Canvas Transition

Fall 2019 Canvas Update

See what’s new in Canvas for Fall. Check out our Fall 2019 Canvas Update.


Canvas Course Setup Tips


Fall 2019 Canvas Course Setup Sessions

The VPTL Canvas team is offering Canvas course setup session to help you get started with your Fall 2019 Canvas courses. To set up an appointment, please email us at


New Syllabus Design: Easier File Upload

On August 9, the Stanford Canvas team implemented an improvement to the Syllabus tool in order to provide instructors an easier, more intuitive way to upload a single syllabus file. Guide: How do I add a syllabus?


Stanford Canvas Course Profile

This Canvas Course Profile features Marta Gaia Zanchi’s  exemplary use of Canvas to enhance teaching and learning. She shares her approach to leveraging Canvas to facilitate collaboration and support her course’s project-based and team-based learning experiences that mix in-classroom lectures, panels and flipped-classroom breakout sessions with independent teamwork by students outside of class hours.