prior to the start of term. Unpublish content or use availability dates to restrict access as needed. Instructors can also adjust their course dates under course settings to allow access on the first day of the term.

    Early or Late Start Course Dates

    Canvas courses with early or late start dates during the term will now align more closely with the start dates scheduled in Banner. Course start dates will be set four days prior to the scheduled start date in Banner providing early access for students in Canvas.

    Students enrolled in late start classes can see their upcoming course listed under Future Enrollments under All Courses in Canvas. Students should check their My Chemeketa class schedule regularly for class information.

    Past Courses in Canvas

    Courses in Canvas will automatically conclude (change to read-only access) Sunday, after final grades are due in My Chemeketa. This only applies to courses that are scheduled through Banner (our college Student Information System). Development shells and other manually created courses will remain active. For more information see Past Courses in Canvas.

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