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Canvas - Groups, Calendar, and Scheduler (Instructor)

This article provides links to documentation that explains how to use groups, calendar, and the scheduler in Canvas.

Below is a select list of documentation and videos. You can also view the complete list of Canvas documentation.


What is the Calendar for instructors?

Calendar overview (Video) [4:08]

How do I add an event to a course calendar?

How do I edit an event or assignment in the Calendar ?


What are Student Groups?

Groups: Creation & Management (Video) [5:48]

How do I create a new group set?


Use Scheduler to create appointment groups and allow students to sign up for a time slot within the appointment group. It can be used to create office hours, schedule TA sessions, and host other appointments. Scheduler works in tandem with Canvas Calendar. The Scheduler replaces Starfish Office Hours tool in Chalk.

What is the Scheduler?

How do I create an appointment group in the Scheduler?

How do I remove students from an appointment in the Scheduler?

Keywords:lms, learning_management_system, scheduling   Doc ID:67753
Owner:Cecilia L.Group:University of Chicago
Created:2016-10-11 16:36 CDTUpdated:2017-05-16 14:16 CDT
Sites:University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Sandbox
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