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Canvas Homepage Design is a Course

Canvas Homepage Design

Feb 20 - Feb 21, 2019


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The Homepage is the first page students see when entering a course, and first impressions matter! This synchronous webinar will demonstrate how to make an attractive and user-friendly Homepage for your Canvas course by incorporating links, downloaded fonts, buttons and graphics, etc.

Upon completion of the Canvas Homepage Design Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Design an attractive Homepage in Canvas by completing the following tasks:
  • Change Home Page Options.
  • Link Content from the Home Page.
  • Download fonts and save them correctly to use in Canvas.
  • Create tables and buttons to aid in homepage navigation.

Session Date: February 20th, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm


Kimberly Ellis



Kimberly Ellis has a Master of Science degree in Instructional Technology, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Technology Education, and 11 years teaching experience. Kimberly has a passion for seeing students excel in the classroom, and currently serves as the Instructional Design Coordinator at Pearl River Community College, which is part of the Mississippi Virtual Community College (MSVCC) consortium. As Instructional Design Coordinator, Kimberly helps ensure high-quality online courses through training, support, and evaluation feedback. However, Kimberly’s niche in this role is to help instructors create engaging learning activities and compelling course content. Kimberly has extensive experience using Blackboard and Canvas learning management systems.

Kimberly believes that in order to be successful in something, you have to be self-motivated and pursue ongoing professional and personal development. She considers herself to be a lifelong learner and has most recently completed the following: Apple Teacher Certification, Google Educator Level 1 Certification, Quality Matters (QM) Peer Reviewer course, Applying the QM Rubric course, and QM Coordinator Training course. She voluntary commits herself to lifelong learning to excel in her career passions.

Kimberly also enjoys spending time with her husband and teenage daughter. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring new restaurants, traveling, going to the pottery or yoga studio, and shopping.

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