Center for Learning, Experimentation, Application, and Research

Teaching Online

The Getting Started with Remote and/or Online series provides training and support for faculty teaching during the COVID-19 health crisis.  This series is designed to support faculty in the organization of their course materials, work with assignments, quizzes and exams; implement discussions and get the most out of their live Zoom sessions in Canvas.


  1. How to Organize Your Course – Creating Modules, Due Dates, a Using the Calendar to Stay Organized in Canvas
  2. How to Work with Graded Assignments – Creating Assignment Items, Grading Assignments, and Using the Assignments Index in Canvas
  3. How to Work with Quizzes & Exams – Creating Quizzes, Importing Questions, and Using Question Banks in Canvas
  4. How to Implement Discussions – Creating Discussion Items, Graded vs. Ungraded Discussion, and Using Discussion Prompts in Canvas
  5. How to Get the Most out of Zoom – Accessing Zoom, Scheduling a Session, and Using Zoom effectively during a Live Session
  6. How to Keep it Legal - Copyright, and Trademark Compliance
  7. Academic Integrity - Using Respondus Lockdown Browser & Monitor and other Alternative Assessments
  8. Teaching with Tech in a Socially Distant Classroom
  9. From Panopto to Canvas Studio: UNT's new video hosting service