Canvas Communication

In this collection, you will learn about the various methods of communicating with your students available to you through the Canvas Learning Management System.

Goals and Objectives:

Obtain a basic knowledge of the navigation and function of:

  • The Inbox
  • The Calendar
  • Course Announcements
  • Discussion Boards


  • Canvas Instructure Account
  • A new or pre-existing Canvas course
  • Basic knowledge of the navigation of the Canvas LMS

For more information about other Canvas tools, use the #Canvas search feature in Pyxis.  If you are new to Canvas, you may wish to start with the Canvas 101 collection in Pyxis.